For 60 years the CANUSA Games has provided the youth of the Hamilton area an opportunity to take part in an international friendship Games between Hamilton, Ontario and Flint, Michigan, USA. The Games is an Olympic style competition that began in 1958 with only 200 athletes competing in 7 sports areas. From these meager beginnings, the CANUSA spirit caught on and continues today. CANUSA currently brings together over 1400 athletes to participate in the friendly rivalry in 16 sports. There will be 3 divisions for volleyball this year.
Junior Girls (14 and under)
Senior Girls (15-18)
Adult Co-Ed (19+)
Tuesday, June 26 from 7-9pm
Bishop Tonnos Catholic Secondary School
100 Panabaker Drive, Ancaster, ON
Tuesdays, from July 3 to August 7 from 7-9pm (at Bishop Tonnos)
Friday, August 10 to Sunday, August 12 (at Bishop Tonnos)
There is a requirement for every Hamilton athlete to billet a Flint athlete for two nights (Aug 10+11). The host family must also feed and transport the Flint athlete to/from the games. One adult in the host household must complete a vulnerable sector police check.
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