SOURCE: Alberta Snowboarding Association

Alberta Snowboarding Association

February 12, 2016 15:11 ET

Medicine Hat to Host the Alberta Winter Games

MEDICINE HAT, AB--(Marketwired - February 12, 2016) - This weekend, Medicine Hat's Hidden Valley hill will host the Alberta Winter Games. The opening ceremonies will be held at 6:30pm on Saturday, Feb. 13 at the Canalta Centre, with 6,000 people expected to attend. Fifty youth athletes from across the province will be in two snowboarding events during the games. The Slopestyle event will be help on Sunday, Feb. 14 and a SBX event on Monday, Feb. 15. 

The Alberta Winter Games were held in Medicine previously in 2002. Since then, the town has has been looking forward to the opportunity to host the games again. The city has received massive support from the volunteers that showcase the town's excitement to make this Winter Games a great success.

ASA would like to thank the volunteers that contribute their time to making the snowboard events possible in Medicine Hat this year. A big thank you also goes out to all the sponsors that contributed.

More information about this event can be found at www.albertasnowboarding.com or www.abwintergames16.com

The Alberta Snowboarding Association is a non-profit provincial sports association promoting the development of snowboard training and competition.

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