The Hamilton Honey Badgers are a new and dynamic entry to the local sports landscape and play in the Canadian Elite Basketball League. They are named for the legendarily tough and fearless animal that has been called the world’s most fearless animal. Its image befits the city of Hamilton and the surrounding region, where strength was built from steel and the people who made it; a city eager to engage in the challenges of revitalization, fearless in determining its future, and intelligent in its approach. The honey badger embodies a championship team that will persist in the face of any obstacle, deploy ferocious defensive abilities and a fearless attack, and battle tirelessly until victory is secured.
The Hamilton Tiger-Cats are a Canadian Football League team with a storied 150-year history, which includes 15 Grey Cup Championships.
The Hamilton Bulldogs are an Ontario Hockey League member club.
Hamilton’s Around the Bay Road Race is the oldest on the continent, first run in 1894, three years before the Boston Marathon. Rich in tradition, it has been won by the best from around the world, including Boston Marathon winners and Olympic gold medallists. Become part of the continuing tradition by running this challenging course around Hamilton’s natural harbour!
Forge FC represents the spirit of Hamilton’s people; celebrating our industrious roots and ambitious future. Hamilton was built around the steel industry. Inside the foundries and mills, with each strike of the Hammer, the values that define Hamiltonians were forged: hard work, creativity, ambition. A resilient community formed, creating a sense of pride in stating: “We’re from the Hammer”. Today, those same values are championing Hamilton’s ongoing renaissance. Hamiltonians are leading the advancement of industries, old and new, including advanced manufacturing, health sciences, technology, education, arts & culture. Together, Hamiltonians Forge Ahead.