29 Oct '16, 3pm

clearly @AthleticsCanada missed @LJM5252 presentation. It can be viewed here

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IOLHk3GDQIM Rio 2016 Olympian Lanni Marchant was present at Thursday’s Standing Committee on Canadian Heritage (CHPC) meeting in Ottawa to discuss Canadian women and girls in sport. article continues after advertisement In front of select members of parliament at 1 Wellington Street, Marchant, 32, spoke about the need to end commentary on the physical appearances of female athletes. Mandy Bujold, a Canadian boxer, joined Marchant as individual speakers at the committee’s meeting. RELATED: Lanni Marchant targets New York City as her next marathon challenge . She begins by noting that the representation among males and females in running are nearly equally divided, including supporting evidence from Athletics Canada . The 32-year-old goes on to speak on a number of topics including her personal experiences, trends and sport policies among othe...

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runningmagazine.ca 29 Oct '16, 7pm

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womensrunninguk.co.uk 29 Oct '16, 7pm

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