OTTAWA, Nov. 30, 2013 /CNW/ - Today, I invite all Canadians to show
their support for sport and physical activity by getting involved in
RBC Sports Day in Canada. As our country's biggest celebration of
sport, the day showcases sport at all levels, from our youngest
fledgling sport participants to Canada's world-class athletes.
This year, RBC has taken on the role as title sponsor of the event
alongside other supporters including the Government of Canada,
ParticipACTION, True Sport, CBC Sports, and Radio-Canada Sports.
The Government of Canada is committed to providing opportunities for
Canadians of all ages and all abilities to engage in sport and physical
activity and to benefit from an active and healthy lifestyle. RBC
Sports Day in Canada is one way for Canadians to renew their interest
in sport and to make it part of their everyday lives.
I would like to thank all the communities across Canada that are taking
part in RBC Sports Day in Canada, as well as everyone involved in
making this day a success.
CBC Sports and Radio-Canada Sports will air today an RBC Sports Day in
Canada special broadcast featuring live sport events, interviews with
prominent sport figures, and panel discussions.
SOURCE: Canadian Heritage
For further information:
(media only), please contact:
Director of Communications
Office of the Honourable Bal Gosal, P.C., M.P.
Minister of State (Sport)