2023 Special Olympics Alberta Winter Games

February 24-26, 2023

From February 24-26, 2023, Strathcona County is honoured to host the 2023 Special Olympics Alberta Winter Games. Over 1,200 athletes, staff and volunteers from across the province will come together for a weekend of competitive sporting events and fun.

The mission of Special Olympics Alberta is to enrich the lives of Albertans with intellectual disabilities through sport. Meet our Games ambassadors Evan, Madison and Declan.

Limited edition Games t-shirts

Get into the 2023 Special Olympics Alberta Winter Games spirit with limited edition t-shirts designed by Candice Bagan. T-shirts can be purchased starting Wednesday, February 1 for $30 at Millennium Place (while supplies last).

Last modified: Feb. 2, 2023, 5:12 p.m.

Sporting events and results

Strathcona County is excited to welcome eight unique winter sports. Details on each sport and athlete results can be found on each of our sporting event pages:

Games schedule

 


Venues

The 2023 Special Olympics Alberta Winter Games will be hosted across five venues in Sherwood Park, Ardrossan and Edmonton. Below you'll find the list of venues, the Games activities hosted at each facility as well parking and spectator information.

All facilities hosting the Games are free to enter to watch athletes compete.

Games venues


Visitor guide and lodging

We're excited to host friends and family of our Games athletes! Want to familiarize yourself with Strathcona County? Learn a bit about our history and heritage. To help promote respect among those involved with Special Olympics, please make sure you're familiar with Words With Dignity.

Key attractions

Hotels / lodging

Volunteer

Strathcona County is seeking enthusiastic volunteers from the community to join in the celebration of the 2023 Special Olympics Alberta Winter Games.

Sign up to volunteer

Skiier wearing orange ski pants, a black jacket and red helmet carving on a downhill slope.

We're looking for enthusiastic volunteers from the community to join in the celebration of the 2023 Special Olympics Alberta Winter Games.

Sign up to volunteer


Volunteer sponsor: Imperial

Imperial Oil

Special Olympics Alberta sponsors

 

Sponsor contact: Jodi Wahlstrom
Phone:780-235-8328
Email: jodi.wahlstrom@strathcona.ca


Get social with us

  • Follow the Games account on Twitter
  • Follow Recreation, Parks and Culture on Facebook
  • Follow Strathcona County on Instagram

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Last updated: Thursday, February 02, 2023
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