General Sports Get up-to-the-minute news on sports, from ticketing information and season results to announcements of sports broadcasting decisions, new partnerships and sponsorship deals. This category offers information on special sporting events, including charity runs, games and events, community outreach programs, and special initiatives for children, youth, and student athletes. Find releases regarding sports statistics and results, as well as the financial performance of sports teams and groups.

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Jun 27, 2019, 09:00 ET Media Advisory - Golf Town Athlete Brooke Henderson to visit Golf Town Aurora on Tuesday, July 2

VAUGHAN, ON, June 27, 2019 /CNW/ - WHAT: Golf Town Athlete Brooke Henderson will visit the Golf Town Aurora store on Tuesday, July 2nd. To continue...


Jun 27, 2019, 07:00 ET Enderby, BC named Canada's Most Active Community

The ParticipACTION Community Better Challenge to award city with $150,000 TORONTO, June 27, 2019 /CNW/ - The first annual ParticipACTION Community...


Jun 27, 2019, 07:00 ET Enderby, BC named Canada's Most Active Community

The ParticipACTION Community Better Challenge to award city with $150,000 VANCOUVER, June 27, 2019 /CNW/ - The first annual ParticipACTION Community...


Jun 26, 2019, 08:00 ET Discover Boating Shares Insider Tips for Summer Boating Season

Accessible ways to get on the water, enjoy vacation close to home TORONTO, June 26, 2019 /CNW/ - With summer boating season in full swing, Discover...


Jun 26, 2019, 08:00 ET Global PADI Women's Dive Day Events Give Back to Our Blue Planet

On July 20, 2019, PADI® Dive Centers and Resorts will host thousands of divers for PADI Women's Dive Day, a global celebration of shared adventure,...


Jun 25, 2019, 17:07 ET Putting the Wrap on the Toronto Raptors' Championship Parade

TORONTO, June 25, 2019 /CNW/ - Last week, millions of people lined the streets of Toronto (and millions more watched on tv) as the 2019 NBA Champion...


Jun 25, 2019, 14:20 ET Sharp Axes - Powerful Chain Saws - Professional Athletes - the STIHL TIMBERSPORTS Canadian Series is Coming to Sydney, NS for Canada Day Celebrations

SYDNEY, NS, June 25, 2019 /CNW/ - The STIHL TIMBERSPORTS Canadian Series announces the Canadian Champions Trophy. You have seen it on TV, now come...


Jun 25, 2019, 10:30 ET The Government of Canada Reinforces its Commitment to Safe, Welcoming and Inclusive Sport Environment

The Government of Canada reinforces its commitment to establish a safer and more inclusive sport environment TORONTO, June 25, 2019 /CNW/ - All...


Jun 25, 2019, 09:00 ET Toronto personal injury lawyer Jasmine Daya making pitch to bring women's basketball franchise to Toronto

TORONTO, June 25, 2019 /CNW/ - Toronto personal injury lawyer, entrepreneur, and basketball fan Jasmine Daya intends to make a pitch to the Women's...


Jun 25, 2019, 08:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - Minister Duncan to Celebrate the Sport Community's Accomplishments in Making Sport Safer and More Inclusive/

The Honourable Kirsty Duncan, Minister of Science and Sport, will celebrate the sport community's accomplishments in making sport safer and more...


Jun 24, 2019, 10:11 ET Government of Canada Supports Residents of Prince Edward Island in Being Active and Preventing Chronic Diseases

New initiative aims to address barriers to being physically active CHARLOTTETOWN, June 24, 2019 /CNW/ - Maintaining a healthy lifestyle, including...


Jun 24, 2019, 07:00 ET Media Advisory - Minister Duncan to Celebrate the Sport Community's Accomplishments in Making Sport Safer and More Inclusive

The Honourable Kirsty Duncan, Minister of Science and Sport, will celebrate the sport community's accomplishments in making sport safer and more...


Jun 23, 2019, 23:00 ET Lazada Group activates Olympic Games partnership in Southeast Asia

Southeast Asia eCommerce leader Lazada Group yesterday activated its Olympic Games partnership as part of the International Olympic Committee's (IOC) ...


Jun 23, 2019, 17:50 ET The Scotiabank Charity Challenge raises a record $1.2 million dollars at the 2019 Scotiabank Vancouver Half-Marathon and 5k

Canadians Ben Preisner and Natasha Wodak win in front of a sold out field of 6,440 VANCOUVER, June 23, 2019 /CNW/ - The 2019 Scotiabank Vancouver...


Jun 21, 2019, 12:00 ET Attawapiskat celebrates groundbreaking for their new youth centre

ATTAWAPISKAT FIRST NATION, TREATY 9 TERRITORY, ON, June 21, 2019 /CNW/ - Investing in infrastructure is about investing in people and communities. It ...


Jun 21, 2019, 10:34 ET Opening of Jean-Doré Beach - Summer arrives at Parc Jean-Drapeau!

MONTRÉAL, June 21, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Jean-Doré Beach has officially opened for the season, just in time for the start of summer and the daily rise...


Jun 21, 2019, 09:57 ET The Safariland Group Announces Divestiture of Mustang Survival

The Safariland Group ("Safariland" or the "Company"), a leading provider of a diverse range of safety and survivability products for the public...


Jun 20, 2019, 16:48 ET Tampa Bay Rays to explore Sister City concept with the Montreal Group

MONTREAL, June 20, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - In response to the ESPN article, from Jeff Passan, published today under the title: Rays to explore splitting...


Jun 20, 2019, 15:25 ET Prince Harry Bestows Commonwealth Games Canada's Sportworks Program with an Innovation for Sustainable Development Award

OTTAWA, June 20, 2019 /CNW/ - Commonwealth Games Canada (CGC) is proud to announce its SportWORKS program is the recipient of an Innovation for...


Jun 20, 2019, 13:33 ET MEDIA ALERT/Photo-Op: The Scotiabank Vancouver Half-Marathon and 5k take place this Sunday

VANCOUVER, June 20, 2019 /CNW/ - More than 6,500 racers will be taking part in the 2019 Scotiabank Vancouver Half-Marathon and 5k, including some of...


Jun 20, 2019, 11:05 ET Seven athletes to represent Canada in Para badminton at Lima 2019 Parapan Am Games

- Para badminton is making its Parapan Am debut - Lima 2019 will take place August 23 to September 1 OTTAWA, June 20, 2019 /CNW/ - Seven athletes...


Jun 20, 2019, 10:00 ET Be weather wise when thunder rolls and lightning strikes the sky!

OTTAWA, June 20, 2019 /CNW/ - Summer is almost here, and with summer comes a greater threat of lightning exposure. Every year in Canada, lightning...


Jun 20, 2019, 08:03 ET Grand Slam Tennis Champion, Naomi Osaka, Named Newest bareMinerals Global Ambassador

bareMinerals—a global brand that believes in clean, performance-driven beauty—announces professional tennis player and reigning US Open and...


Jun 20, 2019, 07:00 ET Now Everyone Can Be Better With A Coach. The World's Largest Network Of Coaches Is Virtually Accessible With Ezra.

Lee Hecht Harrison (LHH) announced today that "Ezra," a new virtual coaching application, is delivering on the promise of helping individuals at all...


Jun 20, 2019, 07:00 ET Ortho Regenerative Technologies Appoints Pierre Laurin to its Board of Directors

Newly appointed CEO Claude LeDuc also nominated to the Board of Directors Share options granted to directors, officers and consultants KIRKLAND, QC,...