The 2018 Manitoba Winter Games Powered by Manitoba Hydro will be held in Thompson from March 4-10, 2018. The Games are a competitive, developmental opportunity for selected sports to advance their Provincial Sport Organization’s long term athlete and coach development plans. The age or stage selected generally complies with the Long Term Athlete Development (LTAD) Train to Train stage of development.
Participation in the Manitoba Games begins with regional try outs. Regional teams of approximately 200 athletes, coaches, and managers go on to participate in the Provincial Finals.
The Manitoba Games Powered by Manitoba Hydro are often an athlete's first multi-sport Games experience. The Games help to identify Manitoba athletes who have the potential to advance to higher levels of competition: Provincial Team, National Competitions, and the Canada and Western Canada Games. After competing in the Manitoba Games, many athletes move on to become part of Team Manitoba.
The sports on the calendar for the 2018 Manitoba Winter Games Powered by Manitoba Hydro include:
PHASE 1: March 4 - 7, 2018
Age categories for the 2018 Manitoba Winter Games Powered by Manitoba Hydro have been announced. Check out Phase 1 here.
PHASE 2: March 7 - 10, 2018
- Curling - U15
- Figure Skating
- Hockey - Female
- Speed Skating - Short Track
- Table Tennis
Age categories for the 2018 Manitoba Winter Games Powered by Manitoba Hydro have been announced. Check out Phase 2 here.
Contact information for the Provincial Sport Organizations listed above can be found here.
Please check back here for sport updates closer to Games time.
2018 Manitoba Winter Games Host Site Announcement...click here to read.