Clark Matthew Brown
Born: March 4, 1918 (Windsor, Nova Scotia)
Died: May 6, 2013 (Halifax, Nova Scotia)
Member: Horseshoe Canada Hall of Fame (2007)
Clark Brown learned to play horseshoes while serving as a sergeant in the Canadian Army in Newfoundland and Nova Scotia during the Second World War. After the war, he worked at HMC Dockyard in Halifax until retirement. He formed a local club at the dockyards. In 1972, he was a founding member of the Halifax Horseshoe Club.
As a player, he competed at world horseshoe championships in Syracuse, N.Y., in 1994, and in Kitchener, Ont., in 1997.
He held many positions as an executive for horseshoe governing bodies over the years.