The City of Swift Current will host the Western Canada Summer Games from August 9-18, 2019! Featuring 16 sports, over 20 venues, and a range of cultural performances and programs, the Games will be the largest event to ever take place in the region. Over 1,700 athletes, coaches, officials and mission staff from Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba, Northwest Territories, Yukon, and Nunavut will participate in the 10 days of competition. These athletes, aged 13 – 20 years old, are our country’s next generation of national, international, Olympic, and Paralympic champions.
Mia West is 13-years-old, and along with getting ready for Grade 8, she’s also preparing to represent Manitoba at the 2019 Western Canada Summer Games in Swift Current, Saskatchewan this summer.
This summer there is a teenager eager to answer her 4:30 a.m. alarm and it’s not to earn a paycheque.
For two years 15-year-olds Andi Almonte and Justine Kolody have competed against each other on different volleyball teams. But this summer, Andi and Justine are teammates who are looking forward to competing together at the 2019 Western Canada Summer Games in Swift Current, Saskatchewan during week two, from August 14-18.
Team Manitoba has officially named swimmer and past Games alum Quinlan Roberts the flag bearer for the 2019 Western Canada Summer Games in Swift Current, Saskatchewan.