I really think that sport can be a positive tool for social change throughout the world.
5-times Olympian and flag-bearer for her delegation, Charmaine is an icon in Canadian sport. Very involved in the Canadian sports movement and in women’s causes, she is a renowned public speaker who addresses the biggest worldwide conferences.
Athletics - 400m and 800m
Olympic Medalist - Silver 1984
Winner of the Commonwealth and Panamerican Games
Peace and Sport’s Champion for Peace, Charmaine Crooks, 5-times Olympian, flag-bearer for her delegation, and genuine icon in Canadian sport attended the FISE Hiroshima to represent Peace and Sport. Charmaine spoke during the opening ceremony and announced the #WhiteCard campaign with the public next to the Peace Memorial of Hiroshima.