2023 Ontario Winter Games
February 9, 2023 - February 12, 2023
2023 ONTARIO WINTER GAMES
With the announcement that Kickboxing has been fully accepted into the International Olympic Committee (IOC) the stage has been set for our sports inclusion into the Olympic Games. Part of the Canadian Olympic Team pathway is the Ontario Games program. Organized by the Ministry of Sport the Ontario Winter Games is the largest multi-sport event in Canada and is the first step for all athletes in their Olympic Games journey.
The Ontario Winter Games is an incredible experience involving …
- 3,500 participants
- 500 officials/coaches
- 27 sports
- 4 days
- Athletes aged 9-18 years
The next OWG will be held in Renfrew County from March 3-6 2022.
Participants have an amazing sport experience including –
- stay in an Olympic Style Athlete Village;
- participate in a televised Opening Ceremonies;
- visiting other OWG sport competitions;
- and truly feel part of a major sporting event similar to a PANAMs or Olympic Games!
WAKO Canada will be selecting 200 youth in two age-categories – Younger Youth (aged 9-13) and Older Youth (aged 14-18). Supporting the athletes will be 20 Coaches selected to be part of Team Ontario. The selection for the Games will be base on camps held on November 13 and December 11.
The cost of the accommodations, meals and participation is subsidized by the Ministry of Sport and Kickboxing Ontario.
For more information plan on attending the camps listed above.