Day two was a scorcher! Not only in temperature, but in fierce competition. Mountain Biking, Sailing and Beach Volleyball all started and the Canada Games is now in full force! Here’s the day in photos...
Bring on Bison Butte!
Women’s cycling started the day off right by leaping onto the Bison Butte Mountain Bike Course under the beating sun. Photo: Marc Nedelec.
Men’s cycling followed suit in in 32C heat with a humidex coming in at 39C! Scorching. Photo: Marc Nedelec.
And the first medals of the Games were handed out! Congratulations, Anne-Julie Tremblay! Photo: Sport Canada.
The beach is where it’s at
Over at the Sargent Park Beach Volleyball Centre, the always popular Beach Volleyball entered the mix. Identical twins, Kearley and Josie Abbott, won their first match for Team Manitoba. Get your beach volleyball tickets here.
Sail away in Gimli
Sailing got underway in the Icelandic beach town of Gimli. Photos: Keith Levit.
Softball and Baseball continued to hit it out of the park
The bats are cracking at John Blumberg Softball Complex for Softball and Whittier Park for Baseball. With this kind of weather, you need to be there so get your tickets today. Photos: Darryl Gershman.
Three cheers for our volunteers
For keeping those smiles going and helping out one and all in the blistering heat. You’re rocking it. Photo: Damian Frazee (above), Keith Levit (below).
Hoop, there it is!
The Aboriginal School of Dance performed a Hoop Dance at the Festival. Photos: Damian Frazee.
Quebec brought the maison down
Nothing like a free show and fireworks on a hot summer night. What a Sunday Funday! Photos: Damian Frazee.
The games are here for a good time, not a long time, so you don’t want to miss a minute! Get your tickets before it’s too late.