Gillian Florence (BEd 1998, Physical Education) was the first woman inducted into the Canadian Rugby Hall of Fame. In 1998, she was named by The McGill Tribune as one of McGill’s top 20 athletes of all time. A decade after graduating from McGill, she served with the team as an assistant coach.
Gillian Florence's accomplishment was covered by McGill Tribune and McGill Reporter. Please click on the respective links to read their stories:
- "Know Your Athlete: In conversation with Martlet Rugby alumna Gillian Florence," McGill Tribune, February 14, 2017
2017 Rugby Canada Hall of Fame: Gillian Florence, Rogues Rugby Club, February 2017
- "McGill grad Gillian Florence heading to Rugby Canada Hall of Fame," McGill Reporter, February 2017