Nearly 900 athletes, coaches and staff from across Alberta, Saskatchewan and the North West Territories will compete in Calgary from February 8 to 10.
Leading the flame into the ceremonies will be Alberta Special Olympic athletes and Calgary Police Services Cst. Cindy Klassen, a torch run volunteer and six-time Canadian Olympic medallist, who won one gold, two silver and three bronze at the Winter Olympics.
The 2019 Special Olympics Alberta Winter Games will feature 8 sports: 5-pin bowling, alpine skiing, cross-country skiing, curling, figure skating, floor hockey, snowshoeing and speed skating
The opening Ceremonies will be held at Winsport - Markin McPhail Centre beginning at 7pm Friday night.
Tickets can be purchased here
On February 1, Windspeaker Radio will broadcast the WHL game between the Red Deer Rebels and Official Calgary Hitmen Hockey Club with the purpose of "promoting and preserving the endangered language to a larger audience"
On Thursday February 27, the guaranteed payout on game #7 is $25,000. visit radiobingo.ca for details
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