The following Criteria for nominating and electing an individual into the Arlington Sports Hall of Fame (ASHOF) was, pursuant to ASHOF By-laws, adopted by the ASHOF Board of Directors on Oct. 27, 2016.
Nominees must exemplify the highest standards of sportsmanship, ethical conduct, and moral character.
Candidates will be judged on their significant and/or long term contributions to athletics and must have excelled in their field of sport. Longevity, without significant or unusual accomplishment, does not constitute appropriate credentials.
The nominee categories set forth below have been created for screening purposes to better understand the primary area for which an individual is being nominated. Once nominees are approved, they are no longer categorized.
In keeping with the purpose of recognizing and honoring achievement in and through sports and to promote Arlington County, there shall be, for purposes of eligibility, three types of nominees:
As to Athletes:
As to Coaches:
As to Contributors:
A completed "official" nomination form must be presented, via a member in good standing of the Arlington Sports Hall of Fame, to the Executive Director of the Hall of Fame.
The nominating deadline is December 1st, in the year prior to the year of induction.
No individual may make more than two nominations per year.
A non-refundable fee of $25 is required for each nomination submitted.
Submit nomination forms to:
Arlington Sports Hall of Fame
P.O. Box 101321
Arlington, VA 22210
E-mail your request to: ArlSportsHOF@yahoo.com