In 1963 Begg joined the Canada national ice hockey team and remained with them until 1969 when he retired.
Awards and Honours: Gary Begg
Gary Begg was named to First Allstar Team 1966 IIHF World Championships (2)
Captain of Canada's National Hockey from 1965 - 1969. Inducted into the Michigan Tech Huskies Hall of Fame. National championship in 1962. Best defenseman award where he earned the Gitzen-Loutit Award as the team's top blue liner in 1963 while at Michigan Tech. (1)