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October 25, 2020

 

Ontario Supporting Athletes in their Quest for Gold

FUNDING WILL HELP OFFSET TRAINING AND LIVING EXPENSES AS ATHLETES AND COACHES PREPARE TO COMPETE

September 10, 2020

Heritage, Sport, Tourism and Culture Industries

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October 25, 2020

LONDON – Canada’s Brent Lakatos re-enforced his position as a gold medal contender at next year’s Paralympic Games with a victory Sunday in the men’s wheelchair race at the London Marathon held without spectators.

“This probably ranks just behind my Paralympic gold,” Lakatos told Runner’s World after the race. “It’s a great race. The London Marathon is the biggest marathon there is, so… read more

September 30, 2020

Canadian Tire Jumpstart Charities (Jumpstart) recently announced an $8 million sport relief fund to help sport and recreation organizations continue to deliver programming in 2020 and beyond.
A nationwide survey found that of 1,300 sport organizations, 73% of community sport organizations are temporarily closed and more than 50% will not resume operations until 2021. (Sport For Life… read more

July 18, 2020

Canada's Recovery from the impact of COVID-19: Role of the Parks and Recreation Sector

The Bench will initially provide support to the sector as it faces new challenges presented by COVID-19. Inside, you will find discussion forums (Q+A) and a resource library with templates, tools, guidelines and other documents that we… read more

June 8, 2020

Join us this month, for this exciting speaker series, with leaders in the parasport movement, as we discuss pressing and persisting matters that impact mega parasport games' legacies. 

Below are the dates, topics, and speakers that will be joining us for these sessions. 

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