There’s no better way to get out this summer and enjoy the beautiful weather than by supporting some local sports teams from across Canada. You can bask in the sunshine with the family, and get into the community spirit while having a blast at any of these sports events that are happening throughout Ottawa this season.
Ottawa International Triathlon & CAMTRI Premium Continental Cup
June 17 – June 18th
At Ottawa’s International triathlon, you can participate and race along the stunning Rideau Canal or cheer on participants and help celebrate the big 150th birthday of this great nation. There’s no better setting to be submerged in for getting into the Canadian spirit than along this UNESCO World Heritage Site. In addition, you can watch and cheer on elite athletes as they compete and race to claim the 2017 CAMTRI-ITU Continental Cup.
Canadian Track and Field Championships
July 6 – July 9th
Love track and field? Well then don’t miss out on the national championships that are happening July 6th to 9th at the world class Terry Fox Athletic Facility. Watch as athletes go head-to-head to claim their standings in a variety of different disciplines.
2017 CAN-AM/AA All-Star Baseball Game
Grab the family, dive into some hot dogs, and take in the Can-Am League/ American Association All Star Game on July 25th. It’s a pinnacle past time for Canadians, and no better way to enjoy a day out with the family, cheering on your team.
2017 Canadian Electric Wheelchair Hockey Association Nationals
August 4 – August 7th
On August 4th to 7th, the OPWHL will play host to the Canadian Electric Wheelchair Hockey Nationals at Carleton University. Come out and show your support for our para-athletes, and get into the good ol’ Canadian spirit as participants come from across the country to compete.
Canadian Whitewater Canoe Kayak National Championships
August 5 – August 6th
If you’re looking to really crank up the action, then the Canadian Whitewater Canoe Kayak Championship will deliver! Check out the best paddlers in the country as they compete alongside some of the best up-and-coming athletes.
There’s really no better way to indulge in the Canadian spirit and commemorate our nation’s 150th birthday than by getting out and showing your support for our athletes. There are so many different sports to choose from, so find your favourite and head out with the family and friends this year to cheer them on and have some fun.
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