Last year the class included Russ Heard, Brian Cowie, Anna Schnell and the 1934 Burnaby Cougars women’s lacrosse team.
Who will be joining the ranks of celebrated athletic stars this time around? The Burnaby Sports Hall of Fame is counting down to induction day, and invites the public to put forth nominations for the class of 2016.
To nominate an athlete, coach, builder or a team, visit their website at burnabysportshalloffame.ca where you can download a nomination form. Once completed, mail it to: Nomination c/o Jill Porter, Burnaby Parks, Recreation and Cultural Services, 101-4946 Canada Way, Burnaby B.C., V5G 4H7. The deadline for nominations is Nov. 20.
An announcement of the 2016 inductees will be made in December. The induction banquet is on Feb. 25 at the Firefighters’ Banquet Hall on Bonsor St.