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Kamloops Set To Host 2020 Games

Kamloops Set To Host 2020 Games

Seen from left to right are Kamloops Mayor Ken Christian, Kamloops 2020 Board Chair Henry Pejril, CSGA President Gordon Oates and CSGA Coordinator John Gregory at the October 16, 2018 meeting to officially hand over the 2020 Canada 55+ Games Flag to the City of Kamloops. READ MORE of this article here.

Appointment of B.C. 55+ Represenative

Appointment of B.C. 55+ Represenative

It is my pleasure to announce that the 55+ BC Games Board of Directors at their meeting on September 12, 2018 appointed Linda Meise as their representative to the Canadian Senior Games Association as their representative effective immediately. Linda Meise can be contacted at 250-963-7427 or reached at her e-mail address of sylin@netbistro.com John, can …

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Team Manitoba Goes For Gold

Team Manitoba Goes For Gold

Read the article by Lois Dudgeon about Team Manitoba returning from the 2016 Canada 55+ Games in Brampton, Ontario…

Masters level athlete took her passion to the worlds

Masters level athlete took her passion to the worlds

Coach Shannon Read, left, and Masters level athlete Anne Murray cool off in Murray’s New Minas pool one sunny day recently.   Murray shows her excitement while at the World Masters Games in Aukland, New Zealand this past April.Contributed Competing in the sprinting component of track and field, she reached the finals, placing fourth in …

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BBB Warning of Top 10 Seniors Scams

BBB Warning of Top 10 Seniors Scams

SEPTEMBER 6, 2017 – CALGARY, ALBERTA – September 10 was National Grandparents Day and while Canadians are taking time to recognize and celebrate senior citizens for their family and community contributions, BBB says it’s also a time to protect seniors. With seniors often being the target of scammers, BBB is educating the elderly about how to …

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“101” Year Young Member Still Going Strong

“101” Year Young Member Still Going Strong

The Canada 55 Plus Board is pleased to wish a very Happy Birthday to Marg Harris who turned “101” years young on July 15, 2017. Marg Harris was born July 15,1916 and lives in rural Nova Scotia. She has attended every Nova Scotia 55+ Games which was started in 2005, has attended every Canada 55+ …

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News From Manitoba

News From Manitoba

Many of the participants taking part in this year’s Manitoba 55 Plus Games in the Killarney-Turtle Mountain area will undoubtedly feel some pressure to perform. The same might also be said of the event’s organizers. The 2017 Games will mark the third time Killarney has hosted the province’s largest annual multi-sport event, making it the …

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New Brunswick Games Update

New Brunswick Games Update

The 2017 N.B. 55+ Games will be held in the Sussex-Hampton area. Contrary to previous years, the Games this year will be in the fall instead of June; September 21 to 23. See http://nb55plusgames.ca/ for more details

News from Northwest Territories

News from Northwest Territories

NWT NOTES Team NWT has been attending the Canada 55+ Games since 2004. Over the years we have had participation in 5 pin and candlepin Bowling, Bridge, Cribbage, Scrabble, Mens hockey, Swimming, Golf, 8 ball Pool, Darts, Tennis, Curling, Cycling, Horseshoes and Lawn Bowling. What’s new? We have recently formed NWT 55+ Games Association. The …

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