It’s back! The Calgary Minor Soccer Association’s (CMSA) second annual Minor Soccer Week will be held June 16 – 22, 2019. With the support from title sponsor Armstrong Cheese, this exciting initiative is dedicated to showcasing soccer and encouraging youth participation and volunteer involvement within the sport.
Ottawa, June 10, 2019 – The Canadian Paralympic Committee announced today it has granted $200,000 in funding through the 2019-20 Paralympic Sport Development Fund to support Para sport programming across the country.
Canada Soccer - An exciting summer of soccer officially begins Monday with Canada’s opening match at the FIFA Women’s World Cup France 2019™. On the world’s biggest stage, Canada will be striving for their best-ever performance under the banner “Together We Rise” with every match broadcast live back home on CTV, TSN and RDS.
Global Running Day is a worldwide celebration of running that encourages everyone to get moving. It doesn’t matter how fast you run or how far you go—what’s important is that you take part, and how you do it is up to you.
Bike to School day is a growing campaign that was initiated in 2014 and with the coming of 2019's Bike to School day, has spread to plenty of schools and is expected to have thousands of kids riding their bikes to school on June 4th!
Nordiq Canada - CANMORE, Alta.—A young group of Paralympic and Olympic veterans will carry the torch for a new generation of cross-country skiers who will make up the National Ski Team in 2019-2020, Nordiq Canada announced on Saturday.
Calgary, May 30, 2019 – Bringing together hundreds of kids from across the city, Calgary Minor Soccer Association’s (CMSA) Minifest is a grassroots soccer festival for all youth soccer players ages 5 – 8. Held at the Cedarbrae Community Centre, Saturday, June 1 from 10:00AM – 4:00PM, Minifest introduces young players to the game of soccer in a fun environment while promoting physical activity and encouraging families to participate and get involved in supporting their young athletes.
Calgary is handing the 2021 world luge championships to Whistler, B.C., because of the sliding track's precarious situation. The 33-year-old track on Calgary's west side was the sliding sport venue for the 1988 Winter Olympics.
May 23, 2019: Volleyball Canada is pleased to announce its junior men’s team. A travelling roster for the Men's U21 World Championship in Manama, Bahrain, from July 18 to 27, 2019 will be announced at a later date.
Researchers at the University of Toronto are doing a study to investigate the impact of inclusive play and playground design on children with disabilities with the objective of informing playground design guidelines for future accessible playground initiatives. If you have used or intend to use the Jumpstart Inclusive Playground located at Shouldice Park (4900 Monserrat Dr N.W.), we would love for you to be a part of a study!
The OSTEN & VICTOR Alberta Tennis Centre is hosting the 3rd annual Yonex Calgary ITF World Junior Tennis Tour event from May 25 – 31, 2019. The event is part of the International Tennis Federation’s World Tennis Tour for juniors under 18 years of age.
The City of Calgary is currently seeking proposals from sport organizations interested in acquiring available rental space within Father David Bauer Arena (FDB) as well as the potential for associated ice time.
Parents who dream of their children becoming professional athletes, and coaches who believe that single-minded dedication is the only way to reach the top of their sport, have contributed to an increase in early sport specialization.
The Roughnecks defeated the Colorado Mammoth 8-4 Friday night in the West Division final, earning their spot in the NLL Finals, much to the delight of the 8,900 fans in attendance at the Scotiabank Saddledome.
From music festivals and libraries to sporting events and video game design, Albertans both produce and enjoy a wide range of cultural and sports activities. In economic terms, these activities generated more than $6.1 billion of GDP for the province in 2017, or about 2.0 per cent of that year’s total GDP.
From August 22 until August 25, 2019, participants from across Alberta will come to Rocky Mountain House and Clearwater County, Alberta as we host one of the largest events to ever be hosted west of Red Deer. Offering four days of 14 different team and individual sport competitions, and major outdoor concerts, the first-ever Alberta Masters Games will welcome up to 1,200 athletes and 600 volunteers.