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
Thursday, 4th February 2016
The 2015 Canada Winter Games have been announced as CSTA (Canadian Sport Tourism Alliance) Prestige Award finalist in three categories.
The Canada Winter Games that took place in Prince George last year are one of...Read More
Tuesday, 2nd February 2016
Today Sport Calgary announced that Olympic legend and three-time medalist, Catriona Le May Doan, will be joining its executive team as the new Senior Director of Community Engagement and Marketing.
"I am so pleased to be a part of the Sport Calgary team. This city helped me realize my Olympic dreams, and my family and I continue to be...Read More
Wednesday, 27th January 2016
Congratulations to our President and CEO Sue Hylland on being named to the 2015 CAAWS list of most influential women!
CAAWS made the announcement on Thursday, January 21st, and revealed that Canada Games alumni Chandra Crawford and Hailey Wickenheiser also made the list.
Sue Hylland is in her 14th year as the President and CEO of...Read More