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2017 Canada Games Sport Selection Finalized

posted Mar 15, 2012, 2:20 PM by TeamNL Admin
The Canada Games Council has announced the final sports and disciplines selected for the 2017 Canada Summer Games taking place in Manitoba:
  • Athletics (male and female, including athletes with a physical and intellectual disability)
  • Baseball (male only)
  • Basketball (male and female)
  • Canoe/Kayak (male and female)
  • Cycling (mountain and road, male and female)
  • Diving (male and female)
  • Golf (male and female)
  • Rowing (male and female)
  • Soccer (male and female)
  • Softball (male and female)
  • Swimming (male and female, including athletes with a physical and intellectual disability)
  • Tennis (male and female)
  • Triathlon (male and female)
  • Volleyball (indoor and beach, male and female)
  • Wrestling (male and female)
The Sport Committee also named two sports for 2017 bid committee selection: Taekwondo (male and female) and Sailing (male and female, including athletes with a physical disability). The bid committee that wins the right to host the 2017 Canada Summer Games will indicate to the Council its sport of choice from the short-list.

Full media release is posted below.
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TeamNL Admin,
Mar 15, 2012, 2:20 PM
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