The development of skiing as a sport in the Ottawa Ontario and Gatineau Quebec region owes much to the enthusiastic involvement of Ted Devlin. In 1918, he promoted the idea of forming the Cliffside Ski Club. This became a reality in 1919 and grew rapidly to a thousand members in a very short period (due in no small part to the very popular annual Ski Ball under the patronage of the Governor General of Canada which he organized and promoted and to which membership of Cliffside was a necessary prerequisite for attendance)... ['CLICK' BELOW TO READ FULL BIOGRAPHY]
Active Period: 1919 -
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