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The Archers & Bowhunters Association of Manitoba is proud to be a part of the 2018 Manitoba Games, to be hosted in Thompson, MB in Winter 2018.

The 2018 Manitoba Winter Games Powered by Manitoba Hydro will be held in Thompson from March 4-10, 2018. The Games are a competitive, developmental opportunity for selected sports to advance their Provincial Sport Organization’s long term athlete and coach development plans. The age or stage selected generally complies with the Long Term Athlete Development (LTAD) Train to Train stage of development.

Participation in the Manitoba Games begins with regional try outs. Regional teams of approximately 200 athletes, coaches, and managers go on to participate in the Provincial Finals.

The Manitoba Games Powered by Manitoba Hydro are often an athlete’s first multi-sport Games experience. The Games help to identify Manitoba athletes who have the potential to advance to higher levels of competition: Provincial Team, National Competitions, and the Canada and Western Canada Games. After competing in the Manitoba Games, many athletes move on to become part of Team Manitoba.

Contacts: (Click to email)
Sport Chair:                                   Tom Crawford: lizlake7@yahoo.ca or tclizlake7@gmail.com
Technical Director:                      Roger Garrod
VP Events:                                     Aaron Bull
ABAM Executive Director         Ryan Van Berkel 

Important Links:
Technical Package (Version 3.0 – April 11, 2017)

Sport Manitoba Official Games Website 

Sport Regions Map

Import Dates: 

June 2017                                   Naming of Regional Coaches, Managers & Ambassadors
September 2017                        Regional Athlete Identification Camps (open to all)
October – November 2017      Regional Training Camps
December 2017                         Regional Qualifiers
January – February 2018        Regional Team Training
March 4 – 7, 2018                     At Games – Phase 1: Archery

Information Overview:

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