|Record #: NIA0036
||Last Modified: 26 Apr 2013
||Last Full Update: 29 Feb 2012
|Description & Services|
|Description||The OSGA 55+ Games (Ontario Senior Games Association) is composed of 41 districts from across Ontario. There are over 13,000 participants that take part in a variety of several summer and winter sports and activities. These events are available to anyone over the age of 55 that resides in Ontario. |
The 2012-2013 OSGA 55+ Calendar of events will be very busy, starting with the OSGA 55+ Games celebrating 15 years as an incorporation as well as District Kick- Off Events happening across Ontario this April.
Local District Games will then be occurring throughout April, May and June. District winners of their specific events, will then qualify for the Ontario 55+ Summer Games, which will be in Brampton, Ontario August 14-16th, 2012.
The District qualifying process for the winter games will begin again this fall and winter for the Ontario 55+ Winter Games in Huntsville, ON in February of 2013.
To find out which District you can participate in as well as the events being played in the summer and winter games please visit our website at www.ontarioseniorgames.ca or call our OSGA 55+ Main office at 1-800-320-6423.
Niagara Region is District #24 of the OSGA 55+ Games Program. Currently the OSGA and Niagara residents are in the process of bring back District #24 Games to the Niagara Region for the Spring and Summer of 2012. For this to be accomplished there is a need for both volunteers and or participants to make these games a success once again.
|Dates||May 15 - Jun 15, 2012|
|Eligibility||Ages: 55 year(s) and up|
|Languages||English ; French|
|Fees||Program - $10/participant to be an OSGA District #24 Member ; None - No charge if just a volunteer. Also covered under the OSGA's Liability insurance as a volunteer too.|
|Events||Variety of summer and winter events. 18 approved summer events and 10 approved winter events.|
|Address & Map|
Sport Alliance Ontario Building
3 Concorde Gate, Ste 310
Toronto, ON M3C 3N7
|Located In Community||Toronto|
|Intersection||Concorde Gate and Concorde Pl|
|Toll Free Phone||1-800-320-6423|
|Primary Contact||Matt Trinnear, Program Coordinator; Phone: 1-800-320-6423; Fax: 416-426-7226; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Alternate Contact||Ron Matsushita, District #24 Volunteer, OSGA 55+ Games- District #24 Niagara Region|
|Service Level||(50) Non Profit|
|Meetings||Meet 4-6/ year * Also communicate through telephone and phone calls|
|Funding||Provincial - Ontario Trillium Foundation ; Fees|
|Subjects||Fitness activities ; Physical fitness ; Seniors|
|Broader Terms||Adults ; Age groups ; Recreation ; Recreational activities|