Organized by the National Geographic Society of Washington,
D.C., this international geography competition is held
every two years. Canada has participated in every international
competition since 1995 and has done very well winning
Bronze in 1995, Gold in 1997 and 2009,
Silver in 1999, 2001 and 2011
and Bronze in 2005 and 2007.
|2011 World Championship: Team Canada’s Alexander Cohen, Aoife O’Leary, Alejandro Torres-Lopez with John Fahey, Chairman and CEO of the National Geographic Society
Canadian team members travel to the site of the World Championship
for two days of competition.
The team will be accompanied by a teacher-member of the Canadian
Council for Geographic Education.
• For more information, visit the National
Geographic World Championship web site.