There are many sports played in Canada that are considered to be the most popular as they compare to other countries like the US and the UK. In addition to this, there is a whole collection of other sports that are enjoyed that may not be at the top of the list but are very important.
Tennis is not considered to be one of the sports that Canada is involved in on the international level. However, it is growing in popularity. Part of this is due to the fact that there have been some upcoming tennis players that are making a name for themselves. A good example of this is Milos Raonic, who has gained a reputation for being one of the best players in Canadian history. There are several others that are upholding this sport as Canadians.
Again this is a Canadian sport that is not high on the traditional favourites list, but it does have a huge following in Canada. In recent years there has been a dramatic increase in its popularity. Undoubtedly when it comes to the professional level, there are Canadian athletes who aspire to go onto the Olympic level.
This is a sport that is categorized as one of the more popular for Canada. It is one that has been enjoyed by First Nations for over five hundred years. It is governed by the Canadian Lacrosse Association that dates way back to 1925. There are several different types of national championships that take place. Both men and women enjoy it.
There are a lot of amateur teams that are cropping up because it is growing in popularity both by participants and fans.
There are several other sports that can be added not only to the summer sports enjoyed in Canada, but the above are a few of the most popular ones.