Sports wall of fame

The YMCA located at 50 Monogram Pl. in Quinte West is the proud home to the City of Quinte West’s Sports Wall of Fame. The wall honours athletes, builders and teams from the Quinte West community and an induction ceremony is held at the YMCA in July. Nominations are due by Dec. 31 of each year to qualify for the following year’s induction.

If you would like to nominate an athlete, builder, or team, please contact:

The City of Quinte West Wall of Fame Committee
7 Creswell Dr.,
P.O. Box 490
Trenton, ON  K8V 5R6

Or email events@quintewest.ca

Wall of Fame nomination criteria

Eligibility requirements:

An athlete must:

  1. Be a Quinte West resident or a Quinte West and district resident for part of the period for which outstanding performance is claimed.
  2. An athlete shall be evaluated with respect to their contribution to sport at the international, national and provincial levels. 
  3. Have compiled an outstanding record that extends over some time in one or more sports. 
  4. Normally the athlete has retired from the sport to qualify for induction.

A Builder must:

  1. Be a Quinte West resident or a Quinte West and district resident for part of the period for which outstanding performance is claimed.
  2. A Builder directs athletes in a leadership capacity. A Builder is a coach, trainer, manager, official, administrator, sports volunteer or facility/program developer but is not a professional promoter, sponsor, or fundraiser.
  3. A Builder may be inactive to considered and shall be evaluated for their outstanding effort in one or more sports, generally over at least 10 years, not necessarily consecutive.
  1. Be based in Quinte West when the competition is acclaimed and documented.
  2. Win at provincial, national, or international championships.
  3. Be composed of two or more members.
  4. Normally, they must be retired following an outstanding succession of national victories or after winning a national or international victory.

Wall of Fame nomination form 

Nominations for Athletes, Builders and Teams must be signed by the nominator and can be emailed to events@quintewest.ca or mailed to the City of Quinte West Wall of Fame Committee. 

Nominations should outline as much factual information as possible, giving details of the nominees’ accomplishments and supporting documentary evidence.

A 5″ x 7″ photograph of the nominee is also required. 

The Sports Wall of Fame Committee will review all nominations. 

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