About

The Canada Games

We’re here to strengthen the fabric of Canada through the power of sport. Coming together every two years, we elevate the best of our nation and spark future generations to achieve greatness both on and off the field of play.

The Canada Games brings together more than 2,000 able-bodied athletes and athletes with physical and intellectual disabilities for the largest amateur multi-sport event in the country. Alternating between winter and summer, they span over 30 different sports to showcase the very best in Canadian sport and spirit. The Games are held under the stewardship of the Canada Games Council who provide continuity, leadership and support. We’re here to foster ongoing partnerships and ensure the Games leave an enduring legacy on communities from coast to coast to coast.

Our Brand
Our Partners

It takes a whole community to stage a successful Games.

These events are made possible thanks to the Government of Canada alongside our Sponsors and Suppliers. But our community wouldn’t be complete without the contribution of National and Multi-Sport Organizations and their provincial counterparts, whose support is vital to bringing participants together under one flag.

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Vision
We envision a future where the Canada Games are a renowned celebration of sport that sparks greatness in future leaders, celebrates Canada's diversity and champions sustainable communities. We're not leaving a legacy; we're creating thousands of them.
Values
Collaboration

We build bridges with and between stakeholders. We strengthen communities and our country through volunteerism, connections and partnerships.

Inclusion

We seek out, nurture and respect and embrace different backgrounds, experiences and perspectives.

Integrity

We are uncompromising in our ethical behaviour and in our commitment to transparency and honesty.

Passion

We take pride in our work, stay focused on our purpose and exude positivity in all that we do.

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Learn more about how we’re working to make a positive impact on Canadian athletes and their communities.

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We all share the same podium.
Our People

United through sport, driven by purpose.

Our team shares a passion for Canadian sport and a drive to make a difference in their community. We are proud to represent amateur athletes, our host cities and the country we call home. That’s why we work tirelessly to create a positive impact. Learn more about the staff and board members behind the largest amateur multi-sport event in the country.

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Careers

Be a part of something bigger.

Are you passionate about Canadian sport? Do you want to be part of a team that’s working to support amateur athletes and leave a positive impact on the next generation of Canadian leaders? Current opportunities will be listed below when available so you can see how to join our team.

CGC Board - Director Brief
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Canada Games Council Sport & Games Committee National Sport Organization Representative
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