Media Advisory - Minister Qualtrough to Make an Announcement Regarding Support for Future Olympic and Paralympic Athletes

July 20, 2017

The Honourable Carla Qualtrough, Minister of Sport and Persons with Disabilities, will make an announcement in support of next-generation Olympic and Paralympic athletes.

TORONTO, July 20, 2017 /CNW/ - The Honourable Carla Qualtrough, Minister of Sport and Persons with Disabilities, will be in Toronto on Friday to make a funding announcement in support of future Olympic and Paralympic athletes.

The Minister will be joined by Chris Overholt, CEO, Canadian Olympic Committee, Karen O'Neill, CEO, Canadian Paralympic Committee, Isabelle Charest, Chef de Mission, 2018 Pyeongchang Olympic Winter Games and Todd Nicholson, Chef de Mission, 2018 Pyeongchang Paralympic Winter Games.

Please note that all details are subject to change. All times are local.

The details are as follows:

DATE:
Friday, July 21, 2017

TIME:
10:00 a.m.

PLACE:
Mattamy Athletic Centre
Ryerson University
Third Floor, East Concourse
50 Carlton Street
Toronto, Ontario

SOURCE Canadian Heritage

For further information: (media only), please contact: Ashley Michnowski, Press Secretary, Office of the Honourable Carla Qualtrough, Minister of Sport and Persons with Disabilities, 613-697-8016, ashley.michnowski@canada.ca; Media Relations, Canadian Heritage, 819-994-9101, 1-866-569-6155, pch.media-media.pch@canada.ca

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