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Manitoba Sports Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony presented by Manitoba Liquor Mart

Celebrate Manitoba's rich sport heritage at the 2018 Manitoba Sports Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony presented by Manitoba Liquor Mart. The Manitoba Sports Hall of Fame will induct seven individuals and one team who have earned their place in Manitoba’s sport history. This year's slate of inductees is exceptional! Don't miss this premiere event!

Rub shoulders with Manitoba's finest athletes and sport builders. Enjoy the cocktail hour (cash bar) followed by a three course meal with wine. Peruse the Silent Auction and bid on fabulous items including memorabilia from our newest inductees and other Honoured Members.


Tickets are on sale now on our event ticketing website.


This year’s individual recipients in the Athlete category include: a decorated blind Paralympic swimmer, the all-time WHA leader in goalie games played, wins and playoff wins, a seven-time national speed skating champion, a two-time World curling champion, and an international basketball phenom.
The Builder category is made up of a former president of the Canadian Handball Association and a boxing official who’s a judge, jury member, and technical delegate and official for the International Boxing Association.
The only Manitoba ladies golf team to win the Canadian Ladies Amateur Team title rounds out this year’s slate of inductees.

Don Brownell*
Handball – Builder

Kirby Cote
Swimming – Athlete

Joe Daley
Hockey – Athlete

Nieva Embuldeniya
Boxing – Builder

Donna (McCannell) Keating
Speed Skating – Athlete

Jeff Stoughton
Curling – Athlete

Joey Vickery
Basketball – Athlete

1962 Manitoba Ladies Golf Team

* inducted posthumously

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Event Information

Saturday, November 3, 2018

Doors Open: 5:00 p.m. 
Cocktails and Silent Auction viewing: 5:00 p.m.
Dinner: 6:30 p.m.
Induction Ceremony: 8:00 p.m.

Victoria Inn Hotel and Convention Centre
1808 Wellington Ave, Winnipeg, MB


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