Margaret Todd, Inducted 2011

Margaret Todd

Margaret Todd is one of the Northwest's most accomplished golfers. She represented Canada in 1951 in matches against the British Curtis Cup Team, the 1953 Commonwealth championships in England, and was a three-time captain of the Canadian National Team. Todd won three BC Women's Amateur championships (1947, 1948 and 1949) and was runner-up five times. She won the BC Senior Women's Amateur in 1975 and 1976, and the Canadian Senior Women's Amateur in 1976 and 1977. She represented British Columbia on eight inter-provincial teams. In 1973, Todd became the first female golfer inducted into the BC Sports Hall of Fame. She is also an inductee of the Canadian Golf Hall of Fame (1997), Victoria Sports Hall of Fame (1997) and Golf Hall of Fame of BC (2001). In 2010, Todd donated $100,000 to the University of Victoria (BC) for the creation of a women's golf athletic financial award bearing her and her late husband Jack's name. The PNGA Super Senior Women's Amateur Championship trophy is named after Todd.