Apply for the Otto Breitenbach Sport Grant
Apply now for the Otto Breitenbach sport grant. To apply for one of the four (4) $500 grants that are available yearly, submit the application before Monday, April 26, 2019. For an overview on the grants and the application form... click HERE.
Luncheon Meetings Start on September 4
The first luncheon meeting of the new year will now take place on Tuesday, September 4. The meeting will feature Dennis Semrau, co-host of Prep Mania on ESPN Madison and freelance sportswriter. Our new location is at Schwoegler's Park Town Lanes (444 Grand Canyon Drive) Please bring a friend.
The Madison Sports Hall of Fame was started in 1963 to recognize and honor great athletes and sports figures from Madison. For more information on the history of the club, click here. The club hosts weekly meetings from August through June and holds the induction banquet every June.
Weekly Lunch Meetings every Tuesday
Check out the exceptional list of guest speakers for the Madison Sports Hall of Fame Club's Tuesday meetings. The club meets on Tuesdays at Schwoegler's Park Towne Lanes (444 Grand Canyon Drive). The luncheon costs $13 and begins at 11:30 a.m. The event is open to the public and new members are always welcome. Upcoming speakers are listed on the right side of this page.
Anyone is welcome to join the the Madison Sports Hall of Fame Club. Simply visit the forms page to fill out the memberhip form.
New Members (anytime) - $100.00
Regular Members (before October 2, 2018) - $100.00
Regular Members (after Octoboer 2, 2018) - $105.00
Hall of Fame Inductee and/or Active Sports Media (before October 2, 2018)- $60
Hall of Fame Inductee and/or Active Sports Media (after Octoboer 2, 2018) - $65
Dues include two tickets to the Hall of Fame Club Induction Banquet.
The annual banquet recognizes local athletes and sports figures and is on Wednesday, June 5, 2019 at Monona Terrace Convention Center. More than 500 people attended the 2018 Madison Sports Hall of Fame Banquet.
2019 Banquet is on Wednesday, June 5
The 2019 Madison Sports Hall of Fame Club banquet will take place on Wednesday, June 5 at the Monona Terrace Convention Center. More than 500 people attended the 2018 Madison Sports Hall of Fame Banquet.
2019 Banquet Schedule
Cocktails - 5:30 PM
Dinner - 7:00 PM
Awards - 7:45 PM
To purchase tickets ($50) please contact Peg Mueller (608) 238-5907.
The 56th Hall of Fame Class was inducted on May 30, 2018 at the Monona Terrace
On Wednesday, May 30, at the Monona Terrace Community and Convention Center the Madison Sports Hall of Fame Club honored some of the areas top athletes and coaches from the past year and its four Hall of Fame inductees (Erika Brown, Bernie Kane, Ron Krohn and Paul Swanson).
To view last year's banquet, click on the link below...
Be a Banquet Sponsor
If you would like to be a sponsor of one of the longest-running and most anticipated annual banquets in Madison, then become a sponsor of the Madison Sports Hall of Fame Club's annual banquet. To receive sponsorship information, contact Peg Mueller.