Perdita Felicien

Perdita Felicien is an author, television host, sports broadcaster, two-time Olympian, ten-time National Champion and the first Canadian woman to win a World Championship gold medal in track and field. During her career as a 100-metre hurdler, she earned numerous honours, including Canada's Athlete of the Year and the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal. 

Felicien retired from professional sports in 2013 and is now a broadcast journalist. She is a member of CBC's broadcast team and has covered multiple international sporting events including the 2016 Summer and 2018 Winter Olympic Games, and was inducted into Athletics Canada's Hall of Fame. She’s also an author, having just released her first book, My Mother's Daughter.

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Perdita Felicien

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Host | Tokyo Today

Perdita Felicien

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Host | Tokyo Today