2020 Special Olympics Canada Winter Games

Team Nova Scotia, a proud group of 64 athletes, coaches, and mission staff from across Nova Scotia, represented Nova Scotia at the 2020 Special Olympics Canada Winter Games, the 9th National Winter Games. Forty-five athletes competed in 7 sports, and 19 athletes brought home 37 medals! We are so proud of our brave athletes, dedicated coaches and staff. Check out the gallery at Flickr.

  • Floor Hockey: (One Team) 16 athletes & 3 coaches
  • Curling: 5 athletes & 2 coaches
  • Snowshoeing: 6 athletes & 2 coaches
  • Speed Skating: 4 athletes & 2 coaches
  • XC Skiing: 1 athlete & 1 coach
  • Figure Skating: 3 athletes & 1 coach
  • 5Pin Bowling: 10 athletes & 2 coaches

The Draft an Athlete program was a huge success thanks to our many sponsors, including:

  • Breton Ability Centre
  • Bridgewater Lions Club
  • Chris MacDougall
  • Dalhousie University
  • E.Y.E. Marine Consultants
  • Liverpool Kinsman
  • Marc Champoux
  • Municipality de Claire
  • New Germany & Area Lions Club
  • Nick Amyoony (Nick EH30)
  • Northumberland Ferries
  • Seagate Construction
  • Southport Asset Management Ltd
  • Tracy Kenny