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Prairie Regional Synchronized Skating Championships Coming to Shamrock Center

January 23, 2020

Killarney Figure Skating Club and Skate Canada Manitoba will present the 2020 Prairie Regional Synchronized Skating Championships. more >>


CallOfDuty

Call of Duty League Will Open Inaugural Season in Minneapolis in Late January

January 10, 2020

Activision Blizzard’s new city-based Call of Duty League will launch with a three-day tournament Jan. 24-26 in Minneapolis. more >>


CurlManitoba

2020 Viterra Championship coming to Manitoba

January 3, 2020

The top 32 men’s curling teams in the province will compete at the Eric Coy Arena in Winnipeg, Manitoba at the 2020 Viterra Championship. more >>


XGames

Calgary to Host X Games in 2020, 2021 and 2022

December 19, 2019

Calgary has secured the exclusive Canadian rights to host X Games for a minimum three-year run. more >>


IRONMAN

Penticon, BC, to Host IRONMAN Triathlon in 2020

December 16, 2019

Penticton hosted a full-distance IRONMAN triathlon from 1983 to 2012, and will now again host the event with its return on August 30, 2020. more >>



Givex

Givex Forms Partnership with Winnipeg Football Club

November 18, 2019

Givex announced a partnership with the Winnipeg Football Club that sees its point-of-sale and loaded ticket technologies deployed. more >>


TeamSnapOntario

Ontario Volleyball Signs New Partnership with TeamSnap

August 19, 2019

TeamSnap announced it has partnered with the Ontario Volleyball Association, the governing body for the sport in Ontario. more >>


GolfCanada

Youth on Course Expands Internationally, Announces Partnership with Golf Canada

May 20, 2019

Youth on Course, in partnership with Golf Canada and Alberta Golf, breaks international ground and brings affordable junior golf to Canada. more >>


SportManitoba

2018 Manitoba Games powered by Manitoba Hydro Create Major Economic Impact in Thompson

March 18, 2019

Thompson, Manitoba played host to the 2018 Manitoba Games and Sport Manitoba has released the economic impact assessment report. more >>


Scotiabank

Home of the Maple Leafs and Raptors to Become Scotiabank Arena

September 25, 2017

The home of the Toronto Maple Leafs and Toronto Raptors will be transformed into the Scotiabank Arena in July, 2018. more >>


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White Papers

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Economic Impact Study of Sports in Los Angeles   

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Destination Spotlights

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RollingGreen Article | February 20, 2019
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NoOlympics Article | November 28, 2018
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