Class of 2019 Introduced
May 14 2019 – News Release
The London Sports Hall of Fame class of 2019 was announced this morning in a ceremony at the home of the Hall, Budweiser Gardens.
This year’s inductees will be formally honoured at the annual Spirit of Sport and Hall of Fame induction event, in early November at the Carousel Room, Western Fair District.
In the inductee lineup for 2019 are:
- Leo Loucks– pioneering mixed martial arts world champion
- Jane and Vaughan Peckham – London volleyball legends
- Therese Quigley – sports administrator
- Scott Wilson – drag racing champion
The Hall of Fame, now in its 18th year of operation, operates under the direction of the London Sports Council. Its formation was spearheaded by long-time London Free Press sportswriter/editor Bruce Huff whose tireless efforts on behalf of the Hall were recognized with his induction in the Builder/Founder category in 2008.