U SPORTS, the national brand of university sports in Canada, would like to congratulate Steven Guilbeault on being appointed Minister of Canadian Heritage.

“On behalf of U SPORTS, our 56 member universities and our 20,000-plus student-athletes, I would like to personally congratulate Mr. Guilbeault on his appointment to Cabinet,” said U SPORTS President and Chief Executive Officer, Graham Brown. “We look forward to working with M. Guilbeault to advance opportunities for student-athletes across the country to participate and excel in sport.”

U SPORTS receives funding from Sport Canada, an agency of Canadian Heritage, to deliver programming in support of the Government of Canada’s vision to deliver high-performance opportunities for our student-athletes and to promote sport participation among all Canadians, from playground to podium.