Orienteering Canada Hall of Fame

Jack Forsyth (posthumous)

Inducted in 2017 | Order of Orienteering Canada


Jack was an instrumental leader at the OC level as a Board member for 23 years and was OC’s President. Jack was part of the initial group who founded the Manitoba Orienteering Association in 1972. Jack conceived the idea of a Western Canadian Orienteering Championships organized the first Western Canadians in Hartney in 1979. Jack organized many events, trained officials and was a mentor to many event organizers.

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