Clark, Robert - 1974

Clark, Robert - 1974

Robert Clark

Multisport Builder, Carstairs

Inducted in 1974


Robert Clark coached midget and juvenile hockey teams from 1961 to 1966 during which time his team won the 1962 Southern Alberta Provincial "C" Championship. In 1960, he was elected to the Alberta Legislature. On July 4th, 1966, Robert Clark was appointed Minister of Youth -- the first in Alberta, and also the first such appointment in Canada. Robert Clark implemented many programs that benefited amateur sport in Alberta. Many of these programs have been copied by other province.