HDCO Now Accepting Nominations for the Barrie Davis Memorial Award

HDCO Now Accepting Nominations for the Barrie Davis Memorial Award

Date: Aug, 28, 2018 09:08 AM EDT

CAMBRIDGE, Ont. - Presented annually by the Hockey Development Centre for Ontario (HDCO) Board of Directors the Barrie Davis Memorial Award is granted to a volunteer who has contributed to the development of amateur hockey in the Province of Ontario.

The Barrie Davis memorial award has been created to honour the past Chairman of the HDCO and President of the HEO (formerly ODMHA) for his commitment and spirit towards making the game of hockey a positive and safe experience for all participants. The award also recognizes Barrie for his fairness and ability to bring people together to solve issues within the game of hockey.

Nominations for this award must be submitted by an HDCO Member Partner. To be eligible, the nominee must be an individual who has made significant contribution in Amateur hockey in one or more of the following categories over a 10-year period:

Promoting the sport;
Promoting fair play values;
Involvement as an athlete, coach, official or administrator;
Builder or developer in the sport of ice hockey;
The deadline for applications is September 10, 2018. Only one application per HDCO Member Partner will be accepted for this award, and cannot be presented to a past recipient of the award.

Nomination Form can be found on the OHF Homepage.

The HDCO executive committee will review and evaluate all candidates prior to announcing the winner each year. A special memento will be awarded to the recipient each year with a permanent trophy being kept at the HDCO office with the winner’s name and year engraved on it. List of recipients can be found at hdco.on.ca. Last year's recipient was John Jamieson of the OHF.

For more information or to submit a nomination form:

Ali Wilson
Manager, Communications, Content Services and Registration