about us/partners

Saskatoon Sports Tourism is a non-profit organization formed to guide the attraction, retention and creation of sports tourism activities in Saskatoon.

Our Vision
Saskatoon is one of the premier sport tourism communities in Canada.

Our Mission
To coordinate and facilitate the economic and social growth of Saskatoon through sports tourism.


Saskatoon Sports Tourism – Board of Directors
Saskatoon Sports Tourism’s experience comes from the advantage of an eighteen member Board of Directors. Each director brings forth specific expertise in a spectrum that ranges from marketing and communications, to event management and operations.

Mayor Don Atchison (Ex-Officio) – City of Saskatoon
Randy Fernets (Managing Director) – Tourism Saskatoon
Morris Smysnuik (Board Chair) – TCU Financial (Retired)
Cory Wolfe (Vice Chair) – Cameco
Scott Ford – SaskTel Centre
Charlene Priel - Global TV
Lynne Lacroix – City of Saskatoon - Recreation & Sport
Gary Daniels – Dakota Dunes Casino
Basil Hughton – Huskie Athletics
Jodi Blackwell – Saskatoon Soccer Centre
Warren Proctor - Sask Sport
Roberta Bates – University of Saskatchewan
Vanessa Kosteroski – Saskatoon Hotel Association
Wray Morrison -
Rawlco Radio
Bob Fawcett - Saskatoon Fire Department (Retired)
Rodney Antonichuk
Cara Humphrey


Saskatoon Sports Tourism Partners
Saskatoon Sports Tourism represents two different industries in Saskatoon; the first being local sport organizations and the second being tourism stakeholders who recognize the importance of sports tourism activities for the economic and social growth of our community. Saskatoon Sports Tourism has investing partners, who hold a designate position on the Board of Directors, as well as local media partners.

Investing Partners
City of Saskatoon
University of Saskatchewan
Tourism Saskatoon
Sask Sport
SaskTel Centre
Prairieland Park
Dakota Dunes Casino

101-202 Fourth Avenue North, Saskatoon, SK S7K 0K1
Phone: (306) 242-1206 | Fax: (306) 242-1955 | 1-800-567-2444