• 2015

    Canada Games alumni at 2016 Winter Youth Olympics

    Thursday, 11th February 2016

    The 2015 Canada Winter Games were the first taste of high-level multi-sport competition for many young canadian athletes. 

    Now, one year later, some of them will take the experience they gained last year in Prince George and use it during the 2016 Winter Youth Olympic Games in Lillehammer, Norway starting this week-end. 

    15 of the... Read More

  • 2019

    NOVA Chemicals commits $2 million to major community projects

    Wednesday, 10th February 2016

    NOVA Chemicals has once again shown its commitment to our communities, announcing a $2 million joint partnership with Red Deer College and the 2019 Canada Winter Games Host Society, which will support and strengthen the sustainability of the region.

    The new partnership will provide support for the 2019 Canada Games Host Society and the... Read More

  • 2021

    Canada Games Council Launches Bid Process for 2021 Canada Summer Games

    Wednesday, 10th February 2016

    The Canada Games Council (CGC) has officially launched the bid process to select the Ontario community to host the 2021 Canada Summer Games.

    “We are excited to officially launch the bid process for the 2021 Canada Summer Games in Ontario,” said Tom Quinn, Canada Games Council Chairman. “Many communities have shown interest in hosting... Read More

  • 2015

    2015 Canada Winter Games announced as CSTA Prestige Award finalist in three categories

    Thursday, 4th February 2016

    The 2015 Canada Winter Games have been announced as CSTA (Canadian Sport Tourism Alliance) Prestige Award finalist in three categories. 

    The Canada Winter Games that took place in Prince George last year are one of... Read More

  • Catriona Le May Doan

    Olympic Hero Catriona Le May Doan commits to building amateur sport in Calgary

    Tuesday, 2nd February 2016

    Today Sport Calgary announced that Olympic legend and three-time medalist, Catriona Le May Doan, will be joining its executive team as the new Senior Director of Community Engagement and Marketing.

    "I am so pleased to be a part of the Sport Calgary team. This city helped me realize my Olympic dreams, and my family and I continue to be... Read More

  • Serwa

    Canada Games alumni shine at X Games

    Tuesday, 2nd February 2016

    Canada Games alumni were front and centre at Saturday's Winter X Games in Aspen.
    ... Read More

  • Sue Hylland

    CGC President and CEO Sue Hylland named to the 2015 CAAWS list of most influential women

    Wednesday, 27th January 2016

    Congratulations to our President and CEO Sue Hylland on being named to the 2015 CAAWS list of most influential women!

    CAAWS made the announcement on Thursday, January 21st, and revealed that Canada Games alumni Chandra Crawford and Hailey Wickenheiser also made the list.

    Sue Hylland is in her 14th year as the President and CEO of... Read More

  • Ringette

    Canada Games alumna at 2016 world junior ringette championship

    Tuesday, 12th January 2016

    Congratulations to Team Canada on winning the 2016 world junior ringette championship! 100% of the team competed at the 2015 Canada Winter Games that took place last February. 

    Here's a look at the roster:

    Ellen Hoban - Alberta
    Abigayle Richardson - Ontario
    Annie Debaji - Alberta
    Sarah-Lynne Begin - Ontario
    ... Read More

  • Volleyball

    Canada Games Council Begins Bid Process for 2021 Canada Summer Games

    Tuesday, 15th December 2015

    The Canada Games Council (CGC) has launched the bid process to select the community in Ontario to host the 2021 Canada Summer Games.
     
    At a session in Toronto, hosted by the Canada Games Council and the Province of Ontario, the potential bid communities were presented with an opportunity to clarify any issues, questions or comments... Read More

  • Sports

    2021 Canada Summer Games Sports Selected

    Tuesday, 24th November 2015

    The Canada Games Council (CGC) is pleased to announce the final sports and disciplines selected for the 2021 Canada Summer Games that will be hosted in Newfoundland and Labrador.
     
    The Canada Games Council’s Sport Committee adhered to a clear and objective sport selection process in which it analyzed all sports and disciplines that... Read More

  • Carla

    Canada Games Council Commends the Appointment of Carla Qualtrough as New Minister of Sport and Persons with Disabilities

    Tuesday, 24th November 2015

    Carla Qualtrough has been appointed as the New Minister of Sport and Persons with Disabilities. The Canada Games Council (CGC) congratulates Ms. Qualtrough on her appointment and look forward to working with her in the leadup to the 2017 Canada Summer Games in Winnipeg.  
     
    “On behalf of the Canada Games Council, I would like to... Read More

  • Trade

    Ontario and Newfoundland and Labrador Trade Spots in Canada Games Hosting Rotation

    Thursday, 5th November 2015

    Ontario and Newfoundland and Labrador have traded spots in the Canada Games hosting rotation, with Ontario committed to hosting the 2021 Canada Summer Games and Newfoundland and Labrador committed now to the 2025 Canada Summer Games.

     
    “The Canada Games Council is in support of our host governments working together to find... Read More

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