Did you know that it was a Canadian who invented the game of basketball? Or that hockey pucks were not round when the game first began? Find out more fun facts at Canada’s Sports Hall of Fame!
Who is Canada’s Sports Hall of Fame?
Canada’s Sports Hall of Fame, located at WinSport’s Canada Olympic Park in Calgary, is an international award-winning facility with over 40,000 square feet of inspiring experiences featuring 12 galleries, dozens of hands-on interactive exhibits and a collection of 100,000 artefacts. Each year, Canada’s Sport Hall of Fame selects the country’s most influential and inspiring athletes and sport builders who are inducted as Honoured Members. Our mission is to share the stories of their achievements so that we can inspire all Canadians to be the best they can be in all aspects of life. Induction into Canada’s Sports Hall of Fame is the highest sporting honour in Canada. Visit sportshall.ca to learn more about corporate and private facility rentals, education programs, and upcoming events.
What can you do there?
Canada’s Sports Hall of Fame is the perfect place to beat the Alberta cold weather blues where your family can learn and be active. Shadow box with Lennox Lewis, test your skills on the ski jump simulator, wheelchair race against Chantal Petitclerc, and see the 12 interactive galleries honouring the history of Canadian Sport.
Visit www.sportshall.ca for more information!