Monday, 19th March 2018
Team Canada had an amazing Paralympic Games, concluding a record-breaking nine days of competition with 28 medals won. This was our naiton's best ever number of podium finishes at a Paralympic Winter Games.
Canada Games alumni were major contributed to Canada's medal haul, as evidenced by the below stats.
Wednesday, 14th March 2018
Karate has been selected for inclusion in the 2023 Canada Winter Games.
“We are excited that the 2023 Canada Winter Games will feature Karate,” said Tom Quinn, Canada Games Council Chairman. “This will mark the first time Karate appears at the Canada Games and we can’t wait to see the nation’s top young...Read More
Monday, 12th March 2018
David Patterson, Canada Games Council (CGC) President and CEO, has announced that Erin Mathany will become the organization’s Vice President, Marketing and Partnerships. Erin will be responsible for leading the innovative growth of the Canada Games brand, highlighting the stories of the athletes, coaches, volunteers and communities that bring...Read More
Friday, 9th March 2018
Canada Games alumni have a strong presence among Canada's roster at the 2018 Paralympic Games in PyeongChang. Of the 55 athletes competing, 16 (29%) have used the Canada Games as a stepping stone to future success.
Thursday, 1st March 2018
Team Canada had a tremendous showing at the 2018 Olympic Winter Games in PyeongChang, finishing third overall in both the gold medal count with 11 and in total medals, the Canadians leave South Korea highly decorated. In total, Canada won 29 medals, a new national Olympic Winter Games record, surpassing its Vancouver 2010 total of 26. Canada...Read More
Tuesday, 27th February 2018
The Canada Games Council welcomed the Government of Canada’s emphasis on gender equity in sport in today’s federal budget. The budget outlined a goal for gender equity in key sport measures by 2035. The Canada Games Council was proud to report that gender equity at the Canada Games is near and can be reached well before the goal set...Read More
Tuesday, 20th February 2018
Canada Games alumni have been firing on all cylinders in PyeongChang, making Canada proud and capturing multiple medals.
The first came during Mark McMorris' epic run that saw him take home bronze in Men's Slopestyle. McMorris, who wore the green and white of Saskatchewan at the 2007 Canada Winter Games, overcame many obstacles...Read More
Tuesday, 13th February 2018
The Canada Games have announced Tim Hortons® as a Canada Games National Partner and Diamond Sponsor.
“Tim Hortons has been a staple of Canadian communities since 1964 and having them partner with the Canada Games - our nation’s premium multi-sport event that enriches Canadian culture and creates lasting legacies - is very...Read More
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