Commonwealth Games Canada

Commonwealth Games Canada (CGC) (French: Jeux du Commonwealth Canada) (JCU) is the Commonwealth Games Association of Canada responsible for Commonwealth Games and Commonwealth movement in Canada.[2]

Commonwealth Games Canada
Commonwealth Games Canada logo.svg
AbbreviationCGC
HeadquartersOttawa, Ontario, Canada
Location
President
Rick Powers[1]
WebsiteOfficial Website

Board of directorsEdit

Board of directors are elected for a quadrennial term.[3]

Name Designation
Richard Powers President
Andrew Pipe Past President
Keith Gillam Treasurer
Claire Carver-Dias Director
Martha Deacon Director
Karen Hacker Director
Simon Farbrother Director
Graham Smith Director
Nicole Forrester Athlete Representative
Andrew Pipe President, Commonwealth Games Foundation of Canada
Bruce Robertson Vice President, Commonwealth Games Federation
Linda Cuthbert Sport Committee, Commonwealth Games Federation

Commonwealth Games Foundation of CanadaEdit

The Commonwealth Games Foundation of Canada (CGFC) is a body within the Commonwealth Games Canada, established in 1982 with an aim to raise the funds required to send the Canadian delegation—athletes and officials—to the Commonwealth Games.[4] Former president of the Hudson's Bay Company George Heller is the incumbent president of the CGFC, who was also the president and CEO of the 1994 Commonwealth Games Organismic Committee.[5]

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ http://commonwealthgames.ca/about-cgc/board-directors/board-directors-rick-powers.html
  2. ^ "About CGC". commonwealthgames.ca Commonwealth Games Canada. Retrieved 12 August 2011.
  3. ^ "Board of Directors". commonwealthgames.ca. Commonwealth Games Canada. Retrieved 13 August 2011.
  4. ^ "Commonwealth Games Foundation of Canada". commonwealthgames.ca. Commonwealth Games Canada. Retrieved 12 August 2011.
  5. ^ "Executive Biographies – George Heller". hbc.com. Wayback Machine. Archived from the original on 4 March 2005. Retrieved 13 August 2011.