Sportsman of the Year

Nominate by March 1, 2021

Who Are They

The Calgary Booster Club supports athleticism from grassroots and development levels up to elite. Since 1951, the Club has raised and disbursed millions in grants, scholarships, and awards to athletes and sport associations.


Submit a maximum of five letters of recommendation to support your nomination. The following criteria will be analyzed and evaluated in the selection process:

- nomination must have received an Honoured Athletic Leader Award in the past
- length of service as a coach, official, volunteer, and/or administrator
- active promotion of sport
- degree of involvement, i.e. variety of positions within a sport, different sports
- volunteer time, paid time
- impact on sport(s), i.e. growth, profile, participation levels
- number of people impacted
- Sport-related accomplishments - community, media, awards, peer recognition
- Calgary, Provincial, National and/or International influence


"I think what it takes to succeed remains the same. You have to have a real love of your sport to carry you through all the bad times, you still want to go ski even when things aren't working. You must have a commitment to work hard and to never give up."

Nancy Greene