Canadian Olympic Medal Count

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TORONTO – This past week, Olympians across Canada helped to celebrate International Olympic Day in Richmond, British Columbia, Ottawa, Ontario and Toronto, Ontario. Celebrated worldwide on or around June 23rd, Olympic Day honours the birth of the Modern Olympic Games and the Olympic values of Excellence, Friendship and Respect.

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Young students get active during Olympic Day celebrations at the Richmond Olympic Oval in Richmond, BC on June 17, 2013.
Photo Credit: Canadian Olympic Committee/ Don MacKinnon

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London 2012 Olympian Monica Peterson holds a fencing demonstration in celebration of Olympic Day at the Richmond Olympic Oval in Richmond, BC on June 17, 2013.
Photo Credit: Canadian Olympic Committee/ Don MacKinnon

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Vancouver 2010 gold medallist Alexandre Bilodeau shares his gold medal with a young fan during Olympic Day festivities on the grounds of Rideau Hall in Ottawa on June 22, 2013.
Photo Credit: Canadian Olympic Committee/Greg Kolz

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London 2012 Olympian Michael Tayler signs autographs for young fans during Olympic Day festivities on the grounds of Rideau Hall in Ottawa on June 22, 2013.
Photo Credit: Canadian Olympic Committee/Patrick Doyle

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Beijing 2008 silver medallist Jason Burnett celebrates Olympic Day by throwing the opening pitch at a Toronto Blue Jays game on June 23, 2013.
Photo Credit: Canadian Olympic Committee/Winston Chow

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Beijing 2008 silver medallist Jason Burnett with Toronto Blue Jays player Esmil Rogers and the Blue Jays mascot on June 23, 2013.
Photo Credit: Canadian Olympic Committee/Winston Chow

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Canadian Olympic Committee Media Office:

Luc Beaudin, Coordinator, Communications and Media Relations
Cell: 514-206-6720
Email: lbeaudin@olympic.ca

Jane Almeida, Manager, Media Relations
Tel: 416-324-4120 / Cell. : 416-540-1788
Email: jalmeida@olympic.ca

Dimitri Soudas, Executive Director, Communications
Tel: 416-324-4136/ Cell. : 289-388-6419
Email: dsoudas@olympic.ca

Top Team Canada Fans

Kerri McGregor

Current Level

Legend

  • Total: 134751 points
  • Earned this week: 4645 points

Al Redpath

Current Level

Legend

  • Total: 133240 points
  • Earned this week: 1465 points

Ivy Tennis

Current Level

Legend

  • Total: 125800 points
  • Earned this week: 2800 points

Clay Naslund

Current Level

Legend

  • Total: 112006 points
  • Earned this week: 2685 points

Adam Kohn

Current Level

Legend

  • Total: 60218 points
  • Earned this week: 1420 points

Michelle Chow

Current Level

Legend

  • Total: 53349 points
  • Earned this week: 1507 points

Ian Duff

Current Level

Legend

  • Total: 34002 points
  • Earned this week: 610 points

Wendy Jensen

Current Level

Legend

  • Total: 29551 points
  • Earned this week: 1610 points

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