John Kasperski now in the Canadian Masters Athletics Hall of Fame!

Inducted into the Ontario Masters Athletics Hall of Fame in 2019, and the Peterborough & District Sports Hall of Fame in 2020, John Kasperski has been announced as one of three inductees named to the 2020 class of the Canadian Masters Athletics Hall of Fame for his prowess in Track and Field throws and throws…

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Remembering Local Softball Great Isobel Nichols

Isobel Nichols

Condolences are extended to family, friends and teammates of softball great Isobel Nichols who passed away at the Peterborough Regional Health Centre May 26, 2021 after a suffering a brief illness (not COVID-related) Remembered as ‘the gentle giant’, Nichols was always there for her teammates and friends. Her positive, supportive nature along with her athletic…

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In case you missed Jim Clement’s original broadcast……

In case you missed the original airing on YourTV, Dan Malta’s interview of Jim Clement and his outstanding shooting career is now available by clicking on the link below. This interview, part of the “Sports Legends of Peterborough & District” series, initially aired on April 5, 2021. Each Tuesday night at 8 PM, the series…

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Condolences to the family of All-Round Athlete Fred Garvey

Fred Garvey

Condolences are extended to the family, teammates and friends of Hall of Fame inductee Fred Garvey. Mr. Garvey passed away April 22, 2021 in his 97th year. Fred leaves behind his wife Teresa, and children Donna, Fred, Jr., Carmel, Elizabeth and Anne Marie. It was his prowess in hockey and baseball that garnered Fred a…

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Condolences to Peter Vanwensem and Family

The Peterborough & District Sports Hall of Fame is saddened to learn of the passing of Carla Vanwensem, wife of 63 years of Hall inductee Peter Vanwensem. Carla passed away Tuesday, April 13, 2021 at the age of 83. A celebration of life will be held for Carla at a later date. Please see Carla…

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Now Available: 2021 PDSHOF Bursary Application

2020 Bursary Recipients

The Peterborough & District Sports Hall of Fame is pleased to announce that the 2021-2022 Bursary Application is now available. (Pictured above is a composite of the 2020 recipients) The applicant must be a graduating OSSD student, who has applied to a College (CAAT), University, or other institute of higher learning acceptable to the selection…

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John Kasperski interview now available on demand

In case you missed the original airing on YourTV, Dan Malta’s interview of masters track and field athlete John Kasperski is now available by clicking on the link below. This interview, part of the “Sports Legends of Peterborough & District” series, initially aired on March 29, 2021. Each Tuesday night at 8 PM, the series…

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Condolences extended to Mary Hinan-Grose and Family

Condolences to Hall of Fame member Mary Hinan-Grose on the passing of her husband Terry Grose who had a long standing connection to sports in the community. In particular, Terry spent 40 years as an OHL off-ice official and timekeeper for the Peterborough Petes and was an avid Petes fan in his retirement. Our thoughts…

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Clair Leahy interview now available on demand

William Leahy

In case you missed the original broadcast of the Clair Leahy interview with Dan Malta, you can now watch it by clicking on the YourTV link below. Each Tuesday night the series “Sports Legends of Peterborough & District” features a new inductee interview on YourTV channel 700 HD or channel 10 at 8:00 PM. Tune…

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Jim Clement and Shooting – Tuesday night on YourTV!

James Clement

Peterborough & District Sports Hall of Fame inductee Jim Clement with sit down with Dan Malta Tuesday April 6, 2021. The show, which airs on YourTV, channel 700 HD or channel 10 at 8 PM Tuesdays or 8 AM Saturdays, will highlight Jim’s outstanding career in the sport of rifle, trap and skeet shooting! Inducted in…

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John Kasperski to be Interviewed On YourTV tonight!

Inductee John Kasperski is the featured guest this week on Dan Malta’s “Sports Legends of Peterborough & District”. The show, which airs on YourTV, channel 700 HD or channel 10 at 8 PM Tuesdays or 8 AM Saturdays, will highlight John’s track and field career. Kasperski has achieved success at the provincial, national and international…

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Watch Clair Leahy interview on YourTV tonight

William Leahy

Local basketball and softball legend Clair Leahy will be interviewed Tuesday March 23 2021 by Dan Malta, YourTV’s host of the series “Sports Legends of Peterborough & District” Inducted in the athlete category for his prowess in basketball and softball, Leahy’s organizational, coaching and contributions as an author of a windmill pitching publication sealed his…

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Clair Leahy, John Kasperski and Jim Clement will be next guests of Dan Malta

Broadcasting on March 23, Clair Leahy will be our next featured “Sports Legend of Peterborough & District” interviewed by Dan Malta. Dan will delve into the basketball and softball career that made Clair an obvious candidate for his 1994 induction into the Peterborough & District Sports Hall of Fame. Watch Dan Malta’s series “Sports Legends…

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Remembering ‘bowling great’ Doug Miller

Doug Miller

Condolences to family, friends and teammates of Doug Miller who passed away March 4th 2021 at the age of 93. Mr. Miller was inducted into the Peterborough & District Sports Hall of Fame in 2008 for his outstanding achievements in lacrosse, hockey, boxing and as an athlete and builder in the sport of bowling. His…

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Broadcast Schedule now available

Watch Dan Malta’s series “Sports Legends of Peterborough & District” on YourTV, channel 700 HD or channel 10 at 8 PM Tuesdays or 8 AM Saturdays. Tune in weekly to hear the adventures of these athletes on the local, provincial, national, and international stage! We really do have some ‘legends’ in our own backyard! Check…

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Bob Delahey is the featured sporting legend on YourTV!

Robert Delahey

Local sporting legend Bob Delahey will be interviewed Tuesday January 12 2021 by Dan Malta, YourTV’s host of the series “Sports Legends of Peterborough & District”. Inducted in the “Builder” category for hockey and lacrosse in 2002, Bob contributed as a player, trainer, administrator, coach, referee and volunteer for more than 40 years. Bob’s expertise…

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Len Minty is the featured guest on YourTV tonight

Minty

Local sporting legend Len Minty will be interviewed tonight by Dan Malta, YourTV’s host of the series “Sports Legends of Peterborough & District”. Len was inducted into the Hall of Fame in 2011 for his outstanding abilities in swimming and paddling. Len began swimming in 1964, representing PCVS at the Eastern Canadian High School Swimming…

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Rose Powers now streaming on YourTV

In case you missed the original broadcast of the Rose Powers interview with Dan Malta, you can now watch it by clicking on the YourTV link below. Each Tuesday night the series “Sports Legends of Peterborough & District” features a new inductee interview on YourTV channel 700 HD or channel 10 at 8:00 PM. Tune…

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Parts 1 and 2 of the Larmer Interview now on YourTV Youtube

Steve Larmer

Host of “Sports Legends of Peterborough” Dan Malta has now posted his two-part series featuring local hockey star Steve Larmer on YourTV’s YouTube channel. “Sports Legends of Peterborough & District”. Steve played a total of 15 seasons in the NHL, playing for the Chicago Black Hawks and the New York Rangers. From rookie of the…

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Reg Fowler Interview Now Available on YouTube

Reg Fowler

In case you missed the original broadcast of the Reg Fowler interview with Dan Malta, you can now watch it by clicking on the YourTV link below. Each Tuesday night the series “Sports Legends of Peterborough & District” features a new inductee interview on YourTV channel 700 HD or channel 10 at 8:00 PM. Tune…

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