UCC Congratulates Canada’s Olympic Team
February 26, 2018. OTTAWA. The Ukrainian Canadian Congress (UCC) congratulates Canada’s Olympic Team for a wonderful performance at the 2018 Winter Olympics in PyeongChang, South Korea.
Team Canada brought home the most medals in Canada’s winter Olympic history – 29, including 11 golds! Canada finished third in the medal standings, behind only Norway and Germany.
Kelsey Serwa, who won the Olympic gold in womens’ ski cross has deep Ukrainian Canadian roots in Manitoba and BC. We joined the whole country in cheering for her and for all of Canada’s Olympic athletes!
“On behalf of Canada’s Ukrainian community, I congratulate all the athletes who worked so hard and represented Canada so brilliantly,” stated Paul Grod, National President of the UCC. “We are proud of you all!”
We look forward to cheering on Canada’s Paralympic Team during the Paralympic Winter Games, being held March 9-18 in PyeongChang.