2015 Proclaimed The Year Of Sport In Canada

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

On October 16, 2014, His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston, Governor General of Canada, proclaimed that 2015 will be the Year of Sport in Canada. In 2015, communities across Canada will have the honour of hosting several high-profile national and international sport events, including the International Ice Hockey Federation World Junior Hockey Championship in Toronto and Montreal; the 25th edition of the Canada Games in Prince George, British Columbia; the Federation Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) Women’s World Cup Canada 2015; and the 2015 Pan and Parapan American Games, which will bring over 10,000 athletes and coaches from the Americas to Toronto and the Golden Horseshoe region.

Click here to view the full proclamation.

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