Patricia ‘Pat’ Marilynn Messner


Water Skiing / Ski nautique
Year Inducted: 1984
Date of Birth: March 17th, 1954
Born in: Hamilton, Ontario

First Canadian woman to win World Waterskiing Slalom championship in 1979. Won Waterskiing Slalom Masters in 1978. Won silver medal in 1977 and 1980 World Cup Championships. Many Canadian and North American titles. Appointed Officer of the Order of Canada, December 1981.