For the third year in a row, John Yao, 14, of Toronto has won the Great Canadian Geography Challenge. In 2004, he became the Challenge's youngest winner. This year's national final, held in May, was the last round for Yao, who will be ineligible for next year's event.
Posted in Canadian Geographic Challenge on Tuesday, August 15, 2006
Jonathan Whyte of Toronto placed second and will join next year's top two students to compete against teams from about 20 countries at the World Championship in July 2007.