Statement by the Official Opposition Critic for Sport – Opening Ceremonies for the 2016 Summer Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro

August 8, 2016

20160719_RiodeJaneiroOlympics_Instagram(August 5, 2016) OTTAWA, ON – Dr. Robert Kitchen, Official Opposition Critic for Sport, issued the following statement today on the opening ceremonies for the 2016 Summer Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro:

“As Canadians from coast-to-coast-to-coast prepare to cheer on our Canadian Olympic athletes, I would like to take this opportunity to congratulate and wish all of our athletes the best of luck as they prepare to take on the world.

“Canadian athletes are the very best and I know that each and every one of our Olympians will do our country proud.

“As we celebrate the opening ceremonies tonight, I am asking every single Canadian to show their support for Team Canada. Go Canada Go!”


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Office of Dr. Robert Kitchen
Member of Parliament for Souris – Moose Mountain