Saskatoon Sport District
For general information about the Saskatoon Sport District email Saskatoon.firstname.lastname@example.org
The Saskatoon Sport District offers a wide range of activities for friendly competition and to encourage fitness and social interaction. Our district encompasses the City of Saskatoon and outlying areas.
You will find information on the Provincial 55+ and Canada 55+ Games; Saskatoon Sport District’s schedule of event playoffs for the Provincial 55+ Games; our on-going activity schedule and the names and contact information for the Committee and the Activity Coordinators and photos from the 2012 Provincial 55+ Games in Saskatoon.
Schedule Of Event Playoffs
Provincial 55+ Games
Saskatoon Sport District
All participants for the playoffs must have a 2014-2015 membership card.
BANK SHUFFLEBOARD – Thursday, May 1, 1:00 pm at Army & Navy
BOWLING 5 PIN - Friday May 2 and Sunday, May 4, 3:00 pm at Eastview Bowl.
8 BALL SNOOKER – Saturday, May 10, 9:00 am at Pacific Avenue Billiard
GOLF – Thursday, May 29th, 1:00 pm at Wildwood Golf Course.
PICKLEBALL – Wednesday, May 21. 1:00 pm Father Basil Merkle Tennis Courts .
SHORT STORY & POETRY -theme is “Pioneers of Sports”
SWIMMING – Friday, May 9, 1 – 2:30 pm Shaw Civic Centre
TENNIS – Thursday, May 22, 1:00 pm Lakewood Indoor Tennis Centre
TRACK & FIELD – Outdoor practices held Evan Hardy in May as weather permits.
Contact the coordinator for each event for more information.
Other playoffs dates for all other activities have not been confirmed at the present time. Please contact your Coordinator for the date.
Provincial 55+ Games And Canada 55+ Games
The SSFA Provincial 55+ Games are in Humboldt July 8 – 10 and the Canada 55+ Games are in Strathcona County (Sherwood Park), Alberta August 28 – 30. Below is a comparison of the events in Provincial and Canada Games.
|SSFA 55+ Events||Canada 55+ Games|
Golf – 18 holes & Recreational Golf
5 Pin Bowling, 8 Lanes
Duplicate Bridge (add on-optional list)
Ice Curling – stick curling
Poetry & Short Story
Floor Curling (add on – optional list)
Track & Field
Bocce (add on-optional list)
Micro Marathon 5K % 10K (add on optional list)
Golf, 18 holes
5 Pin Bowling
Track & Field
Micro Marathon (Bonus)
Badminton and cycling clubs will be contacted to determine interest in Canada 55+ Games
Ongoing Saskatoon Sport District Activities
BANK SHUFFLEBOARD - every Wednesday and Friday, 1:30 pmat the Anavets Club
GOLF – Wildwood Golf Course- monthly fun tournaments June – September. Clinic for Short Game prior to June tournament with Tim Sawchyn, CPGA.
PICKLEBALL – every Tuesday & Thursday, 1-3:00 pm at Ebenezer Baptist Church. In early May moves to Father Basil Merkle Park
SLO-PITCH - end of April early May depending on the weather
SNOOKER 8 BALL – every Saturday at 1:00 pm at Pacific Avenue Billiards
TENNIS – Every morning Monday – Friday at Lakewood Indoor Tennis Centre, 9 – 10:30 am
TRACK & FIELD – walk, run, exercise at the Saskatoon Field House every Monday, 2:30-3:30 pm. Beginning April 1 is outdoors. We encourage all of our members, their families and friends to walk everyday as often as possible. Simply show your membership card when entering the Field House.
A Steak Night fundraiser is confirmed at the Coachman Beverage Room in Market Mall of Wednesday, June 18. Cocktails – 5:00 pm and Dinner – 6:00 pm. Tickets are $15.00 per person. You may also choose chicken breast or vegetarian upon request only. Please advise your ticket seller. We will have raffles, 50/50, etc. Committee members & Coordinators have tickets with ticket sales to be confirmed by June 15TH
Annual Social Evening
The Committee has confirmed Sunday, September 21st at the ANAVETS Club. There would be a late afternoon of fun, 50/50, Silent Auction, etc. starting at 3:00 pm following by a banquet at 6:00 pm and dance at 8:00 pm. Tickets are $20.00 and can be purchased from any committee member & coordinators.
Yearly memberships are from April – March 30 Cost is $10.00. Contact a Coordinator or a Committee member for purchase.
Saskatoon Sport District Committee
|President: Sheldon Krausemail@example.com||306-242-9452|
|Vice-President: Les Haugenfirstname.lastname@example.org||306-230-6683|
|Secretary: Mary Oreemail@example.com||306-955-0557|
|Assisting Secretary: Leslie Sichellofirstname.lastname@example.org||306-477-2839|
|Treasurer: Ron Spizziriemail@example.com||306-244-9478|
|Director of Finance: Walter McNabbfirstname.lastname@example.org||306-244-4143|
|Director of Member Relations: Laurie Dunlopemail@example.com||306-242-6786|
|Marketing Representative: Dawna Neilsonfirstname.lastname@example.org||306-242-6848|
|Director of Courtesy & Recognition: Yvonne Pryor||306-374-4542|
|Directors at Large:|
|Director of Programs: VACANT|
Activity Coordinators 2013-2014
|Bridge: Contract-Social:||Ruth Jonesemail@example.com||306-242-9493|
|Bowling: Carpet||Jack Wighamfirstname.lastname@example.org||306-374-6114|
|Bowling: Short Mat||Jack Wigham|
Laurie Dunlop (Summer)
Rhonda Graves (Winter)
|Poetry/Short Story:||Don Reimeremail@example.com||306-374-2881|
|Shuffleboard: Bank||Tom Atkinfirstname.lastname@example.org||306-384-3355|
|Snooker/8 Ball:||Dorothy Jendruckemail@example.com||306-382-5183|
|Track & Field:||Garry Gentlefirstname.lastname@example.org||306-374-6093|
Activity Coordinators are needed for: Badminton, Biking, Duplicate Bridge, Lawn Bowling, Curling Floor/Ice, Darts, Horseshoe, Floor Shuffleboard, Whist, Bocci Ball, Forty-Fives, Bean Bag Toss, Washer Toss, Tarabish, Walking/Pole Walking/Fitness Walking.
In the activities with no coordinator, we ask that the activity members get together & select a leader to ensure your activity will be represented at the Games,,