February 17, 2017
50 Years of Canada Games
2017 Canada Summer Games – Bi-annual sporting and cultural event has united Canadians and left a legacy of sport facilities, community pride and exceptional athletes
The 2017 Canada Summer Games Host Society is celebrating the human and physical legacies of 50 years of the Canada Games and announcing an exciting new national partner.
Two-time Olympian Doreen Botterill who in 1967, skating for Manitoba, won four gold medals in the women’s 500m, 1000m, 1500m and 3000m speed skating events at the inaugural Canada Winter Games, will speak to her Games experience.
Friday, February 17, 2017
Fairmont Winnipeg – Wellington Ballroom (lobby level)
2 Lombard Place
- Mariette Mulaire, Co-Chair, 2017 Canada Games Board of Directors
- Jeff Hnatiuk, President and CEO, 2017 Canada Games
- Patrik Kenny, Director of Marketing and Communications, Canada Games Council
- David Wiens, Chair of the Board for Dairy Farmers of Manitoba
- Doreen Botterill, Olympian and Canada Games alumni
- Niibin, 2017 Canada Summer Games mascot
- All speakers