Art Davis

Biography


- Calgary sport builder who worked tirelessly for advancements of hockey, football soccer and golf organizations.

- Especially active in growth and development of Calgary Soccer and the building of the South Indoor Centre, housing seven pitches.

- President of Soccer Alberta, Canadian Soccer Association Canadian Senior Golf Association.

- First Chair of the Saddledome Foundation, a volunteer board representing the City of Calgary as owner of the Saddledome. Board is responsible for the disbursement of funds paid by the Calgary Flames Hockey Team primarily to: the Parks Foundation, Amateur Sports Program, Calgary Olympic Development Association, (CODA) and Hockey Canada.

- Inducted in Alberta Sports Hall of Fame, 2011 and recipient of Alberta Achievement Award in 1989.

"The more you hesitate in a game, the more your chance of getting hit. Your focus isn't there. When you hesitate, usually you're in trouble."

Sidney Crosby