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    December 31, 2013

    Power Smart Manitoba Games



    THE NEXT MANITOBA GAMES WILL OCCUR IN THE SUMMER OF 2016 IN STEINBACH, MANITOBA.  

    The Power Smart Manitoba Games are the province's largest ongoing multi-sport program bringing together participants from across the province. The Games are held every two years and alternate between summer and winter sports events. Each set of Games involve upwards of 10,000 athletes, coaches, officials and volunteers.




    Participation in the Power Smart Manitoba Games begins with regional qualifying events. Regional teams of approximately 200 athletes, coaches, managers and mission staff go on to participate in the Provincial Finals.  

    1. 2016 Manitoba Games Tryouts for males and females ages 16 and under will occur in all regions of Manitoba in April 2016 - details announced in late winter 2016
    2. 2016 Manitoba Games 16U Schedule and Rosters - announced in July 2016
    3. 2016 Manitoba Games 16U Regional Tryouts - to occur in spring of 2016
    4. Manitoba Games Call for Coaches - coming spring 2015 - subscribe to our newsletter to be notified of when the call for coaches is made.

    Manitoba Games FAQ's

    Q: When are the games?
    A: The basketball portion of the games takes place in Steinbach from August 7-10, 2015
    Q: How old do you have to be to play?
    A: Teams are 16 and under (Born 2000 or later)
    Q: When are tryouts?
    A: April 2016
    Q: Where are tryouts?
    A: Tryouts will take place in their respective region. The specific dates, times and locations will be announced on the Basketball Manitoba website once all details are in place.
    Q: Is there a cost to tryout?
    A: $25 per player
    Q: Does each region have a team?
    A: Yes. The regions are... Central, Eastman, Interlake, Norman, Parkland, Westman and Winnipeg (2 teams)
    Q: Do I have to try out for the team in the region in which I live?
    A: Yes, you must try out for the team in the region that you live.
    Q: How do I know what region I live in.
    A: See the region boundaries on the Sport Manitoba website at... http://www.manitobagames.ca/page.php?id=337
    Q: What is the cost to play on a Manitoba Summer Games basketball team?
    A: $150 - $175 per player
    Q: What is the time commitment to play on a team?
    A: Tryouts take place in April with regular training and competitions through May, June and July
    Q: How can I get involved as a volunteer?
    A: Register on the Sport Manitoba Website at... http://www.manitobagames.ca/page.php?id=597


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    Basketball Manitoba is a proud member of the Manitoba Games and oversees the implementation of the basketball component in the summer games.  

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    For more information on the Power Smart Manitoba Games, visit their official website at http://www.manitobagames.ca.  


     


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