Best Male Athlete


Dale PROCTOR (British Columbia) – WINNER

Men’s Curling and Golf

Canada Deaf Games – 2018 in Winnipeg, Manitoba

Canadian Deaf Golf Championships – 2017 in Mont-Tremblant, Quebec

Canadian Curling Championships – 2017 in Edmonton, Alberta

World Deaf Golf Championships – 2016 in Copenhagen, Denmark

He participated in four sport events during the 2016-2018 period.

Silver medallist at the 2017 Canadian Curling Championships

Fourth at the 2017 Canadian Golf Championships

Gold medallist in curling at the 2018 Canada Deaf Games

Danylo GRYDKO (Ontario)


Pan American Games – 2016 in Frederick, United States

Best player ‘attacker’ in the World at the Pan American Games.



Kenneth HOFFMAN (Saskatchewan)


World Championships – 2016 in Copenhagen, Denmark

Silver medallist in the individual category – seniors.

Former World Champion in 2014 and 2012.

Joshua Baerg


Joshua BAERG (British Columbia)


Summer Deaflympics – 2017 in Samsun, Turkey

He finished in the top eight in the finals of two swimming events, and  carried the Canadian flag at the Closing Ceremony of the Deaflympics.

7th in the 100m breaststroke

8th in the 200m breaskstroke

Gilles GRAVEL (Quebec)


Canada Deaf Games -2018 in Winnipeg, Manitoba

He won three medals – two gold in Doubles and Masters as well as a silver medal in Singles.