OTTAWA, July 20, 2012 /CNW/ - As Minister of State (Sport), I am pleased
to congratulate para-cyclists Mark Beggs, Alexandre Carrier, Luc
Dionne, Daniel Chalifour, Alexandre Cloutier, Marie-Ève Croteau,
Shelley Gautier, Robert Labbe, Mark Ledo, Dominique Mainguy, Brayden
McDougall, Jaye Milley, Marie-Claude Molnar, Geneviève Ouellet, Émilie
Roy, Robbi Weldon and Lyne Bessette, who were nominated to the 2012
Canadian Paralympic Team.
As the largest single contributor to sport in this country, our
Government is proud to support sport participation and excellence from
playground to podium.
Canada is a top sport nation, and I, along with all Canadians, recognize
the hard work and dedication of our athletes as they train toward this
prestigious milestone in their sport careers.
As Minister of State (Sport), I wish all the best to our Canadian
Paralympic Team athletes as they prepare for the Games. I would also
like to thank the coaches, family, and officials who support and
encourage the athletes who will proudly represent our country.
SOURCE Canadian Heritage
For further information:
Jenny Van Alstyne
Director of Communications
Office of the Honourable Bal Gosal, P.C., M.P.
Minister of State (Sport)