• 2021

    Four Ontario Communities Confirm Intent to Bid for 2021 Canada Summer Games

    Tuesday, 24th May 2016

    The Canada Games Council (CGC) has received four letters of Intent to Bid from Ontario communities wishing to host the 2021 Canada Summer Games.

    The four communities or groups that have confirmed their intent to bid are:

    the Niagara Region, the City of Ottawa, the City of Greater Sudbury, the combined cities of Kitchener, Waterloo,...
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  • Marchand

    Canada Games Alumni at the 2016 Memorial Cup

    Tuesday, 17th May 2016

    The teams are set as the Memorial Cup kicks off this week in Red Deer, host of the 2019 Canada Winter Games. 

    Three of the four teams facing off feature Canada Games alumni. 

    First up, we have the host Red Deer Rebels.

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  • Canada Games

    Call for Applications - Sport Committee Position Athlete Representative

    Friday, 22nd April 2016


    The Canada Games Council (CGC) is the franchise holder for the Canada Games and Canada Games Movement. We are responsible for the on-going management and delivery of the Canada Games and the promotion and development of the broader Canada Games Movement across the country. The Council ensures the Games play an important... Read More

  • NHL Playoffs

    Canada Games alumni in the NHL playoffs

    Tuesday, 12th April 2016

    The NHL playoffs are right around the corner and Canada Games alumni are once again front and centre. 
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  • Board

    Call for Nominations to the CGC Board of Directors

    Monday, 11th April 2016

    The CGC is seeking nominations to fill five (5) volunteer board positions with passionate individuals who are able to dedicate their time and expertise to help grow the Canada Games property, the Canada Games Movement and our Canadian sport system. 
    If you are interested in becoming a leader with this dynamic national sport... Read More

  • Ring

    Canada Games Alumni at NCAA March Madness // CIS Women's Basketball Final 8

    Wednesday, 16th March 2016

    This week marks the pinnacle of the collegiate basketball season as both the NCAA March Madness and the CIS Women's Basketball Final 8 kick off.

    Canada Games alumni will play important roles for their respective teams in both tournaments.

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  • Best

    Canada Games Alumni at NCAA March Madness // CIS Men's Basketball Final 8

    Tuesday, 15th March 2016

    This week marks the pinnacle of the collegiate basketball season as both the NCAA March Madness and the CIS Men's Basketball Final 8 kick off.
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  • 2015

    2015 Canada Winter Games win "Event of the Year" and "Sustainable Event of the Year" at CSTA Prestige Awards

    Monday, 7th March 2016

    Today the 2015 Canada Winter Games won big at the CSTA (Canadian Sport Tourism Alliance) Prestige Awards. 

    The multi-sport event was named Event of the Year and also captured the Sustainable Event of the Year Award.

    2015 Canada Winter Games Host Society Chair Anthony Everett was on hand to accept the awards on behalf of the Host... Read More

  • Roland Michener

    Canada Games Council Announces 2015 Roland Michener Award Winners

    Tuesday, 1st March 2016

    Celebrating the one year anniversary of a tremendous 2015 Canada Winter Games, the Canada Games Council (CGC) has announced that Frédéric Lemoine of Trois-Rivières, Quebec and Sam Renooy of Oakbank, Manitoba are the recipients of the 2015 Roland Michener Canada Games Award.
    “The Canada Games Council would like to congratulate both... Read More

  • 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