Hamilton inviting athletes to try CANUSA


CANUSA tryouts and practices continue in preparation for the 55th version of the annual friendly games between Hamilton and Flint, Michigan. This year’s games will go Aug.12-15 in Flint. The competitions alternate between sites.

Hamilton’s organizers are particularly interested in getting athletes between the ages of 9 and 18 to contact the CANUSA Office for games information. Organizers encourage athletes at any skill level to participate and experience the friendship of the CANUSA Games.

The competition includes 15 sports. Detailed information can be found at the CANUSA website, www.canusagames.com or contact the CANUSA Office at 905-546-2424 ext. 2537, or by email at canusa@hamilton.ca.

Tryouts/Practice Times, Dates and Locations

Boys Baseball
Please contact Glenn at 905-662-4212 for more information.

Girls Basketball

Barton Secondary School- Monday, July 2.

6:00 p.m. – 7:15 p.m.
10 under (01/02)
11 under (00)
12 under (99)

7:15 – 8:30 p.m.
13 under (98)
14 under (97)

8:30 – 9:45 p.m.
15 under (96)
16/17 under (95/94)

For more information please contact Sheila at Sheiladrury@gmail.com

Darts
Practices every other Saturday 9 a.m. – 11 a.m. at the VSL Club.

For more information please contact Marie at mecomeau1@hotmail.com

Flag Football
Tryouts: TBA – For more information contact Frank at fpbbcg@aol.com

Golf
Wednesday, July 4 at 12:30 p.m.
Sunday, July 8 at 1 p.m.

Location: Chedoke GC – Martin Golf Course. Players must have a booked tee time with the organizers to play. For more information or to book your tee time please contact: Anthony O’Grady 905-638-4235 or by e-mail atogrady@sympatico.ca

Girls Gymnastics
Athletes are asked to attend: Wednesday, July 4: 6-8 p.m. at Regionnettes on Grays Rd.

Practice Dates: July 4, 16, 27: 6 p.m.- 8 p.m. For more information please contact Jenn at bjennyos@hotmail.com

Hockey
Wednesday, June 27, 5:30 p.m. – 10 and under at Mohawk Quad Pad.
Thursday, June 28, 4:30 p.m. – 12 and under at Mohawk Quad Pad.
Thursday, June 28, 5:30 p.m. – 14 and under at Mohawk Quad Pad.

For more information email Jason at janderson@prohockeylife.com

Boys & Girls Soccer
TBA – Please contact Paul at canusasoccer@gmail.com for more information.

Softball
16 and under tryouts will begin after July 1. Please contact John at j.mah@cogeco.ca for more information.

Swimming
Wednesday, July 4, 4:30 p.m. – 6 p.m. at Jimmy Thompson Pool.
Friday, July 6, 4:30 p.m. – 6 p.m. at Jimmy Thompson Pool.

Please contact Mike at swimmike1@hotmail.com

Tennis
Practice: Saturday, July 28: noon to 2 p.m.

Please contact Mustapha or Aneta at mustaphajamal@gmail.com or aneta_07ej@hotmail.com for more information.

Track & Field
Every Tuesday and Thursday starting July 3 – 6 p.m. at Mohawk Sports Park. Please contact Rich at rgelder@sympatico.ca for more information.

Girls Volleyball
Wednesday, June 27 at Westdale Secondary School (lower gym).
Wednesday, July 3 at Westdale Secondary School (lower gym)

Please contact Matt at matthew.schnarr@mohawkcollege.ca for more information.

10 Pin Bowling
Please contact Jeannette at no1bowlingmom@hotmail.com for more information.