Planning underway for 17th Annual Achievement Awards


Awards Luncheon Setting in Royal York Hotel

“The Award for Outstanding Sportswriting since the 2011 Achievement Awards Luncheon, goes to ………”


That statement will be heard on October 16th in the Concert Hall of the Royal York Hotel in Toronto during the 17th Annual Sports Media Canada Achievement Awards presentation luncheon.


Planning for the gala affair is well underway and tickets will soon be available from Dick Bradbeer who can be contacted at


Awards to be presented include recognition of an Outstanding Career in Canadian Sports Journalism, Outstanding Sportswriting over the past year, Outstanding Sports Broadcasting over the past year, Outstanding Sports Photography over the past year, in recognition of an Outstanding Canadian Sports Executive, the Sports Media Canada President’s Award and recognition of outstanding Canadian Sports Journalists now deceased.

Over 200 representatives of Canadian sports organizations and sports media entities will attend the 2012 Luncheon.