Mike Weir To Be Inducted Into Canada’s Sports Hall of Fame
Mike Weir is one of nine Canadians who will be inducted into Canada’s Sports Hall of Fame in 2017. The announcement came this morning that Weir will receive the prestigious honour along with former Maple Leaf and Calgary Flames player Lanny McDonald, Olympic Gold Medal winning triathlete Simon Whitfield, Olympic Gold Medal speed skater Cindy Klassen, Olympic Gold Medal winning wrestler Carol Huynh, Lacrosse player Gaylord Powless and women’s basketball team the Edmonton Grads. Dr. Robert W. Jackson and Dr. Charles Taylor will also be inducted as builders of Canadian sport.
The induction ceremony will take place November 9 in Toronto.