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05:00 ET /R E P E A T -- ADVISORY: 2019 Toronto Triathlon Festival Schedule and Simon Whitfield Availability/

TORONTO, July 20, 2019 /CNW/ - WHAT: This Sunday, more than 1,500 athletes will take to the streets of Toronto for the eighth annual Toronto...


Jul 20, 2019, 06:00 ET ADVISORY: 2019 Toronto Triathlon Festival Schedule and Simon Whitfield Availability

TORONTO, July 20, 2019 /CNW/ - WHAT: This Sunday, more than 1,500 athletes will take to the streets of Toronto for the eighth annual Toronto...


Jul 18, 2019, 20:00 ET The Legend Returns! WCG 2019 XI'AN Grand Final Begins

The opening ceremony of the WCG 2019 XI'AN Grand Final was held on July 18 in Xi'an, China. One of the most well- known esports festivals, WCG is...


Jul 18, 2019, 11:59 ET Canadian wheelchair basketball rosters selected for Lima 2019 Parapan Am Games

- Men's and women's teams will be playing for spot in Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games - Lima 2019 will take place August 23 to September 1 OTTAWA, July...


Jul 18, 2019, 09:20 ET 18th Tour of Qinghai Lake Presenting New Challenge and Adventure

This was published by Xinhuanet. Below is the full article. The 18th Tour of Qinghai Lake (TDQL) cycling race kicked off on July 13 in Haidong city,...


Jul 18, 2019, 08:55 ET Sportscene continues to expand in the 3rd quarter and announces the payment of a dividend

MONTREAL, July 18, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - SPORTSCENE GROUP INC. ("Sportscene" or "the Company") (TSXV: SPS.A) announces its results for the third...


Jul 17, 2019, 13:49 ET The ORIGINAL extreme sport is coming to Celebration Square in Mississauga, Ontario!

MISSISSAUGA, ON, July 17, 2019 /CNW/ - The action of the STIHL TIMBERSPORTS Series is coming to Mississauga, ON to celebrate the 2019 Canadian...


Jul 17, 2019, 08:53 ET "The Godfather of Esports Racing" Takes Top Step at Millennial Esports

Millennial Esports Corp. ("Millennial" or the "Company," TSX VENTURE: GAME, OTCQB: MLLLF), has appointed Darren Cox as company CEO and President,...


Jul 16, 2019, 13:39 ET Bhuwan Chauhan, a Mon Ethos Pro athlete, wins first place at the Vancouver Pro/Am bodybuilding competition on Sunday

Fresh off his last competition at the Battle in the Desert in Las Vegas, Nevada, Mon Ethos Pro Athlete Bhuwan Chauhan has just won first place at the ...


Jul 16, 2019, 09:47 ET Governor General to Attend the Pan American Games in Lima

OTTAWA, July 16, 2019 /CNW/ - At the request of the Right Honourable Justin Trudeau, Prime Minister of Canada, Her Excellency the Right Honourable...


Jul 16, 2019, 09:45 ET Governor General of Canada to cheer on Canadian athletes at the XVIII Pan American Games in Lima

OTTAWA, July 16, 2019 /CNW/ - The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today announced that Her Excellency the Right Honourable Julie Payette, Governor...


Jul 16, 2019, 06:00 ET DAZN Secures the Rights to Broadcast the 2019 International Champions Cup

DAZN READIES FOR THE 2019-20 EUROPEAN SOCCER SEASONS WITH MATCHES FEATURING PREMIER LEAGUE, SERIE A AND LA LIGA CLUBS TORONTO, July 16, 2019 /CNW/ -...


Jul 16, 2019, 06:00 ET Upper Deck Inks #1 NHL Draft™ Pick Jack Hughes to Exclusive Autograph Trading Card Deal

Upper Deck, the exclusive licensed trading card manufacturer of the NHL and NHLPA, announced today a multi-year agreement with Jack Hughes, the No. 1 ...


Jul 16, 2019, 04:18 ET The Killers to Headline Sunday Night Yasalam After-Race Concert at 2019 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix

Yas Marina Circuit and FLASH Entertainment have announced the next global music superstars to perform at this year's Yasalam After-Race Concert as...


Jul 15, 2019, 14:03 ET Cardiac Smash ping-pong competitors rally for Heart & Stroke in Toronto

TORONTO, July 15, 2019 /CNW/ - The fifth annual corporate ping-pong challenge, Cardiac Smash, returns to Toronto at The Rec Room Roundhouse on...


Jul 15, 2019, 11:49 ET Wheelchair rugby athletes named to Canadian Parapan Am Team for Lima 2019

- Seven athletes return from team that won gold four years ago in Toronto - Lima 2019 takes place August 23 to September 1 OTTAWA, July 15, 2019...


Jul 15, 2019, 07:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - Canada Promotes Indigenous Participation in Forest Sector/

OTTAWA, July 12, 2019 /CNW/ - The Minister of National Revenue, the Honourable Diane Lebouthillier, on behalf of Canada's Minister of Natural...


Jul 15, 2019, 06:00 ET Tim Hortons® partners with Special Olympics Canada to create Special Olympics Donut for Global Day of Inclusion

Help support Special Olympics athletes by purchasing the Special Olympics Donut on July 20 – all proceeds support Special Olympics programs...


Jul 14, 2019, 18:01 ET Battista Performance Tests Begin as Automobili Pininfarina Prepares to Present Future Design Vision at Monterey Car Week

Pininfarina Battista pure-electric hypercar continues development program with final wind tunnel tests and dynamic tests in advanced driving...


Jul 11, 2019, 14:00 ET GoodLife Fitness teams up with Winnipeg Blue Bombers

Canada's largest fitness company becomes the official fitness club of the Blue Bombers and the Blue Bombers Cheer and Dance Team WINNIPEG, July 11,...


Jul 11, 2019, 14:00 ET Toronto Raptors Game-Worn Sneakers on View at the Bata Shoe Museum

TORONTO, July 11, 2019 /CNW/ - On June 13, the Toronto Raptors made history by winning their first NBA Championship in franchise history. As the City ...


Jul 11, 2019, 08:00 ET canfitpro 2019 will make you sweat on August 16 & 17

TORONTO, July 11, 2019 /CNW/ - Come workout and sweat at Canada's largest fitness event, canfitpro 2019. The canfitpro 2019 trade show will be take...


Jul 10, 2019, 11:30 ET Twenty-three athletes to compete for Canada in sitting volleyball at Lima 2019 Parapan Am Games

- Canada sending men's and women's teams to Peru - Lima 2019 will take place August 23 to September 1 OTTAWA, July 10, 2019 /CNW/ - Canada will be...


Jul 09, 2019, 11:05 ET Para judokas Priscilla Gagne and Justin Karn named to Lima 2019 Canadian Parapan Am Team

- Both Gagne and Karn are Paralympians and Parapan Am medallists - Lima 2019 Parapan Am Games run August 23 to September 1 OTTAWA, July 9, 2019 /CNW/ ...


Jul 09, 2019, 10:03 ET The Stars Group and Akwesasne Mohawk Casino Resort Enter Agreement for Online Betting and Gaming Market Access and Retail Sportsbook in New York

The Stars Group Inc. (Nasdaq: TSG) (TSX: TSGI) today announced that it entered into an agreement with the Akwesasne Mohawk Casino Resort for betting...