Nominations Sought for Jump Canada Hall of Fame
Ottawa, Ontario – The Jump Canada Hall of Fame is currently calling for nominations for its 2018 Induction class. The Jump Canada Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony, presented by BMO, will be held as part of a black-tie gala on Sunday, November 4, 2018, at the Liberty Grand in Toronto, ON.
Current categories recognized by the Jump Canada Hall of Fame include Builder – Individual; Builder – Organization; Groom; Pony; Hunter; Jumper; Rider; Sponsor; Media; Official; Trainer/Coach; and Team/Event. The nomination criteria for potential Jump Canada Hall of Fame candidates are available on the Equestrian Canada website here.
“The nomination process gives our membership an opportunity to share their stories about those who have made our sport special, and to put forward suggestions for future inductees,” said Mark Samuel, Chair of the Jump Canada Hall of Fame.
Submissions for consideration for the 2018 Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony are due to the Hall of Fame Committee by June 30, 2018. The committee will then deliberate and announce this year’s Inductees from among all nominations received to date. Nominations not accepted for induction in 2018 will be retained and considered in future years.
Profiles of previous inductees can be found at https://www.equestrian.ca/sport/jumping/awards.
The Jump Canada Hall of Fame committee includes Mark Samuel (Chair), Jennifer Anstey, Evie Frisque, Muffie Guthrie, Bobbie Reber, Phil Rozon, Jennifer Ward, and Nancy Wetmore.