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Media are invited to a departure reception for Team Canada, as they head to Sydney, Australia to represent our nation at this year’s Invictus Games.
Defence Minister Harjit S. Sajjan will be among those in attendance.
Team Canada is comprised of 39 competitors: 17 members of the Canadian Armed Forces and 22 veterans, all of whom acquired an illness or a physical or mental health injury while serving Canada. They will join more than 500 competitors from 18 nations competing in 11 adaptive sports throughout the course of Invictus Games Sydney 2018, which runs October 20 to 27.
Media are asked to arrive no later than 3:45 p.m. Interviews with designated spokespersons and team members will be available following the official portion of the event.
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Parking for media will be available onsite. Please contact Lieutenant (Navy) Kelly Boyden, Team Canada Public Affairs Officer to RSVP or for more details.
Lt(N) Kelly Boyden
Team Canada Public Affairs Officer
Department of National Defence
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A new program from PSP Ottawa Health Promotion offered at NDHQ (Carling)
CAF Run to Quit is a new 6-week program from the CFSU(O) Health Promotion Team which combines the BUTT OUT (CAF tobacco cessation program) with a run/walk program to help people reach their goal of becoming tobacco-free.
The program starts Friday 5 October 2018 from 0900 to 1030 hrs. All other sessions occur Fridays from 0900 to 1000 hrs.
For information and to register, call 613-996-4315 or email OttawaHealthPromotion@forces.gc.ca