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Election 2015 Athlete Selfie Challenge - #TheAthleteVote

As Canada’s athletes past and present, you are ambassadors for the sports world and role models for young and old alike. The Government of Canada is the single largest investor in Canada’s amateur sport system. What happens in this election matters from the playground to the podium. Our Challenge...Read more

Federal Budget 2015 - Sport Matters Group's Summary for the Sector

News Release Federal Budget Provides $20 million Over Four Years to High Performance Sport Ottawa, Ontario (April 21, 2015) Finance Minister Joe Oliver released his Economic Action Plan for 2015-16 this afternoon and high performance sport is highlighted in it. While recognizing that 2015 has been...Read more

2015 is the Year of Sport

His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston, Governor General of Canada, has declared 2015 as the “Year of Sport” in Canada . The declaration celebrates the role sport plays in our Canadian identity. From our local playgrounds, to recreational sport leagues all the way to our inspiring high...Read more