Monday, 26th June 2017
At the end of the three-month Canada Games Activity Challenge, 13 students who participated in the Canada Games Activity Challenge have won a FREE TRIP to the 2017 Canada Summer Games in Winnipeg. Prize winners were randomly drawn from every Province and Territory. Congratulations to these lucky winners:Brendon Melloy of Spruce Grove,... Read More
Thursday, 22nd June 2017
The Canada Games Council (CGC) has officially launched the bid process for the 2023 Canada Winter Games.
“We are excited to officially launch the bid process for the 2023 Canada Winter Games in PEI,” said Tom Quinn, Canada Games Council Chairman. “This Province successfully hosted the Canada Games in the past and we look forward to...Read More
Wednesday, 14th June 2017
Team New Brunswick's Baseball Assistant Coach Paul Hornibrook and his family have a long history of participating in the Canada Games, both as athletes and coaches.
Paul, was part of the 1985 Canada Games Baseball Team as an athlete and this year has come full circle to attend 32 years later as an assistant coach.
His oldest...Read More
Thursday, 8th June 2017
My name is Zachary Adams and this year I hope to compete in the 2017 Canada Games!
The sport I compete in is Canoe Kayak. I have been kayaking for six years since I was twelve. I qualified for the Canada Games by racing my teammates at Winnipeg Canoe Kayak Center. My training regiments consist of hard hours on the water practicing...Read More
Tuesday, 6th June 2017
Today, in keeping with a Canadian tradition, the Canada Games Roly McLenahan Torch was lit on Parliament Hill from the Centennial Flame, signaling the start of the 2017 Canada Summer Games’ Manitoba Hydro Torch Relay. This highly symbolic ceremony brings the energy and excitement of the 2017 Canada Summer Games to the nation...Read More
Friday, 2nd June 2017
Hunter Smith is a 16-year-old wrestler from the Cochrane Cowboys and is set to represent Team Alberta at the 2017 Canada Summer Games.
He started wrestling in grade 9 and has been passionate about the sport ever since. Hunter is always looking to improve, as evidenced by his training schedule which sees him travel four hours, four times...Read More
Saturday, 10th June 2017
The Canada Games and Konica Minolta are thrilled to announce the #FlagBearerFriday Campaign, where each Friday we will announce an athlete alumni who will be carrying the Canada Games Flag during the 2017 Canada Summer Games Opening Ceremony.
Flag Bearers will carry the property's iconic Flag throughout the MTS centre come July 28th ...Read More
Tuesday, 30th May 2017
Dylan Morawski is a 16-year-old athlete from Gander NL, whose dream from the first time he swam at 9 years old was to represent his province and compete at Canada Games. As a competitive swimmer with his local swim club the Gander Lakers, he showed great promise and won numerous awards locally provincially and at the national level.
Monday, 8th May 2017
The Canada Games Council (CGC) has announced the launch of their Alumni Database (www.canadagames.ca/alumni). The web based platform will allow users to access information about past Games participants including which Games they participated in, which delegation they represented, and which sport they competed in.
“This impressive system...Read More