SAMA Hall of Fame

SAMA has established a Hall of Fame to recognise those outstanding individuals that can be held up as role models for the sport of Masters Athletics in South Australia. Specifically:

  • athletes who have demonstrated sustained performances at high levels in the sport of Masters Athletics; and
  • administrators that have made an extraordinary, inspirational and dedicated personal contribution to Master Athletics and its development in South Australia and at an Australian level.

Further information about the Hall of Fame including a more detailed description, nomination criteria and nomination forms for the different categories can be found here .


SAMA Hall of Fame Inductees

Name of Inductee Year of Induction Inductee No. Category of Induction Supporting Document Citation
Ann Cooper (nee Shanley) 2023 001 Athlete Biography & Statistics Virtual Plaque
George White 2023 002 Athlete / Administrator Biography & Statistics Virtual Plaque

Official SAMA Citations to the Hall of Fame