As the world turns its attention to Brazil for the Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games, you can cheer on Canada’s athletes in a unique way with this very collectible coin. In 2004, the Mint began issuing Lucky Loonie coins to celebrate every summer and winter Games, and is proud to issue this limited edition coin for Rio 2016. Join the celebration, and express your own pride in Canada’s Olympic and Paralympic athletes with this historic keepsake! A unique Rio 2016 keepsake limited to only 10,000 coins worldwide.
The reverse design by Three Degrees Creative Group is an energizing montage showcasing the diversity of exciting events that will propel athletes to new heights as they compete for gold at Rio 2016. The Canadian Olympic and Paralympic Team logos punctuate the design with colour.
A unique and powerful keepsake to show your favourite athlete how proud you are. Regardless which activity or sport they are involved in, this pure silver coin will be a precious memento of their achievements.