Indigenous leaders supporting Calgary’s bid to bring back the Olympics


Some Indigenous leaders say bringing the Olympics back to Calgary will benefit urban Indigenous youth and First Nation communities.

The city is trying to find support to bring back the Olympic Games – something it hasn’t done since 1988.

Calgary is making a bid for the 2026 games.

Video Journalist / Calgary

Tamara is Métis from Winnipeg, Manitoba. She received a diploma in interactive media arts at Assiniboine Community College in Brandon and has worked as a videographer for CBC in Winnipeg and Iqaluit. Tamara was hired by APTN in 2016 as a camera/editor and is now a video journalist in our Calgary bureau.