Ron Winterbottom

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Year Inducted 2011
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Sport Lacrosse

BIOGRAPHY

  • 1950 Coach 6-10 years old House League Lacrosse
  • Coached and referred Minor Hockey, Lacrosse and Junior “A” Lacrosse
  • 1963– First Chairman Legion Branch 350 Minor Sports Committee
  • 1967 Involved in the rebuilding of the Lions Lacrosse Bowl , allowing Junior “A” Lacrosse to continue in S.t Catharines
  • 1970 President of St. Catharines Junior “A” Lacrosse Association
  • 1967 to present—Active Volunteer & Rowing Official with the St. Catharines Rowing Club
  • 1972-1973 Member Steering Committee during the building of the Burgoyne Arena
  • 1980 Chief of Scales and Finish Judge for the St. Catharines Rowing Club
  • 1988 Received Life Membership St. Catharines Old Boys Lacrosse Association
  • 1995-96 President of St. Catharines Old Boys Lacrosse Association

SPORT AFFILIATIONS

AWARDS AND RECOGNITIONS

  • 1999 Inducted into the Ontario Lacrosse Hall of Fame (Builders Category)
  • 2001 Received City of St. Catharines Volunteer award
  • 2004 Received Honorary Membership St. Catharines Old Boys Lacrosse Association
  • 2005 Awarded Certificate from Government of Canada for Museum Volunteer (Ontario Lacrosse Hal of Fame)
  • 2005 Received Recognition Award—Lifetime Service to Canadian Secondary School Rowing