Tuesday, 6th February 2018
Canada Games alumni represent approximately 34% of the athletes that will compete for Team Canada at the upcoming 2018 Olympic Winter Games in PyeongChang.
Among Canada Games sports, 38% of Canada's roster competed at a Canada Winter Games.
Wednesday, 31st January 2018
Today, the Host Society for the 2021 Canada Games announced Wayne Parrish as its Chief Executive Officer. This is an important milestone for the 2021 Canada Games which will be held across the Niagara Region in the summer of 2021. A national search for the CEO role was launched last fall, with Wayne standing out amongst all other applicants....Read More
Thursday, 11th January 2018
Q - How did you or your team do at the Games? Did you win a medal?
A - We won the bronze medal in men’s softball. We had a very good week overall. Individually, I finished the tournament as the second best hitter.
Q -What is your best memory from competing at the Games?
A -My best memory from the Games is...Read More
Thursday, 21st December 2017
The Canada Games have been an important event in my life. I was first involved as a volunteer at the first ever Canada Winter Games in Quebec City in 1967. I then went on to become an official at the 1969 Canada Summer Games in Halifax where I was a High Jump judge. Then, I refereed wrestling for the first time at the Canada Games in 1975 in...Read More
Monday, 18th December 2017
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Friday, 15th December 2017
The Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES) announced on October 2nd that Tacuma Anderson-Richards was determined to have committed an anti-doping rule violation pursuant to the Canadian Anti-Doping Program (CADP) and received a two-month sanction which commenced on July 8, 2017. The adverse analytical finding that led to...Read More
Tuesday, 5th December 2017
Canada Games was most definitely one of the best experiences of my life. I am grateful that I was given the opportunity to compete at the Games, and I would like to thank everyone who worked so hard to make it such an amazing time.
Being a part of such a large and supportive team was incredible, and I hope that it is not the last...Read More
Friday, 1st December 2017
I am a Sprint Canoe/Kayak athlete from Mississauga, Ontario. I am 20 years old and currently studying Kinesiology at Dalhousie University and a member of the Canadian Canoe/Kayak Team.
My most memorable Canada Games experience was being able to go watch the other sports and teams compete. We became big fans of the Team Ontario girls...Read More
Monday, 20th November 2017
To commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Canada Games, we’ve reached out to Games alumni to share their experiences.
How did you discover canoe-kayak as a sport?
My friends were doing it instead of going to day camp, and I decided to try it because my parents wouldn’t let me stay at home all day. I first started when I was 12-13...Read More