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Route 289, #5600 RR#1 King's Head New Galasgow, Nova Scotia B2H 5C4 1-902-755-2929
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The Canada 55+ Games is a nation-wide program to sponsor wellness – that is, the spiritual, mental and physical well being – among Canadians 55 years of age and older.  Provincial programs are staged annually in different provinces and territories.  The first national Games were held in Regina in 1998.  The Games should not be categorized as sporting events, as they span a wide range of physical and mental challenges – from slow-pitch to contract bridge and darts to lawn bowling.  These events bring together amateur competitors who participate for the sheer joy of competition, for the opportunity to visit other parts of Canada and for the camaraderie and social interaction that are integral and essential part of the Games.
The Games bring together relatively small groups, representing their respective provinces or territories.  These groups earn the right as a result of competition against thousands of other seniors in their home province or territory.  The 1500 competitors represent over 10,000 Canadian seniors who actively participate in local events leading up to the national games.
Vision
Our Vision is to create a recurring, popular and truly national multi-activity event engaging older Canadians from coast to coast to coast.  The Canada 55+ Games enrich the lives of participants and host communities and are widely recognized for their unique “fun-focused” competition model and for their significant influence on participation in an active and enjoyable lifestyle by all older adults in Canada.
Mission
The Canadian Senior Games Association delivers the biannual multi-event Canada 55+ Games as a unique blend of active and passive activities and works continuously to influence personal behavior and social supports that encourage healthy, active living for older adults in Canada.
Values

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Participants Come First: We
believe in respecting participants above all else, never forgetting they come
to us by choice

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Fun and Safe Games: We
believe all Games related sports & activities should be fun and safe for
all participants

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Balance is Key: We believe
the Games must retain a balance of physical, mental and social activities as
the comradeship is truly one of the Game’s greatest outcomes and reinforcing
the sense among participants that “Win or Lose, they are all winners”
is paramount

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Fair Play:  We believe
in fair play characterized by equity, integrity, trust and respect

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Proper Planning:  We
believe in the concept of proper planning to ensure maximum efficiency and
effectiveness of the Association, its programs and resources

·
Accountability:  We
believe that the Association must strive to be accountable and responsive to
the needs of the participants, partners and stakeholders and we must deliver on
what we say


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Street Route 289, #5600 RR#1 King's Head
City New Galasgow
Postal Code B2H 5C4
Province Nova Scotia
Phone 1-902-755-2929
Country Canada
State/Province Nova Scotia
distance: 1,346 Kilometers
Address Route 289, #5600 RR#1 King's Head New Galasgow, Nova Scotia B2H 5C4
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