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Apr 17, 2019, 17:19 ET Team RBC players Johnson and Simpson faced off in skills challenge to claim Carolina's Champion Crown

HILTON HEAD ISLAND, SC, April 17, 2019 /CNW/ - At the 2019 RBC Heritage, South Carolina's Dustin Johnson squared off against North Carolina's Webb...


Apr 17, 2019, 14:45 ET adidas Unlocks a Circular Future for Sports With FUTURECRAFT.LOOP: A Performance Running Shoe Made to be Remade

adidas strengthens its commitment to tackling plastic waste with the reveal of FUTURECRAFT.LOOP - a 100% recyclable performance running shoe....


Apr 17, 2019, 13:43 ET Plasticase/Nanuk Announces U.S. Expansion and Four Key Hires

President and CEO of Plasticase Inc., José Chagnon, today announced the formation of Plasticase USA, Inc. and four strategic Sales and Marketing...


Apr 17, 2019, 11:54 ET Government of Canada Supports Health and Well-being for Children and Youth in Saskatchewan

Healthy Kids Initiative will help up to 3,000 children and youth in the province MOOSE JAW, SK, April 17, 2019 /CNW/ - Being physically active,...


Apr 17, 2019, 11:07 ET Stephanie Dixon to lead Canadian Paralympic Team in Tokyo as chef de mission

Dixon is a 19-time Paralympic medallist in swimming Will serve as chef de mission for Lima 2019 Parapan Am Games as well She is also a coach,...


Apr 17, 2019, 09:00 ET Media Advisory - Max Parrot, Professional snowboarder and Olympian and the LLSC to make an announcement at press conference

MONTRÉAL, April 17, 2019 /CNW/ - Media representatives are advised that The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of Canada (LLSC) and Max Parrot, Professional ...


Apr 16, 2019, 10:00 ET A New Commute Cooler Bag Option for Day-trippers: TOURIT Launches Crowdfunding Campaign on Indiegogo

TOURIT, a brand specializing in soft cooler and cooler backpack will launch its first crowdfunding campaign ("TOURIT ZOOM TRAILER:The World's Coolest ...


Apr 16, 2019, 09:08 ET Finger Food Debuts Immersive AR App for MEC's New Flagship Store in Toronto

Finger Food Studios has partnered with MEC, Canada's go-to place for outdoor gear and know-how, to launch an immersive and high-fidelity augmented...


Apr 16, 2019, 03:01 ET The North Face Launches a Global Effort to Make Earth Day a National Holiday

Beginning today, The North Face will activate "Explore Mode" in major cities leading up to Earth Day on Monday, April 22. Throughout the week, The...


Apr 15, 2019, 16:18 ET CP renews Canada's top-ranked golfer Brooke Henderson for five years as golf ambassador; Sister and caddy Brittany Henderson joins CP family

CALGARY, April 15, 2019 /CNW/ - Canada's top-ranked golfer and Canada's iconic railway are partnering for five more years, both on and off the course....


Apr 15, 2019, 10:40 ET Great Clips, NHL and NHLPA Announce Multiyear Partnership

Great Clips Becomes Official Hair Salon of the NHL #HockeyHair Takes Centre Ice in "LegendHairy Greats" Online Voting Campaign and Digital Video...


Apr 12, 2019, 10:22 ET NBA Winners' Corner Presented by OLG to Debut in Toronto Ahead of 2019 NBA Playoffs

– 13,000-Square-Foot Interactive Fan Experience Opens Tomorrow Featuring Game-Used Memorabilia, Prizes and Appearances by NBA Legends – –...


Apr 11, 2019, 15:12 ET MLS ON TSN Adds Additional Montreal Impact Games, April 13 and 20

– MLS ON TSN delivers the Montreal Impact's next three consecutive games – To tweet this release: https://thelede.ca/2UtWX8w TORONTO, April 11, 2019...


Apr 11, 2019, 11:22 ET The Government of Canada Announces Financial Support to Add Lacrosse at the 2021 Canada Games

The Government of Canada Announces Funding to the 2021 Canada Summer Games Host Society and the Canada Games Council to add lacrosse at the 2021...


Apr 11, 2019, 07:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - Minister Duncan to Make an Announcement About the 2021 Canada Games/

The Honourable Kirsty Duncan, Minister of Science and Sport, will make an announcement on the 2021 Canada Games in Niagara ST. CATHARINES, ON, April...


Apr 10, 2019, 12:48 ET Vancouver Opera and Fitness Town Launch First Opera Wellness Program in Canada

VANCOUVER, April 10, 2019 /CNW/ - Vancouver Opera and Fitness Town today announced the collaboration between the charity and the fitness equipment...


Apr 10, 2019, 12:44 ET Media Advisory - Minister Duncan to Make an Announcement About the 2021 Canada Games

The Honourable Kirsty Duncan, Minister of Science and Sport, will make an announcement on the 2021 Canada Games in Niagara ST. CATHARINES, ON, April...


Apr 10, 2019, 09:00 ET Weston Foods & MLSE partner to Elevate Everyday Moments in the hearts of sports fans

TORONTO, April 10, 2019 /CNW/ - Weston Foods and Maple Leaf Sports and Entertainment (MLSE) are proud to partner in a multi-year agreement to elevate ...


Apr 08, 2019, 11:00 ET Thirteen swimmers nominated to Lima 2019 Parapan Am Games team

- Several NextGen swimmers will be experiencing their first Games - Lima 2019 will take place August 23 to September 1 OTTAWA and TORONTO, April 8,...


Apr 08, 2019, 11:00 ET Boston Pizza to 'Feed the Parade' if Calgary Flames win the Stanley Cup

"The Official Playoff Headquarters of the Calgary Flames" pledges 25,000 slices for the Cup parade CALGARY, April 8, 2019 /CNW/ - With playoff...


Apr 08, 2019, 10:00 ET Boston Pizza to 'Feed the Parade' if Winnipeg Jets win the Stanley Cup

"The Official Playoff Headquarters of the Winnipeg Jets" pledges 25,000 slices for the Cup parade WINNIPEG, April 8, 2019 /CNW/ - With playoff...


Apr 08, 2019, 09:00 ET Pizza Pizza trades iconic orange for white to celebrate home sl-ice advantage for Jets in Winnipeg

Canadian company joins in age old tradition as a proud partner of the Winnipeg Jets WINNIPEG, April 8, 2019 /CNW/ - Go Jets Go! As the Winnipeg Jets...


Apr 08, 2019, 08:30 ET 1933 Industries Partners with Birdhouse Skateboards™ for Exclusive Launch of Co-Branded Hemp and CBD Products Geared Towards the Growing Action Sports Market

New line of products bring further awareness of the rise of CBD in the sports world VANCOUVER, April 8, 2019 /CNW/ - 1933 Industries Inc. (the...


Apr 08, 2019, 07:00 ET Nature groups across Canada take to Parliament Hill for lobby day

OTTAWA, April 8, 2019 /CNW/ - From Big Pharma to Big Oil, hundreds of lobbyists gather on Parliament Hill every year to advocate for industry and...


Apr 07, 2019, 06:23 ET Kevin Hansen Wins Inaugural FIA World Rallycross of Abu Dhabi

Yas Marina Circuit saw Kevin Hansen win the inaugural World Rallycross of Abu Dhabi 2019, wrapping up a spectacular weekend of world-class motorsport ...