On Friday Garrison Petawawa troops participated in Sports Day in Canada. The Pembroke Daily Observer reports that Canadian forces participated in such events as five-kilometer jersey ball hockey, volleyball, indoor soccer and hockey. Sports Day Presented by ParticipACTION, RBC, CBC Television, and True Sport falls in line with the military's sports program, as it can help develops leadership, perseverance, self-discipline, confidence, and sportsmanship and other great traits having to due with team work and collaboration.
(Photo; SEAN CHASE/DAILY OBSERVER Members of 2 Field Ambulance engages in a fast-paced floor hockey game against 2 Canadian Mechanized Brigade Group Headquarters and Signals Squadron. Garrison Petawawa hosted its third Sports Day in Canada on Friday.)