Team Alberta Accepting Mission Staff Applications

Be part of our team! Alberta Sport Connection invites applications for the volunteer position of Mission Staff for Team Alberta at the 2019 Canada Winter Games being held February 15 – March 3, 2019 in Red Deer, Alberta.

The Team Alberta Mission Staff provide the primary link between all components of the Games’ organizational structure and the sports to which they are assigned.  Mission Staff are the key contacts for the sports leading up to, during and immediately following the Games.

To apply, you can access more information and an application at the following links:
Online application
Hard copy application

The deadline to apply is March 30, 2018

The 2019 Canada Winter Games are coming to Alberta!

The 2019 Canada Winter Games will be 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!

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From February 15 – March 3, over 3,600 participants from across Canada will compete for gold in 19 sports during the 2019 Games. The 2019 Games is forecasted to generate an economic impact of over $132 million, with 20,000 visitors expected to visit Red Deer and central Alberta for the event.

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.

Team Alberta was impressive at the 2015 Canada Winter Games in Prince George, earning 75 medals, finishing fourth overall. Team Alberta captured 14 gold, 25 silver and 36 bronze medals at the Games and many of our athletes achieved personal bests.

Important Information and Files:


Contact Information

Pat Lechelt

Team Alberta, Chef de Mission
Alberta Sport Connection
Suite 500
10055 106 Street
Edmonton, Alberta T5J 1G3
P: 780-422-8309
Email: pat.lechelt@albertasport.ca

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