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Tag: Sports – Active Living

Paralympic athlete invested as honorary colonel of 15 Wing Moose Jaw

– Gold-medaled athlete turned honorary colonel, Lisa Franks, brings a new perspective to the Canadian Armed Forces, and provides a vital link between the RCAF and local communities.

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Warrior Games 2019: A stepping-stone to wellness

– Two Canadian military members have been selected to participate in the 2019 Warrior Games, taking place in Tampa Bay, Florida from June 21 to 31.

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NHL All-Star Weekend a healing experience for first Canadian soldier honoured at event

– San Jose, California — Master Corporal Stephen Giza, a Regular Force Canadian Army member and combat veteran, is now the first Canadian soldier to be honoured as part of the NHL All-Star Weekend, the latest edition of which took place January 25-27, 2019 in San Jose, California.

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47th annual Iditarod race kicks off in Alaska with Canadian support

– Canadian military personnel from the Canadian Detachment Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson (Cdn Det JBER), Alaska and their families, joined together to support the 47th Iditarod Sled Dog Race, commonly referred to as the “The Last Great Race.”

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The sky’s the limit: the RCAF`s Honorary Colonel Jim Kyte

– Former NHL star Jim Kyte has joined the ranks of another organization that reaches for the stars in his role as a Royal Canadian Air Force honorary colonel.

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Soldier On puts on sledge hockey demonstration at QMJHL Winter Classic

– Soldier On participants put on a sledge hockey demonstration on an outdoor rink in St. Tite, Québec in February, following the Québec Major Junior Hockey League (QMJHL) Winter Classic.

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Soldier On goes for gold in Whistler

– With the breathtaking scenery of Whistler, B.C., as its backdrop, the recent 7th Annual Allied Winter Sports Camp provided ill and injured veterans and serving members with a unique Soldier On experience.

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Canadian Armed Forces sailor named International Military Athlete of the Year

– Bravo Zulu to Canadian Armed Forces Able Seaman (AB) Yvette Yong, of the Royal Canadian Navy!

Category: Defence Stories | Royal Canadian Navy
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Soldier On: Soldiers find healing with the Ottawa Senators

– Since 2016, the Ottawa Senators have supported Soldier On participants in rediscovering their passion for the game. Each winter, in the nation’s capital, members of the Ottawa Senators Alumni lace up their skates to train and play with a team of Soldier On participants.

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Canadian–American relationship reaches new heights

– For more than 60 years, Canadian military members and their families have been in southern Colorado, typically stationed at the headquarters of the North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD). This recent New Year’s Eve presented a first-of-a-kind opportunity for one member of the group.

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