August 8, 1960 |
|Known for||That's Hockey, SportsCentre|
As a freshman in 1981 Gino won the Evangelism Award at the Ontario Bible College (now Tyndale University College and Seminary).
After moving to Canada in 1964, Reda worked as a freelance play-by-play announcer for the Humber College Hawks, Junior B Hockey, Junior A box lacrosse, the Canadian National Soccer League and the Canadian National Gymnastics Championships between 1983 and 1987.
He joined TSN in the summer of 1988 as a reporter covering the 1988 Summer Olympics in Seoul, Korea. He then covered the Dubin Inquiry throughout early 1989. He has been the host of That's Hockey on TSN since 2001 after being on SportsCentre for the previous fourteen years.
Reda also serves as a host of Junior Hockey Magazine, a weekly syndicated radio show covering the weekly stories from the Canadian Hockey League.
Gino Reda is of Italian descent. He lives at home with his wife Shanon, daughter, Kaylee and sons, Luke, who is a player for the University of Western Ontario football team, and Beck.
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