Shane was born and raised in Neepawa. His parents Ed and Diana still call Neepawa home. He played minor hockey in Neepawa before moving to the WHL and then the NHL. He recently retired as a player and is part of the radio broadcast team for the Winnipeg Jets.
Shane has lent his support to the community through the Shane Hnidy Charity Golf Tournament for ten years. The tournament was our biggest fund raiser, netting the foundation more than $200,000.