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Abbotsford Sports Hall Of Fame seeks inductees

The Abbotsford Sports Hall of Fame is looking for nominations for 2017.  - File Photo
The Abbotsford Sports Hall of Fame is looking for nominations for 2017.
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The Abbotsford Sports Hall of Fame is soliciting nominations for its class of 2017.

Individuals can be nominated for the Hall of Fame in the athlete, team, coach/builder or community sport builder categories, and the deadline for submissions is Nov. 30. Nomination criteria and forms are available at abbysportshalloffame.ca.

Additionally, nominations are sought for the Wall of Fame – a one-year recognition for Abbotsford athletes between the ages of 14 and 25 who had outstanding individual or team performances in the 2016 calendar year. Nomination forms are available on the website, and will be accepted until Dec. 31.

The Abbotsford Sports Hall of Fame, located on the main floor of the Legacy Sports Centre at Exhibition Park, contains memorabilia displays honouring athletes, teams and builders who have been inducted since 2003.

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