Connecting Central Alberta Sport

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Summer Applications are now OPEN for the Red Deer Games Foundation scholarship. Deadline is June 7th, 2024. 

Please email info@centralsport.ca for any questions and to submit your online application packages.

For more information, visit the Red Deer Games Foundation page by hovering over the “Partners” tab above.

Emerging from the 2019 Canada Winter Games, Central Sport links Central Alberta sports, promoting regional sports excellence.

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Mayor's Message: Community spirit thriving

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The Mayor of Red Deer, Ken Johnston shares a heartfelt message celebrating the community’s vibrant spirit and commitment to youth development. Highlighting recent events such as the Big Brothers Big Sisters gathering, the Bower Community Association event, and the grand opening of the Sheldon Kennedy Centre, the Mayor emphasizes the city’s dedication to sports, mental health, and inclusivity. Red Deer’s thriving sports scene, supported by the community, provides crucial mental health benefits and fosters real-world connections for youth. Financial assistance programs and the Rip ‘n Rec Summer Pass ensure accessibility for all children. The Mayor appreciates the invaluable role of volunteers and fundraisers in supporting local initiatives, urging continued community involvement. By nurturing future leaders through programs like Grow Kids Day and providing comprehensive support through the new Sheldon Kennedy Centre, Red Deer is building a resilient and inclusive future. The Mayor concludes with gratitude for the collective efforts in creating a community where every child can thrive.

Click below to read the Red Deer Advocate Article.

Central Sport's 2023 Sport Award Winners

Congratulations to our winners!

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Central Sport announced their 2023 sport award winners on Saturday, March 16th, 2024, in front of thousands of fans at the Peavey Mart Centrium before the Red Deer Rebels game.

In partnership with the City of Red Deer, Red Deer Advocate, Red Deer Fire Department and the Pattison Media Group, the winners of the awards were chosen by a committee to recognize local athletes, teams, volunteers, and coaches.

Click below to read the Red Deer Advocate Article.

Events happening with Central Sport

Stay tuned for an exhilarating lineup of upcoming events at Central Sport. From thrilling competitions to community engagement, our calendar is filled with opportunities to celebrate athletic excellence and build lasting connections. Join us for a dynamic blend of sportsmanship and excitement, as we bring together Central Alberta’s vibrant sports community. Whether you’re a participant, spectator, or enthusiast, these events promise unforgettable moments and a chance to be part of the energy that defines Central Sport’s commitment to fostering regional leadership in sports. Be ready to immerse yourself in the spirit of athleticism and camaraderie – your next memorable experience awaits!

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