Grey Cup at Rideau Hall

November 21, 2017

On the occasion of the 105th Grey Cup Championship Game, the Governor General and Mr. Randy Ambrosie, Canadian Football League Commissioner, welcomed Canadians to Rideau Hall to see the Grey Cup.

Grey Cup at Rideau Hall

In 1909, then-Governor General Earl Grey donated a trophy to the Rugby Football Championship of Canada. Originally, only teams registered with the Canadian Rugby Union were eligible to compete for the trophy, which subsequently became known as the Grey Cup.