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Burnaby's Christine Sinclair named to Canada's Walk of Fame
Burnaby soccer star Christine Sinclair will join the likes of Terry Fox and Oscar Peterson as 2013 inductees into Canada's Walk of Fame.
Canada's Walk of Fame Awards honour internationally-recognized Canadians for lifetime achievements in fields including music, sports, film and television, literary, visual and performing arts, science and innovation.
Sinclair, who led Canada's women's soccer team to a bronze medal at the 2012 Summer Olympics, will be honoured along with cancer research activist Fox, jazz pianist Peterson, actors Victor Garber and Alan Thicke, music producer Bob Ezrin, and Craig and Marc Kielburger, children's rights activists and founders of the charity Free the Children and the Me to We social enterprise.
The awards show, featuring appearances by Mike Myers, Carly Rae Jepsen and Martin Short, will air Oct. 27.