3
Mar

That’s a Wrap! Special Olympics a Great Success;

Thank You Thunder Bay THUNDER BAY, ON, March 3, 2020 – The Special Olympics Canada Winter Games Thunder Bay 2020 wrapped up with the Games cauldron going out on Saturday, February 29. A bittersweet moment for all, the evening concluded with an athletes’ dance and teams returned home March 1 and 2. What was clear to...
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26
Feb

Let the Games Begin! Special Olympics Hosts Opening Ceremony

THUNDER BAY, ON, February 25, 2020 – The Fort William Gardens was full on Tuesday for the Special Olympics Canada Winter Games Thunder Bay 2020 Opening Ceremony. Athletes, coaches, mission staff, family members, friends, sponsors and volunteers were on hand to mark the start of the 2020 Games with an evening of celebration, entertainment and motivation....
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22
Nov

Safeway and Sobeys Revealed as Mystery Sponsor for Special Olympics’ Mystery Match Draft Day

Safeway and Sobeys Revealed as Mystery Sponsor for Special Olympics’ Mystery Match Draft Day Diamond Level Sponsorship Also Announced THUNDER BAY, ON, November 21, 2019  – The Special Olympics Canada Winter Games Thunder Bay 2020 team excitedly revealed Safeway as the mystery sponsor of Mystery Match Draft Day at the day’s wrap-up event Thursday. Safeway committed...
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4
Nov

Special Olympics Announces Partnership with Confederation College and Celebrates Draft an Athlete Donation

Special Olympics Announces Partnership with Confederation College and Celebrates Draft an Athlete Donation THUNDER BAY, ON, October 3, 2019  – Members of the Games Organizing Committee announced an exciting new partnership with Confederation College today. The College’s support of the Special Olympics Canada Winter Games Thunder Bay 2020 will be realized through efforts from several of...
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4
Oct

Media Release – Special Olympics Launches Volunteer Drive, Announcing Tbaytel as Volunteer Sponsor and Krista McCarville as Honorary Games Chair

Special Olympics Launches Volunteer Drive, Announcing Tbaytel as Volunteer Sponsor and Krista McCarville as Honorary Games Chair THUNDER BAY, ON, October 3, 2019  – Two exciting announcements kick-started the Volunteer Drive for the Special Olympics Canada Winter Games Thunder Bay 2020 on Thursday. Tbaytel was recognized as the Volunteer Sponsor and local athlete Krista McCarville was announced...
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28
Aug

Media Release – Special Olympics Athletes Teach Newmont Goldcorp Employees How to Train Like an Athlete

Special Olympics Athletes Teach Newmont Goldcorp Employees How to Train Like an Athlete THUNDER BAY, ON, August 20, 2019 – Special Olympics athletes were joined by employees of Newmont Goldcorp Tuesday, for the first of four “Train Like an Athlete” sessions. As presenting sponsor of the Special Olympics Canada Winter Games Thunder Bay 2020, Newmont Goldcorp...
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27
Mar

Media Release – Announce Venues and Sponsors

Special Olympics Announces Sports Venues and Sponsors THUNDER BAY, ON, March 27, 2019  – Less than one year from the Special Olympics Canada Winter Games Thunder Bay 2020, organizers, athletes and volunteers announced the sports venues that will play host to the competitions next year. The eight sports and their respective venues are as follows: Alpine skiing...
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