Sporting Events This category contains news and announcements about sporting events, including professional matchups, charity events, and opportunities for community involvement. Get ticket information, important updates and the latest results from competitions and championships around the world, as well as releases regarding special sports event broadcasts. Find information on team entries, along with educational sports clinics for children and active-living and fitness programs for adults.

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May 21, 2019, 11:00 ET UPDATE - Media Advisory - MP Larry Bagnell to Announce a Contribution in Support of 2020 Arctic Winter Games

Please note that the address has changed The Honourable Larry Bagnell, Member of Parliament (Yukon), will announce a contribution in support of the...


May 21, 2019, 09:00 ET Media Advisory - Minister Rodriguez and MP Angelo Iacono to Announce Funding for the Canadian Deaf Sports Association

The Honourable Pablo Rodriguez, Minister of Canadian Heritage and Multiculturalism and Member of Parliament (Honoré-Mercier), and Mr. Angelo Iacono,...


May 17, 2019, 10:00 ET SSQ Insurance, proud partner of the 2019 Marathon SSQ Assurance de Longueuil

LONGUEUIL, QC, May 17, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - SSQ Insurance is proud to be title sponsor of the Marathon SSQ Assurance de Longueuil for the fourth year...


May 17, 2019, 09:10 ET Media Advisory - More than 20,000 Torontonians expected at historic 50th annual UJA Walk with Israel on May 20th

TORONTO, May 17, 2019 /CNW/ - UJA's Walk with Israel is celebrating its historic 50th anniversary this Monday, May 20th. The Walk will wind through...


May 16, 2019, 13:41 ET Canadians will need to (re)act fast to win a Mercedes-AMG Hot Lap around the official Grand Prix track in Montreal

Mercedes-Benz Canada launches the Pro Reaction Challenge, where the Canadian with the fastest reflexes will win an exclusive experience from...


May 16, 2019, 08:00 ET Christine Sinclair joins Team Visa at the FIFA Women's World Cup France 2019™

Team Visa continues to expand with inspirational female athletes from around the world TORONTO, May 16, 2019 /CNW/ - Visa Canada today announced its...


May 16, 2019, 03:23 ET Hip Hop Superstar Travis Scott to Headline Friday Night Yasalam After-Race Concert at 2019 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix

Yas Marina Circuit and FLASH Entertainment have today revealed the first global music superstar to perform at this year's Yasalam After-Race Concert...


May 15, 2019, 10:45 ET Inauguration of the new paddocks at Circuit Gilles-Villeneuve

MONTRÉAL, May 15, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Many dignitaries and partners of the Grand Prix du Canada attended today the inauguration ceremony of the new...


May 15, 2019, 10:30 ET Special Olympics Ontario 2019 Invitational Youth Games Officially Open, Host City, Toronto, Welcomes Athletes from across Canada, the US and Carribbean

TORONTO, May 15, 2019 /CNW/ - Host city Toronto officially welcomed more than 2,000 athletes from Canada, US and the Caribbean. Toronto Police Chief...


May 14, 2019, 08:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - Inauguration of the Circuit Gilles-Villeneuve New Paddocks/

MONTRÉAL, May 2, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - The Société du parc Jean-Drapeau and Formula 1 Grand Prix du Canada invites you to the official inauguration of...


May 13, 2019, 15:57 ET Notice to the media - Parliamentary Secretary to Minister of Health to deliver remarks at FitSpirit Celebration

OTTAWA, May 13, 2019 /CNW/ - On behalf of the Honourable Ginette Petitpas Taylor, federal Minister of Health, Pam Damoff, Parliamentary Secretary to...


May 13, 2019, 10:08 ET Baise City, Guangxi Hosts Sports Competitions to Propel Growth of Red Tourism

On April 28, the National Hiking Convention, Baise "Journey to the Center of the Earth" Event (Lingyun, Leye), jointly sponsored by the Chinese...


May 13, 2019, 06:00 ET Gazprom International Children's Social Programme Football for Friendship Global Ambassador Franz Beckenbauer to Share Skills with Young Players from Around the World in Madrid

For the first time, the International Football for Friendship Forum will form a part of the final events of the programme. Coaches, children's teams...


May 13, 2019, 05:59 ET Beijing Spring International Long Distance Walk Carnival held in Fangshan

The 2019 Beijing Spring International Long Distance Walk Carnival, organized and hosted by Fangshan District, was held in Fangshan, Beijing on...


May 13, 2019, 04:30 ET Nexen Tire's Partner Manchester City Becomes Back-to-Back Champions at the Premier League

Nexen Tire, a leading global tire manufacturer, celebrates the win of Manchester City Football Club (Manchester City), its long-time Official Partner ...


May 12, 2019, 21:00 ET Designer Parfums Announces License With Formula 1® for Fragrance Category

Designer Parfums today announces a deal that adds to its growing lifestyle and celebrity portfolio. Formula 1® and Designer Parfums have today...


May 10, 2019, 08:00 ET Media advisory - Canadian Men's and Women's Wheelchair Basketball Teams available to media ahead of international friendlies in Toronto on the road to Lima 2019 Parapan Am Games

TORONTO, May 10, 2019 /CNW/ - Paralympians and Lima 2019 hopefuls from the Canadian Men's and Women's National Wheelchair Basketball Team programs...


May 09, 2019, 12:40 ET DSAT Hosts Toronto's Seventh Annual Buddy Walk®

TORONTO, May 9, 2019 /CNW/ - Down Syndrome Association of Toronto ("DSAT"), a registered Canadian charity, will host Toronto's 7th Annual Buddy Walk® ...


May 09, 2019, 11:00 ET Professional Fighters League Bolsters Global Distribution Of Live Events For 2019 Season

Professional Fighters League (PFL), the first organization ever to present MMA through a Regular season, Playoffs and Championship format, today...


May 09, 2019, 03:00 ET UEFA & Pepsi® Announce Imagine Dragons For UEFA Champions League Final Opening Ceremony Presented By Pepsi

#FORTHELOVEOFIT -- UEFA and Pepsi® have announced Imagine Dragons as the musical talent to perform live at the 2019 UEFA Champions League Final...


May 08, 2019, 12:54 ET Many novelties for the Groupe Copley World Triathlon in Montreal

New dates. New venue. New courses. New formula. MONTREAL, May 8, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - The Groupe Copley World Triathlon (GCWT), known these past years ...


May 08, 2019, 11:46 ET The Government of Canada Developing a Nationwide Code of Conduct to Eliminate Harassment, Abuse and Discrimination in Sport

The Government of Canada is proud of the work being done across Canada to create a safer sport environment, free from harassment, abuse and...


May 06, 2019, 15:22 ET FitSpirit Celebrations welcomes more girls to build self-esteem through sport

Scotiabank returns for the second year as title sponsor of the FitSpirit Celebrations MONTRÉAL, May 6, 2019 /CNW/ - Beginning on May 7th, with the...


May 06, 2019, 08:00 ET UniFirst Chevrolet Driven by William Byron to Make 2019 NASCAR Debut at Kansas Speedway

UniFirst Corporation (NYSE: UNF), a North American leader in providing customized work uniform programs, corporate attire, and facility service...


May 05, 2019, 14:42 ET Hublot and WBC TEAM Up for a Legendary 'NIGHT OF CHAMPIONS'

Hublot, the famous Swiss watchmaker, and WBC, the World Boxing Council, co-hosted an unforgettable evening celebrating its continued partnership with ...