The CDSA Sport Awards
The CDSA Sport Awards are given at every Deaflympic cycle (summer or winter) every two years to athletes and national teams, who made an important contribution to Deaf sports in Canada.
Winners of the CDSA Sport Awards
Best Male Athlete
|2018-2020||Massimo Luciani||Ontario||Ice Hockey|
|2016-2018||Dale Proctor||British Columbia||Golf and Curling|
Best Female Athlete
Best National Team
|2018-2020||Team Canada Men’s Basketball
Winner of the USA Deaf Championship, division 2 in Indianapolis, USA – April 2019
|2016-2018||Team Canada Women’s Ice Hockey
First participation in its history at the 2017 World Championships in Amherst, USA
The CDSA’s Hall of Fame
The Canadian Deaf Sports Association’s Hall of Fame was established in 2017 to recognize and honour athletes, teams and founders who achieved outstanding success and contributed to the advancement of deaf sports. The nomination and announcement process takes between two to three years.
Robert Martin Cundy — an athlete and builder is the CDSA Hall of Fame inductee for 2018.
His Accomplishments as a builder
- World Deaf Golf Federation
- Canadian Deaf Golf Association
- Alberta Deaf Golf Club
His accomplishments as athlete
Two sports : tennis and golf
- 12 international participations with Team Canada
- Two Summer Deaflympics and 10 World Deaf Golf Championships (WDGC)
- Seven top 8 in his 12 international participations