Chantal Petitclerc is among the honorees at tonight’s 2009 Canada Walk of Fame Awards. I don’t know how many of you have heard of this remarkable young woman, if you haven’t – you should have.
Chantal Petitclerc is Canada’s Premier Athlete. She won gold all over the world while setting several World Records, and is an outstanding example of the best in young Canadian woman.
Chantal Petitclerc is an inspiration to millions of young Canadians and well deserving of the accolades she has received in her many years of competition in wheel-chair sports.
You do Canada much honor, Chantal.
I salute you.