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COUNTDOWN TO THE 2022 CANADA SUMMER GAMES

Canada Games Covid 19 Vaccination Policy Update

The Canada Games Council (CGC) announced today their decision, with the support of the 2022 and 2023 Canada Games Host Societies, to require accredited individuals at the 2022 Canada Summer Games and the 2023 Canada Winter Games to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 in order to take part in the Games due to the ongoing global pandemic.

The CGC’s vaccination policy applies to all accredited individuals attending the 2022 and 2023 Canada Games including athletes, coaches, managers, technical officials, participant assistants, venue pass holders, mission staff, VIPs and media.

The CGC, the 2022 and 2023 Canada Games Host Societies will make accommodations for individuals who are either ineligible to receive a COVID-19 vaccinations or have received an exemption on medical or religious grounds.  A negative COVID-19 test will not be accepted as a substitute for vaccinations.

CGC and Host Society staff, contractors and volunteers must also be fully vaccinated under separate organizational policies.

Spectators at the 2022 and 2023 Canada Games will be subject to the public health requirements of the respective host communities and/or the policies of the host venues at the time of the Games.

Please go the Canada Games website for more information

 

If you have any additional questions about Team Alberta,  please contact Chef de Mission Cam Berwald – cam.berwald@gov.ab.ca 

 

TEAM ALBERTA LOGO

Please find below links to the files and guidelines  for the new Team Alberta Logo. If you require a different format please contact Cam Berwald at cam.berwald@gov.ab.ca or Sheri Wilson at sheri.wilson@gov.ab.ca

Team Alberta Logo Guidelines

Team Alberta Horizontal Logos

Black – JPG 

Color – PNG                                                   

Color – EPS

Team Alberta Vertical Logos

Black – JPG

Color – PNG

Color – EPS

 

More information & Important Files:

 

 

2017 CANADA SUMMER GAMES TEAM ALBERTA RECAP

The 2017 Canada Summer Games were held in Winnipeg, Manitoba from July 28 – August 14, 2017 and marked the 50th anniversary of the Games.  The Host Society and Game’s partners provided a memorable multi-sport games experience for our young, next generation athletes.   Team Alberta competed against the best from across Canada in all 17 sports with 22 teams.  Team Alberta comprised of 438 athletes, coaches/managers and mission staff and represented 73 communities in the province.

Team Alberta finished fourth with 98 medals:  26 gold, 38 silver and 34 bronze.  In addition, Team Alberta placed fourth overall with flag points.  Flag points are awarded based on the performance and participation of all athletes in every sport. Team Alberta had a fourth place finish in both medals and flag points at the 2009 and 2013 Canada Summer Games.

Team Alberta Media Releases
Team Alberta Final Results
Canada Games Athlete Profiles

Developing Canada’s Premier Athletes:

The Canada Games have a played a prominent role in developing some of Canada’s premier athletes.  The Games have acted as a stepping stone for many celebrated athletes including:

  • Toller Cranston (1967),
  • Bob Gainey (1971),
  • Catriona LeMay Doan (1983 & 1987),
  • Bruny Surin (1985),
  • Annie Pelletier (1989),
  • Hayley Wickenheiser and Ryan Smyth (1991),
  • Steve Nash (1993),
  • Jennifer Heil (1999),
  • Erin McLeod (2001),
  • Chandra Crawford and Sydney Crosby (2003),
  • Steven Stamkos and Mark McMorris (2007),
  • Nathan Mackinnon and Jonathan Drouin (2011)

See all Team Alberta Canada Summer Games Alumni!

Canada Games competition was tough and it helped to prepare me for future international events

ERIC SEHN - DIVER - 2001 CANADA GAMES/2012 OLYMPICS

CONTACT INFORMATION

Cam Berwald
Team Alberta Chef de Mission
Suite 500
10055 106 Street NW
Edmonton, Alberta T5J 1G3
P: 780-422-7109
Email: cam.berwald@gov.ab.ca