It’s Go Time: Winnipeg hosts the 2017 Canada Summer Games!
2017 Canada Summer Games- WINNIPEG, MB (July 28, 2017) – After almost four years of planning, the 2017 Canada Summer Games Host Society (the Host Society) and Co-Hosts are ready to welcome the nation for this country’s largest multi-sport event for young athletes. Featuring 16 sports, over 250 events and a major cultural festival, the 2017 Canada Summer Games will welcome over 4,000 athletes and coaches, over 500 officials and more than 20,000 visitors from July 28 to August 13, 2017. It all begins with the Opening Ceremony presented by James Richardson and Sons Limited, starting at 7:00 p.m. tonight at Bell MTS Place.
“The athletes have been top of mind in every aspect of preparation for the Games, said Jeff Hnatiuk, President and CEO of the 2017 Canada Summer Games Host Society. “From first-rate sport venues and entertainment to accommodations and transportation, our team is focused on delivering an exceptional athlete experience! We can’t wait to watch them compete starting tomorrow.”
For more information about the 2017 Canada Summer Games: Call our bilingual information service 233-ALLO at 204-233-2556. Service is available 7 days a week, from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. until August 15, 2017.
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