Congratulations to our 2018 Olympic and Paralympic Athletes

"It is my pleasure to congratulate each of Canada’s Olympic and Paralympic athletes for their success at the 2018 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games in PyeongChang.

"We are so proud of the accomplishments of the 54 Olympians and 9 Paralympians representing Alberta, and all athletes of Team Canada. You made these Winter Games the most successful Canadian performance in overall medals, with 29 and 28 medals respectively.

"You made us proud and you have served as powerful sources of inspiration, not only for our young aspiring athletes but also for people across Canada and around the world. Your pursuit of excellence inspires others to get involved in sport and brings us together as Canadians and as global citizens.You are outstanding athletes and true examples of perseverance, determination and passion.

"As Her Majesty the Queen’s representative in Alberta, I offer my warmest congratulations to all of Alberta’s and Canada’s wonderful athletes, coaches and supporters who represented our nation at PyeongChang. I wish you all the very best for every success in the future."

Her Honour, the Honourable Lois E, Mitchell, Lieutenant Governor of Alberta