Ottawa Sport Council’s Fall Sport Summit to tackle grants

By Dan Plouffe The Ottawa Sport Council will bring together the local sports community for its Fall Sport Summit the evening of Nov. 29 at Ben Franklin Place, set to cover a topic that’s become a crucial tool for community sports organizations’ advancement: creating successful grant applications. “Most sport organizations seem to be able to…

Ottawa fencer top Canadian at worlds

Ottawa native Kelleigh Ryan was the top Canadian out of all disciplines at the July 19-25 FIE Senior Fencing World Championships in Germany. The 30-year-old placed 25th overall in the individual women’s foil competition, and also helped Canada to a 6th-place finish in the women’s foil team event.