August 9 : Top 5 things to do today

Hey week one, week two is giving you a run for your money. From new sports to new athletes, to amazing Festival nights and everything in between, week two is great. What’s even better? The fun continues! Here’s where you should be today:

1. I’d rather throw ya, then know ya!

Head to the Axworthy Health & Recplex to catch some wrestling. Action kicks off at 9:00 a.m. Get your tickets here.

2. Don't Fore-get - golf is great!

Photo: Matt Bedard

Round 2 of individual and team golf starts at 7:30 a.m. Too early? Nothing is too early when you get to watch top-notch athletes compete at a beautiful venue. Join us at Southwood Golf and Country Club. Click here for information regarding weather delays. 

3. Need for speed - the CanoeKayak edition

Photo: Ian McCausland

Today features the 200m, 500m and 1000m heats starting at 9:05 a.m. and finals kick off in the afternoon. Click here for information regarding weather delays. 

4. Show some love

Photo: Karl Mendoza

Singles matches begin at 9:00 a.m. with the quarter finals starting at 3:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m. Did we forget to mention it’s entirely free? Catch all the action at the Winnipeg Lawn Tennis Club. Click here for information regarding weather delays. 

5. Making waves

Photo: Matt Duboff

Backstroke, freestyle, butterfly and relays … great action all day at Pan Am Pool! Heats begin at 9:00 a.m. with finals beginning at 6:00 p.m. Take it all in at the Pan Am Pool. Get your tickets here.