Team Ontario wins the Canada Games Flag at the 2015 Canada Winter Games

Wednesday, March 4, 2015

After two weeks of outstanding performances from all sports, the Canada Games Council announced that Team Ontario won the Canada Games Flag. Team Ontario achieved this feat with a final medal count of 112 medals including 47 gold medals, 40 silver medals and 25 bronze medals. Team Ontario has now won the Canada Games flag 10 out of 13 times at Canada Winter Games, and 21 out of 25 Canada Games overall.

At each Canada Games, the province or territory with the greatest number of points from all events is declared the champion and presented with the Canada Games Flag. Flag points are awarded to every athlete in every sport based on performance and participation and then aggregated for a provincial or territorial total. Ontario accumulated 301 points, followed by Quebec with 291 and host province British Columbia came in third with 270 points.

Click Here to Read Team Ontario’s complete Press Release.

Team Ontario | TeamOntario.ca

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