Randy’s Road Trip: CFL commissioner to travel across Canada for meetings with fans

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CFL commissioner Randy Ambrosie will travel across Canada to meet with fans in every CFL market for a third year.

‘Randy’s Road Trip’ will kick off on February 15 in Ottawa and conclude March 11 in Toronto, marking the commissioner’s third annual trek from coast-to-coast to engage fans in a series of town halls.

“It’s so important to truly connect with our incredible supporters and take in their feedback,” Ambrosie said. “At the heart of the CFL is our fans. I’m excited to continue building our league together with them as we take our great game to new heights.”


Date Market
February 15 Ottawa
February 18 Montreal
February 20 Hamilton
February 23 Halifax
February 24 Edmonton
February 25 Calgary
February 26 Winnipeg
February 29 Saskatchewan
March 2 BC
March 11 Toronto

Exact times and locations of the various public forums will be announced to participants at a later date.

Ambrosie’s tour around Canada leads into the CFL combine in March with Global and Canadian drafts to follow. Training camps open on May 17 and the CFL regular season kicks off on June 11 with the Edmonton Eskimos hosting the B.C. Lions at The Brick Field at Commonwealth Stadium.

Friday Night Football debuts with a double-header on June 12 with the Toronto Argonauts visiting the Ottawa Redblacks before the Montreal Alouettes take on the Calgary Stampeders at McMahon Stadium.

The season’s opening week concludes with a Saturday night prime-time rematch of the 107th Grey Cup as the defending champion Winnipeg Blue Bombers travel to Hamilton to face the Tiger-Cats.