Welcome to Brantford and Area Sports Hall of Recognition

The Brantford and Area Sports Hall of Recognition is closed until further notice.

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Helping to preserve and promote the hard work and achievements of local athletes and sports builders

The Wayne Gretzky Sports Centre is the hub for sporting activities in Brantford. This fact, combined with over a million visitors each year, makes it the ideal home for the Brantford and Area Sports Hall of Recognition. Brantford and the surrounding area have been home to numerous Olympic athletes and many others who have achieved national and international prominence in their sport.

The Brantford and Area Sports Hall of Recognition is a 3,000 square foot space which proudly recognizes our hometown heroes through features such as Inductee artifact and memorabilia displays, Honour Wall of Recognition, Interactive Inductee touch screen zone, Trivia Game and Broadcast Booth as well as a Mini Theatre and Wayne Gretzky tribute area. View more about the magic and nostalgia of the Sports Hall.

2020 Induction Ceremony Announcement

In light of Covid-19 and the requirement to refrain from social activities, the Sports Hall Executive Committee and City of Brantford staff have made the decision to postpone the June 10, 2020 Induction Ceremony to a new date but the location will remain the same. The Ceremony will now take place on Wednesday, October 21 at 6:30 p.m. at the Best Western Plus Brant Park Inn & Conference Centre in Brantford, ON. Tickets will be made available in September 2020 and invitees will be notified closer to that time.
Please email sportshall@brantford.ca for more information or if you have further questions.