Leaside’s Martha McCabe is Rio-bound!

Leaside Sports Hall of Fame member Martha McCabe will be representing Canada at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio. She secured the spot at a qualifying event in Toronto in early April. This will be McCabe’s second trip to the Olympic summer games. She competed at the London games in 2012. 

Thanks to our sponsors!

The Leaside Sports Hall of Fame is deeply grateful for the support of our lead sponsors, Lexus on the Park and Patrick Rocca of Bosley Real Estate.         We also want to extend a big “thank you” to the following individuals and businesses for making the 2015 Induction Ceremony possible: Jeff Carefoote of Amsterdam…

Goodbye, dear friend

David Stickney. Community leader. Volunteer. Teacher, mentor and friend. David was a founding member of the Leaside Sports Hall of Fame.  We miss you deeply, “Stick.”

Leaside Sports Hall of Fame in the news

Thanks to the community for welcoming the Leaside Sports Hall of Fame. Here is a collection of some of the media coverage from our induction event in November 2013. Snap North Toronto The South Bayview Bulldog East York Mirror The Record The Town Crier Leaside Life, January 2014 Leaside Life, October 2013

Congratulations Athlete of the Year, Martha McCabe

Bennington Heights-raised swimmer Martha McCabe has been named Leaside’s first annual Athlete of the Year by the Leaside Sports Hall of Fame Committee. A world championship medal winner who is aiming for the Olympics in Rio in 2016, she is a former Leaside High School student who credits her track coach at Leaside High, Dave…