SSHoF logoElva Taylor

Builder (2015)

Baton Twirling

Elva TaylorElva Taylor is making history. She is the first inductee into the Saskatoon Sports Hall of Fame from baton.

Taylor has done a ton of work for the sport. She founded the Hub City Twirlers Club. She served on the executive of the provincial association for 16 years. She was President, Vice-President, and Past President of the Canadian Baton Twirling Federation for over 22 years.

She helped to organize and stage the world baton championships in Saskatoon. From tabulating results to managing the provincial office, from fundraising for the club to announcing at functions, Elva makes sure the show goes on.

At its annual banquet, the Saskatchewan Baton Twirling Association occasionally presents a lifetime achievement honour. It is named after and called the Elva Taylor Award. Baton is truly in Elva's blood.

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