Sports Wall of Fame

The City of Medicine Hat recognizes community leaders, honours individuals and teams while instilling a sense of pride in outstanding sports achievement through the Sports Wall of Fame.

  • Do you know someone that is a true sports ambassador of Medicine Hat?
  • Have they been recognized nationally or internationally?
  • Do you think they belong on the City of Medicine Hat Sports Wall of Fame?

Selection criteria

  • Signification local, provincial, national or international recognition
  • Sustained ambassadorship of Medicine Hat in sports
  • Longevity of achievement in sports
  • Contribution towards the betterment of the sports community
  • Born in or has moved to Medicine Hat or area within the last 10 years and considers the Medicine Hat area an important part of their life experience
  • Excelled in sports as a leader (an athlete, builder, administrator, official, media/broadcaster, sports writer, team, sponsor)
  • Minimum of 10 years of experience in their field and has had outstanding or extraordinary success
  • Athletes must be retired from competition, but can still be involved in the sport in other ways

Nomination information

  • Nominations are accepted and received throughout the year
  • The nomination form must include a minimum of two letters of support
  • Nominees must be in retirement from competition or following an outstanding achievement that warrants special recognition
  • Nominees are eligible for three selection years only, and then will be removed from the selection process unless their accomplishments have changed and they are nominated again at a later date
  • City Council conducts final review and approval of all applications
  • A public reception and plaque unveiling will be hosted by the City of Medicine Hat     
  • A permanent plaque will be installed on the Sports Wall of Fame at the Family Leisure Centre

The annual submission deadline is September 30.