Terrence “Terry” Paice

At 13 years of age, Terry Paice was a silver medal winner in the Provincial Men’s Open Wrestling Championships, the beginning of a long list of accomplishments.

In 1972, he won the Canadian Intercollegiate Athletic Union (CIAU) gold medal for 177 pounds and was named Freshman of the Year. He was 1974 Athlete of the Year in Thunder Bay and Canada’s Outstanding Wrestler in 1974 and 1976.

Terry won gold in 1974 at the Commonwealth Games held in New Zealand. Medals won at the Western Canada Summer Games, Pan American Games, and, and Canadian championships include 18 gold, two silver and six bronze. Terry Paice also represented Canada at the 1976 Olympic Games placing 5th.