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Mayor Jackson Announces $50,000 Sport Canada Hosting Grant for Tour de Delta

Jun 17, 2014

This morning, on behalf of the Honourable Bal Gosal, Minister of State (Sport), Mayor Lois E. Jackson announced the awarding of a $50,000 Hosting Grant from Sport Canada to Tour de Delta, which includes the White Spot | Delta UCI 1.2 Road Race.

The grant is a tremendous contribution to the overall growth of the White Spot | UCI 1.2 Road Race, and acknowledges the efforts made by the community, sponsors and the Corporation of Delta in supporting the inclusion of the women's race as a 1.2 UCI event this year.

Tour de Delta 2014 takes place July 4–6, featuring the MK Delta Criterium, Brenco Criterium and the White Spot Road Race. The three-day event also features youth criteriums and fun family festivals. Tour de Delta is a member of BC Superweek.