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2019 Tourism Ambassador: Krista DuChene

2019 Tourism Ambassador: Krista DuChene

Krista DuChene is not originally from Brantford, unlike our other Tourism Ambassadors featured this week, but she has chosen to make Brantford her home for the past 17 years. DuChene moved here with her husband in 2002, and together they are raising their three children, working, and donating their time to local charitable causes in this great city.  Krista DuChene, 42, is a professional runner, registered dietitian, and public speaker. She is well-known as ‘Canada’s Marathon M...
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2019 Tourism Ambassador - David Hearn

2019 Tourism Ambassador - David Hearn

It’s not easy to become a professional golfer when you live in Canada, especially Brantford, Ontario. We face harsh winters and short golf seasons, both not ideal for golfers. So how does a Brantford kid grow up to become a recognizable name and face on the PGA Tour? Well, it starts with a keen interest that grows to be a passion, and then a lot of hard work, dedication and perseverance. Here is a look at one of the City of Brantford’s 2019 Tourism Ambassadors, David Hearn.  Da...
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Celebrate Tourism Week with Brantford’s Tourism Ambassadors

Celebrate Tourism Week with Brantford’s Tourism Ambassadors

Tourism Brantford invites you to participate in Tourism Week, a national initiative that shows the impact of travel and tourism on the economy. Tourism Week takes place from Sunday, May 26 to Sunday, June 2, 2019.
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The Wheels are in Motion at the Brantford Rotary Bike Park!

The Wheels are in Motion at the Brantford Rotary Bike Park!

Impressively, the Bike Park is referred to as "one of the best outdoor bike parks in Ontario" in the new 2019 Cycling in Ontario Guide.
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Ram Rodeo Tour Returns to Burford – June 8 & 9, 2019!

Ram Rodeo Tour Returns to Burford – June 8 & 9, 2019!

Bull Riding pits a cowboy against a 2,000 pound animal whose bucking is as unpredictable as its personality. The cowboy must hang on for eight seconds with one hand and the rider cannot touch him or herself or the bull with his free hand
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Walter Gretzky Street Hockey Tournament: A Great weekend of friendship, hockey and food!

Walter Gretzky Street Hockey Tournament: A Great weekend of friendship, hockey and food!

The tournament started thirteen years ago as a home-grown tournament that honors Brantford’s (and Canada’s!) favourite Hockey Dad, Walter Gretzky. Organized by the Ontario Lung Association and Ball Hockey International Brantford for the last eight years, the street hockey tournament has raised $402,727.00 that has been directed towards lung health research.
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May 2019 Sporting Events

May 2019 Sporting Events

Don't miss any of the sports action happening in Brantford this month!
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