Alberta 55 Plus Winter Games wraps up in Cold Lake

Skiing participants take home some hardware at the Alberta 55 Plus Winter Games last weekend.

Over 800 seniors descended on Cold Lake last weekend to compete in the Alberta 55 Plus Winter Games.

The experienced field participated in 12 activities including: hockey, curling, pickleball, bowling, darts, crafts and creative writing, cross-country skiing, alpine skiing, euchre, bridge, scrabble, and snooker.

Winners in each field will advance to the National games next year.

For a list of winners go to https://alberta55plus.ca/games/2019-winter-provincial-games-cold-lake/.

Provincial president Wayne Davies tees up 2019 games

The Alberta 55 plus Winter Games have arrived in Cold Lake. Provincial president Wayne Davies talks about the 2019 games!Thanks to Tri City Value Drug Mart, Marina Mall Value Drug Mart, and Jester Office Essentials for keeping is connected in Cold Lake.

Posted by Lakeland Connect on Thursday, February 28, 2019

Kevin and Trevor: hockey players from Zone 4

Michael live with Kevin and Trevor hockey players from Zone 4 talking about Cold Lake 2019 Alberta 55 plus Games.Thanks to Jester Office Essentials, Tri City Value Drug Mart, Marina Mall Value Drug Mart for keeping us connected.

Posted by Lakeland Connect on Friday, March 1, 2019

Look at these athletes go from the age 70+ hockey category at the Cold Lake 2019 Alberta 55 plus Games. The speed of the Rocket with Terry Sawchuk's two pad stack – a little bad luck too. Zone 6 vs Zone 8. Thanks to Marina Mall Value Drug Mart, Tri City Value Drug Mart, Jester Office Essentials for keeping us connected. #oldtimehockey #alberta55pluswintergames #coldlake #lakelandsports

Posted by Lakeland Connect on Friday, March 1, 2019

 

Zone 7 darts player Vic and Michael throw some arrows

Michael live with Vic Ouellette darts participant for the host zone at the Cold Lake 2019 Alberta 55 plus Games. Thanks to our community sponsors Jester Office Essentials, Tri City Value Drug Mart and Marina Mall Value Drug Mart

Posted by Lakeland Connect on Friday, March 1, 2019

M.D. Reeve Greg Sawchuk enjoys the slopes

Live at the Cold Lake 2019 Alberta 55 plus Games at Kinosoo Ridge Snow Resort. We have live coverage of the games thanks to Tri City Value Drug Mart, Marina Mall Value Drug Mart and Jester Office Essentials.

Posted by Lakeland Connect on Saturday, March 2, 2019

 

Pickleball and bowling organizers

Thanks to Jester Office Essentials and Marina Mall Value Drug Mart/Tri City Value Drug Mart for keeping us connected to the Cold Lake 2019 Alberta 55 plus GamesHusband Chad is joined by Pickle Ball organizer Kat Benham-Kopala at the Cold Lake Energy Center.

Posted by Lakeland Connect on Saturday, March 2, 2019

Looking for a “🥇STRIKE🥇” here at the 🎳Marina Bowling Centre🎳 for the Cold Lake 2019 Alberta 55 plus Games. Husband Chad catches up with the bowling crew in Cold Lake. Thanks to Jester Office Essentials and Marina Mall Value Drug Mart/Tri City Value Drug Mart for keeping us connected at the games.

Posted by Lakeland Connect on Saturday, March 2, 2019