Honouring the history of sport in the Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo.In particular those individuals and teams who have achieved extraordinary distinction to the development and advancement of sport.

Recognition of local athletes, builders, team and coaches and a celebration of their accomplishments and community involvement.


Lori Olson-Johns              

Olson-Johns named final Class of 2016 inductee
Curler Olson-Johns rounds out Class of 2016 inductees      

Curtis J. Phillips  
Builder (Media)

Phillips named third inductee for Class of 2016

Local sports advocate and visionary Curtis ‘CJ’ Phillips recognized

Ernie Kimball      

Kimball named second inductee for Class of 2016
Special Olympics coach and advocate Kimball to be honoured

Alwyn Piche        

Piche named first inductee for Class of 2016
Keyano Huskies volleyball star Piche to be honoured            


Thank you to all students who submitted essays.

The Wood Buffalo Sports Hall of Fame Society is pleased to announce the winning essays of the Youth Essay Contest.

Avery De Pape

Holy Trinity Catholic High School

Age 12

Essay Title: "Dance, My Passion"

Rayhan Ikharia

Fort McMurray Islamic School

Age 10

Essay Title: Hockey