Canada Winter 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 LOGOS

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

IMPORTANT INFORMATION AND FILES:

ABOUT THE GAMES

The Canada Games are an interprovincial and territorial sports festival staged every two years, alternating between Summer and Winter Games.

Since the Canada Games were introduced in 1967, more than 100,000 participants in over 40 sports have been involved as athletes, coaches or officials, and over 75,000 volunteers have dedicated their time to staging the event.

The complete results for Team Alberta please see our results page

THE 2019 CANADA WINTER GAMES

The 2019 Canada Winter Games was the largest event ever hosted in Red Deer and the largest multi-sport and cultural event to be hosted in Alberta in over 30 years – since the 1988 Olympics in Calgary!

Team Alberta had their best-ever performance at the 2019 Canada Winter Games, earning 100 medals, finishing third overall. Team Alberta captured 36 gold, 33 silver and 31 bronze medals at the Games and many of our athletes achieved personal bests.

Team Alberta earned the Centennial Cup and Jack Pelech Award for its performance during the 2019 Canada Winter Games.  The Centennial Cup was awarded to a team that showed the greatest improvement from the 2015 Winter Games.  The Jack Pelech Award goes to the team whose athletes, coaches, managers and mission staff best combine competitive performance, good sportsmanship and a spirit of fair play, cooperation and friendship.

CONTACT INFORMATION

CAM BERWALD
Team Alberta, Chef de Mission
Suite 500
10055 106 Street
Edmonton, Alberta T5J 1G3

P: 780-422-7109
Email: cam.berwald@gov.ab.ca

Competing and cheering alongside Canada's top athletes from a variety of sports created an atmosphere unlike anything I'd experienced.

ADAM WONG, GYMNASTICS, 2003 CANADA GAMES