Welcome to Thompson! The Games are here and competition starts today. Good luck to all our teams.
Host Society Co-Chairs
Murray Kissick and Sandra Ross-Hitch
Welcome, Bienvenue, and Tansi to the 2018 Manitoba Games powered by Manitoba Hydro. We acknowledge that these games will be held on the Nisichawayasihk Cree Nation traditional land and recognize the enduring presence of the Indigenous
Thompson is honoured to host the largest on-going multi-sport event in the province. On behalf the 2018 Thompson Host Society we extend warmest greeting to all the athletes, coaches, parents, spectators and visitors.
We encourage all of you to explore what Thompson has to offer, from its small town friendliness to its urban feel. Thompson, the Hub of the North, will exhibit the Northern Spirit through our facilities, cultural awareness and volunteer engagement.
The Host Society would like to thank all of its volunteers, Friends of the Games, and our partners for making these Games a reality. Our vision for these games is that we provide a fun, safe, once in a lifetime sporting experience for all participants. Stay safe, have fun, and #playnorth
On March 4, 2018, after a fast and furious year of preparation, athletes gathered at the Opening Ceremonies of the 2018 Manitoba Winter Games powered by Manitoba Hydro to usher in a week of competition, camaraderie, and memories that will last a lifetime. The ceremony opened with.Click here to read the full story.
The 2018 Manitoba Winter Games powered by Manitoba Hydro are now officially underway. With the official start of competition comes the start of one of the marquee events of any winter games: hockey. The boys’ hockey tournament, which will take place from today until Wednesday, features the top bantam-aged players (13-14 years old) from across the province.
We'll post a new photo album recapping the day's events to our Facebook page every day! Check back frequently, as we're always adding new images, thanks to our volunteer photographers. PS You don't have to be on Facebook to view our photos :)