Sports History

BELLEVILLE SPORTS HALL OF FAME

The Belleville Sports Hall of Fame, located in the Dr. R. L. Vaughan Atrium at the Quinte Sports and Wellness Center, is planning to host the 2021 Induction Ceremony on Saturday, August 28

REMEMBERING BELLEVILLE’S HOCKEY-PAST

It wasn’t unusual for teams to incorporate their sponsor’s name into their nicknames. McFarland Construction was the most obvious. The Belleville “Reliance” was the city’s first OHA Senior team in 1942.

SHANNONVILLE MOTORSPORT PARK

Shannonville Motorsport Park has a long and rich history in the Canadian racing industry. It was announced back in October 2019 that John Bondar and Steve Gidman acquired the long-time privately-held Shannonville Motorsport Park.

Engine engine #9 Going Down Chicago Line

THE NIGHT CHICAGO STADIUM FELL SILENT – Engine engine No. 9 going down the Chicago Line! By Troy Hull

Episode 20: John Bondar of Shannonville Motorsport Park

In this episode, Mike gets nostalgic for glory days racing at Shannonville Motorsport Park as we talk to John Bondar, the new owner and discuss his plans to return the track to its glory days.

CFL ESKIES LEARN WHAT’S IN A NAME

Before adopting the new moniker and logo, school officials approached the Chippewas of Rama First Nation — located across Lake Couchiching from Orillia, and now home to a popular casino — to seek approval for using the nickname.

QUINTE WEST WALL OF FAME TO ADD MEMBERS

WALL OF FAME TO ADD MEMBERS
Quinte West Sports Wall of Fame will welcome Nine Individuals and Five Teams

SHANNONVILLE MOTORSPORT PARK – Jean Gauthier to Retire

Shannonville Motorsport Park has a long and rich history in the Canadian racing industry. It was announced back in October 2019 that John Bondar and Steve Gidman acquired the long-time privately-held Shannonville Motorsport Park.

Lloyd Lobb

FAIR BALL FROM LLOYD LOBB

FAIR BALL FROM LLOYD LOBB
Umpire spent 23 years behind the Plate on Diamonds Across the Bay of Quinte

SPOTLIGHT ON COMMUNITY SPORTS • LOCAL ATHLETES • LARGE EVENTS • RESULTS