The International Mathematical Olympiad (IMO) is the world championship mathematics competition for high-school students. Canada has proudly participated in the IMO for over thirty years.
Team members are chosen based on their results in previous competitions and their eligibility to represent Canada at the IMO. Two important Canadian competitions on the road to the IMO are the Canadian Open Mathematics Challenge (COMC) and the Canadian Mathematical Olympiad (CMO).
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(Jul 27, 2021) Math Team Canada 2021 wins three Gold, and three Silver medals, placing 5th out of 107 participating countries. This is Canada's best result in the history of Team Canada's participation at the IMO.
(Sep 30, 2020) OTTAWA – Math Team Canada 2020 wins three Gold medals, one Silver medal and two Bronze medal.
(Jul 10, 2020) OTTAWA, Ontario — The Canadian Mathematical Society (CMS) is pleased to announce that Canada’s six top math students are on their way to compete at the 61st International Mathematical Olympiad (IMO). The Olympiad was scheduled to take place in St. Petersburg, Russia in July 2020, but because of the global pandemic it will take place on September 21-22 and Math Team Canada’s participation will be virtual.
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