Plain Speak

Olympic winners can have my tax dollars any time

The next time someone tells you it is not worth investing public money in sport, tell them the story of Canada's Olympic bronze-medal women's rugby team.

Karen Paquin in action for Canada's rugby sevens team in the Rio Olympics on Aug. 8 against Great Britain. Mark Blinch photograph courtesy of the Canadian Olympic Committee.

By TIM POWERS

PUBLISHED : Wednesday, Aug. 10, 2016 12:00 AM

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