Canada Games Centre

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The Canada Games Centre, built as a host venue for the 2007 Canada Winter Games, is a multi-purpose venue located in the heart of Yukon’s capital city, Whitehorse. Minutes from Whitehorse hotels, the Centre is the largest venue of it’s kind in Northern Canada and one of few in Western Canada.

With two arenas, a flexi-hall, a fieldhouse, aquatic centre and flexible event space, the Canada Games Centre really does offer it all. From national level sporting events to a small meeting, the Canada Game Centre offers up warm Yukon hospitality and exceptional competition.

Sports: Hockey, Figure Skating, Speed Skating, Swimming, Soccer, Badminton, Basketball, Judo, Volleyball

Location: 200 Hamilton Blvd, Whitehorse, Yukon

Operator: City of Whitehorse

Distance from Athlete’s Accommodation: 3km / 7minutes

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Special Features

  • State of the art facility completed in 2005; no upgrades required
  • In addition to the field of play areas the facility includes: food service, private physiotherapy clinic, wellness centre, running track, aquatic centre, as well as meeting rooms and multipurpose space that will augment sport requirements
  • Hockey – Arena 2, Regulation Ice 200′ x 85′ ice surface, seating capacity 538
  • Soccer – Field house, soccer carpet surface, seating capacity 374
  • Volleyball – Flexihall, spring wood floor, seating capacity 484
  • Speedskating – Arena I, 100′ x 200′ ice surface, seating capacity 446
  • Figure Skating – Arena I, 100′ x 200′ ice surface, seating capacity 446

Additional Venue Information

  • Concourse(s) may be set up for displays/ sponsors etc at a rental per day
  • Internet access available in all meeting space, internet access can be arranged for the balance of the building utilizing Northwestel, wireless routers arranged in advance at nominal cost per day
  • Ample parking available at no charge for coaches and/ or vehicles
  • Labour fee may be applicable for some set-ups/ tear-downs. Rates if applicable will be confirmed upon booking
  • Second floor overlooks the arenas and the Flexi-hall and Fieldhouse
  • Fully accessible building with elevator access to second floor and third floor track
  • Two first aid rooms
  • Wellness Centre equipped with new Pre-cor Fitness Equipment overlooking the Olympic Ice Surface
  • Municipal facility, however union fees do not apply for AV set up or tear down or load in
  • Please refer to our virtual tour for additional info: www.canadagamescentre.whitehorse.ca

Lion’s Aquatic Centre (at Canada Games Centre)

  • 25-metre pool with 8 lanes and a 1-metre diving board
  • Sauna for those who love dry heat and the smell of cedar
  • Steam Room to humidify your skin
  • Tarzan rope for acrobatic fun
  • Leisure Pool with water spray toys, lazy river and tot bubble pit
  • Ozone filtration system for cleaner water and greater bather comfort
  • 200-foot “Excelsior” Water Slide for a fast, exhilarating ride
  • Fully accessible Swirl and Leisure Pool