National Champions Government Communities
Atom Egoyan
Film director, Writer and Producer
Photo credit: Sophie Giraud
Edna Elias
4th Territorial Commissioner of Nunavut (2010-2015)
The Hon. Frank F. Fagan
13th Lieutenant Governor of Newfoundland and Labrador
Colm Feore
Phil Fontaine
National Chief, Assembly of First Nations
David Foster
Musician, Record Producer, Composer, Chairman, David Foster Foundation
John Furlong
President and CEO, VANOC for 2010 Olympics
Nelly Furtado
Singer and songwriter
Sarah Gadon
Brian Gallant
33rd premier of New Brunswick
John Geiger
Author, Chief Executive Officer, The Royal Canadian Geographical Society/Canadian Geographic Enterprises
Robert Ghiz
31st Premier of Prince Edward Island (2007-2015)
Dr. David S. Goldbloom
Senior Medical Advisor, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health; Professor of Psychiatry, University of Toronto
Jean Grand-Maître
Alberta Ballet - Artistic Director
Graham Greene, C.M.
Wayne Gretzky
Former Professional Ice Hockey Player and Head Coach
Paul Gross
Actor, Writer, Director
The Hon. Judith Guichon
29th Lieutenant Governor of British Columbia
Commander Chris Hadfield, O.C., O.Ont., M.S.C., C.D.
Astronaut, Professor
Rick Hansen, C.C., O.B.C.
CEO, Rick Hansen Foundation
Laureen Harper
Longtime TCT Champion, Trail Lover
John Hartman
Allan Hawco
Jennifer Heil
Freestyle Skier, Olympic Gold Medallist, World Champion
Keith Henry
President & CEO, Aboriginal Tourism Association of Canada
Peter Herrndorf
President and CEO, National Arts Centre
Jay Ingram
Writer, Broadcaster
Sarah Jackson
Trail Explorer. Follow Sarah @
Tom Jackson
Actor, Singer, Activist
Ron James
stand-up comedian
The Right Honourable Michaëlle Jean and Jean Daniel Lafond
27th Governor General of Canada. Filmmaker and Author
Norman Jewison
Film Director, Producer
The Right Honourable David Johnston and Sharon Johnston
28th Governor General of Canada
Michael Kaeshammer
Pianist, Vocalist, Composer, and Arranger
Karen Kain
Artistic Director, The National Ballet of Canada
Stana Katic
Film and Television Actress
Simon Keith
first athlete in the world to play a professional sport after undergoing a heart transplant. Founder of The Simon Keith Foundation
Sheldon Kennedy
Former NHL Player, Founder of Sheldon Kennedy Child Advocacy Centre
Wab Kinew
Musician, Broadcaster, Public Speaker, Leader of the Manitoba NDP Party
Cindy Klassen
Six-Time Olympic Medalist
Adam Kreek
Olympic Gold Medallist, Motivational Speaker
Silken Laumann
Rower, Olympic Medallist
Eugene Levy
Actor, Writer