Media Advisory: Canadian athletes to celebrate at Canada Olympic House

Wednesday, August 17, 2016 — RIO DE JANEIRO — On August 17th 2016, Canada Olympic House will host a Sport Celebration for the Canadian Olympic archery, gymnastics – artistic and trampoline, open water and synchronized swimming, track cycling, road cycling and sailing athletes, along with their families and friends.

Media are invited for interview and photo opportunities.


Crispin Duenas, three-time Olympian
Georcy Thiffeault Picard

Gymnastics (Artistic):
Ellie Black, two-time Olympian
Scott Morgan
Shallon Olsen
Isabela Onyshko
Brittany Rogers, two-time Olympian
Rose-Kaying Woo

Gymnastics (Trampoline):
Jason Burnett, three-time Olympian, Beijing 2008 silver medallist
Rosie MacLennan, three-time Olympian, two-time Olympic champion

Swimming (Open Water):
Stephanie Horner, three-time Olympian
Richard Weinberger, two-time Olympian, London 2012 bronze medallist

Synchronized Swimming:
Jacqueline Simoneau
Karine Thomas, two-time Olympian

Track Cycling:
Hugo Barrette
Allison Beveridge, Rio 2016 bronze medallist
Laura Brown, Rio 2016 bronze medallist
Jasmin Glaesser, two-time Olympian, two-time Olympic bronze medallist
Kirsti Lay, Rio 2016 bronze medallist
Kate O’Brien
Georgia Simmerling, Rio 2016 bronze medallist, three-time Olympian
Monique Sullivan, two-time Olympian

Road Cycling:
Tara Whitten, London 2012 bronze medallist, two-time Olympian

Brenda Bowskill
Dannie Boyd
Nikola Girke, four-time Olympian
Lee Parkhill
Erin Rafuse
Luke Ramsay, two-time Olympian
Tom Ramshaw
Graeme Saunders
Jacob Saunders

August 17, 2016
8:00 p.m.

Canada Olympic House
AABB-Rio (Associação Atlética Banco do Brasil), Avenida Borges de Medeiros No. 829, Leblon, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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