March 22, 2017 (Winnipeg, MB) – Sport Manitoba and Manitoba Sportswriters and Sportscasters Association (MSSA) are partnering to celebrate the best athletes in Manitoba.
Manitoba is rich with countless remarkable sport people of all ages with amazing stories of success, service and dedication.
The Province of Manitoba, Sport Manitoba and Manitoba Hydro gathered in Thompson today to officially celebrate the City of Thompson as hosts of the 2018 Power Smart Manitoba Winter Games.
The City of Thompson will host the 2018 Power Smart Manitoba Winter Games. The Games will be held in early March, 2018 involving up to 1,800 participants and 1,000 volunteers.
Help Kids - Win Money This raffle is now closed. Congratulations to Timothy Bjornson on winning $295! Thanks to everyone who purchased tickets to support KidSport.
Since September 2016 Manitoba has experienced an outbreak of Mumps. The majority of the cases are in individuals between the ages of 17 and 29.
The 2016 Year in Review is a celebration of sport in Manitoba with accomplishments from the grassroots to the Olympic level. Sport Manitoba is proud of the dedication from athletes, coaches, managers, officials, volunteers, and all other members of the community who make sport possible in our province and beyond.
To provide the best services possible to Manitobans, Sport Manitoba has restructured the provincial regional zones it recognizes and their boundaries. The previous seven regions will now be divided into five.
Happy Holidays from the Board & Staff at Sport Manitoba! We hope your new year is happy, healthy, and of course, full of sport! Here's what we were up to in 2016 - enjoy!
KidSport is Calling all Canadians to Give the Gift of Sport this Holiday Season!
Sport Manitoba and Manitoba Liquor & Lotteries are pleased to announce the recipients of “Thanks Coach!” awards at the 2016 Power Smart Manitoba Summer Games in Steinbach. These awards recognize the often unheralded but very important role coaches play.
Sport Manitoba is hosting Regional Testing Combines open to athletes of ANY level and sport. The first Combine will take place in Winkler on September 9, 2016. The second Combine will take place in Brandon on September 10, 2016.
3,000 athletes, coaches and volunteers gathered together from all from different parts of the province, from different backgrounds, cultures, and experiences – and for one week we all had the common goal, to experience True Sport and live the magic of the Games!
Eastman was down more often than was comfortable in the boys volleyball gold medal game Saturday in front of hundreds at the Steinbach Regional Secondary School.
Penalty kicks were required Saturday for Eastman to clinch the boys soccer gold medal at the Steinbach Soccer Park.
Eastman opened the scoring less than 10 minutes into the under-16 girls soccer gold medal game. Interlake took the first two shots of the game but both were saved by Eastman’s keeper, Emma Winram.
They swung back and forth until Interlake commanded the third and final set to earn the gold medal in girls volleyball Saturday.
Interlake’s winning streak came to an end with Central’s win in the Gold Medal Game with a score of 7-5. Interlake scored 3 runs in the bottom of the first inning to get things started.
The two teams primed for a gold medal tilt in boys soccer Saturday have found the back of the net often in their so far undefeated quests.
Eastman won a 2-1 tiebreaker game against Westman to qualify for Saturday’s gold medal game in girls soccer.
Interlake walked away from their match with Winnipeg Gold as the only undefeated team in the softball tournament. Entering their semi-final game Friday, the Interlake and Winnipeg Gold softball teams were even at three wins and no losses.
Eastman and Westman are set for a gold medal clash in boys volleyball Saturday.
Simply being the first wasn't enough for these cyclists Friday. They were also the first athletes to ride an officially sanctioned race at Blind Creek Trail.
Evelyn Paton didn’t think it was a big deal. She saw a coach scrambling Thursday night, looking for some place to do laundry after hours when Paton figured she’d do it herself.
Boys soccer kicked off today at Steinbach Soccer Park, with Team Westman looking to be the dominate team in the Power Pool.
A hot day on the pitch led to a hot start for Interlake in the girls soccer tournament Thursday.
Interlake started the day by edging out Westman 3-2 in the first game of the day and in their second match against Norman, Interlake encountered a late start.
Team Central rode to first-place finishes in two of the four cycling races held at Sandilands Provincial Park Thursday.
Congratulations Gregory Swift! You have won $1812.50!!! Thanks for supporting the Games.
Winnipeg Gold beat out Interlake 60-39 in Wednesday’s gold medal match-up. Winnipeg Gold took the lead early and didn’t give Interlake a break.
Winnipeg Gold’s Tiernan Marshall must have ice in his veins. It is the only explanation for hitting back-to-back threes in the fourth quarter, and powering his team to a victory over Winnipeg Blue...
August 10th marks the 2016 Power Smart Manitoba Games sailing events. This year no one team was triumphant, it was just a friendly competition with a variety of gold medalists. The event has five separate races.
Wednesday was the last chance for participants in athletics to leave the 2016 Power Smart Manitoba Summer Games with a medal around their necks.
All of Winnipeg Gold and Interlake’s hard work these past few days has paid off—these two teams are going for gold...
Eight triathletes left St. Malo Provincial Park with gold medals hanging around their neck Tuesday...
Winnipeg Blue showed they are determined to get redemption against Winnipeg Gold after losing to them Monday. Winnipeg Blue now has that opportunity in Wednesday’s gold medal game after routing Team Westman in medal play.
By Ian Froese Winnipeg Gold’s male golfers truly competed against themselves in the final round of the Power Smart Manitoba Games at the Steinbach Fly-In Golf Club.
Defense wins games, but having some offensive prowess doesn’t hurt either. Winnipeg Gold’s Tiernan Marshall showed that he knows how to work all positions, exploding for 31 points in a nail-biting win against same-town rival Winnipeg Blue...
Despite coming in last place, the Parkland male and female golf teams have faith they can turn things around after the opening round at the 2016 Power Smart Manitoba Games.
Interlake took a commanding win in their first game at the 2016 Power Smart Manitoba Summer Games. In a 13-2 blowout over Parkland, Interlake took the lead early on and dominated throughout...
By Emma Dueck
Hailee Morisseau has a memento to commemorate the time she was opening ceremonies flag bearer at the Power Smart Manitoba Summer Games—and it’s made of cardboard and paper.
by Ian Froese Rather than working for the weekend, a number of the athletes competing in the Phase 1 events are working for Wednesday.
Former Eastman athletes are role models to the hundreds of athletes taking in the opening ceremony of the Power Smart Manitoba Summer Games hope to one day emulate.
Opening ceremonies kick off Games In a night that featured music, dancing, success stories, and of course a torch and cauldron. Keep reading for the rest of the story, photos and our live stream in case you missed it our want to see it again!
The best track in Steinbach was marked by a line of dirt. Running around a small dent made in the grassy landscape, circling 400 metres, was where champions were made in school track meets, but that was about all it was good for. Those who ran sprinted elsewhere, as many other places in Steinbach did the job nearly as well.
Winnipeg, MB – After four months of training, seven regions within the province of Manitoba have determined their teams for the upcoming Power Smart Manitoba Games to be held in Steinbach August 8th to 10th. The golf event will be 36 holes over two days at the Steinbach Fly-In Golf Club. Teams
Sport Manitoba has announced a successful bid from the Town of Virden and RMs of Pipestone, Woodsworth-Wallace, and Sifton, to be the Host Community for the 2018 Power Smart Manitoba Winter Games.
Enjoying ourselves outdoors is a great part of Manitoba summers. However, there are a few risks involved, especially in extremely hot, humid conditions. The following will help explain some of these risks, their causes and how to prevent them.
If you want to secure space in the Qualico Training Centre, now is the time to do it! A year away from opening our doors and we are already at 65% of our capacity.
Sport Manitoba is pleased to announce that the updated and enhanced RIS Activity Leaders program to better prepare and inform coaches on how they can create a safe and ethical environment in their sport is now online and available for recertification. Enter to win!
At an event hosted at the Sport for Life Centre today, seven local organizations joined together to officially launch True Sport Lives Here Manitoba, an initiative aimed at responding to the negative public perception of sport.
The 2016 Power Smart Manitoba Summer Games in Steinbach start in less than 90 days! The Host Society is well on its way to planning a successful Games, but they need you. If you're interested in volunteering for Manitoba's largest multi-sport event you can register today - it's easy to do.
Step into spring with a new pair of flip flops! Our Sport Medicine Centre Pedorthist, Kirk Cook, is giving away one pair of Sole Sport Flips on our Facebook page this month!
In a morning filled with stories of leadership, dedication, and outstanding service, the 2016 Coaching Manitoba IMPACT Awards honoured the contributions and achievements of some of the very best in the Manitoba coaching community. Continue reading to discover our winners!
Sport Manitoba is pleased to announce the addition of a second Coach/Athlete Development Coordinator, Jacqueline Mazur who will be working out of Winkler.
Basketball Manitoba is pleased to announce the details on the 2016 Power Smart Manitoba Games basketball regional tryouts.
Golf Manitoba is establishing a PowerSmart Manitoba Games Regional Training Squad program for the 2016 golf season. The program offered by Golf Manitoba will be similar to 2012, which saw many of the participating players move on to become some of the top junior golfers in the province.
Volleyball is once again a part of the Manitoba Games in the summer of 2016. The category for volleyball is 14U Boys & Girls Indoor (born in 2002 or later).
Manitoba Games Development Camp - All players from all regions are welcome Saturday, April 9 (1-4pm) U of W United Health and Rec Plex Cost to players - $20
STEINBACH CREDIT UNION, Manitoba's largest credit union, steps in as a Diamond Plus Friend of the Games business contributor for the 2016 Power Smart Manitoba Games.
Sport Manitoba awarded $23,000 in academic scholarships to fourteen high school students, six university students, and four Manitoba coaches this past year.
Canadian Paralympic Committee calls for applications for the 2016-2017 System Development Fund
When: Sunday, February 21, 2016, 8am-4pm Where: 245 Royal Road South (on the island), Portage la Prairie, Manitoba Who: Free to all Manitoba Games Athletes/Coaches
Manitoba is rich with countless remarkable sport people of all ages with amazing stories of success, service and dedication. We want to recognize them all (volunteers, officials, athletes & coaches) at our annual awards show. Please nominate someone you admire today!
Free to all Power Smart Manitoba Games athletes/coaches Hosted by Team Interlake Saturday, January, 2 2016 at Lord Selkirk High School, Selkirk MB 9:30 am - 3:00 pm
So many great events and activities took place in 2015. Here’s a just a sample of what we accomplished!
Sport Manitoba launched a new responsive website that adapts to use on different mobile devices. With its sleek design and easy navigation, the new site is user-friendly for all our audiences and functions consistently from platform to platform.
The slogan for the upcoming Games is Dream It, Live It! It fits in perfectly with how the athletes feel while they’re competing and will be featured prominently on all merchandise. Clothing has now hit the market and is available for purchase.
In this month's Power of Sport eNewsletter we feature athlete development opportunity, 2021 Canada Summer Games, and a Track Renewal.
IMPACT camps provide students with athletic participation in grades 9 to 12 with a unique opportunity to spend the day in the life of an Olympic or professional athlete.
Volleyball Manitoba is now accepting applications for 2016 Power Smart Manitoba Games Girls & Boys Regional Team Coaching Positions.
In partnership with the Hanover School Division (HSD) the Host Society of the 2016 Power Smart Manitoba Summer Games facilitated the construction of an athletics track.