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,... Read More
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
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.Read More
If you are interested in becoming a leader with this dynamic national sport...
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.
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.Read More
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
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.Read More
“The Canada Games Council would like to congratulate both...
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
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
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