Minister Qualtrough to make an announcement regarding support for future Olympic and Paralympic athletes

Thursday, July 20, 2017 — TORONTO — 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 and Secretary General, 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:

Friday, July 21, 2017

10:00 a.m.

Mattamy Athletic Centre
Concourse Level
Ryerson University
50 Carlton Street
Toronto, Ontario

Media interested in attending are asked to RSVP to Josh Su (

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