From February 8 to 10, 2019, over 700 athletes from 64 communities across Alberta, N.W.T., and Saskatchewan will come together for the largest sporting event for individuals with intellectual disabilities in the province. Athletes will compete in 8 winter sports: 5-pin bowling, alpine skiing, cross-country skiing, curling, figure skating, floor hockey, snowshoeing, and speed skating. The event begins on February 8, 2019, at 7 pm, in the Winsport Arena with the opening ceremonies. You can catch the action at venues throughout the city all weekend long. Check out the schedule here.
Special Olympics Alberta Winter Games:
When: February 8 – 10, 2019
Time: February 8 – Opening Ceremonies: 7 pm – 9 pm; February 9 – 9:30 am – 4 pm; February 10 – 9:30 am – 4 pm
Where: Venues across the city including Winsport, Genesis Centre, Calgary Winter Club, Maple Ridge Golf Course, and the Bowling Depot
Winsport – 88 Canada Olympic Road SW
Genesis Centre – 7555 Falconridge Blvd NE
Calgary Winter Club – 4611 14th St NW
Maple Ridge Golf Course – 1240 Mapleglade Drive SE
The Bowling Depot – 5255 McCall Way NE #146
Phone: 403-710-1861 – Maddy Orchard, Marketing Director, Winter Games Organizing Committee
Although we do our best to provide you with accurate information, all event details are subject to change. Please contact the facility to avoid disappointment.