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Active for a Lifetime

Recreation and sports are key components to any community to ensure all residents are active for a lifetime. The Recreation and Sport Department is committed to providing the below services to the Community.

Looking for Grande Prairie sport groups?

The Grande Prairie Sport Council is a partner with the City of Grande Prairie offering news, information and a sport directory.

Active Zone Child and Youth Programs & Childcare

The City is committed to offering a variety of programs that contribute to the healthy, holistic development of children & youth.

Active Zone Programs & Active Zone Seasonal Camps are offered for all age groups, infants- adults.

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Recreation Drop-In Programs & Adult Dodgeball League

We offer a variety of affordable recreation drop in programs geared towards adults and families. Recreation & Sport also has an Adult Dodgeball League that runs annually. See what’s coming up soon, or submit an idea for a program you would like to see in the community.

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Gym & Sport Field Bookings

Our department administers and maintains the booking of gyms and fields within the City. We also manage party bookings at the Mother Teresa Community Gym.

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Recreation and Sport development works with a variety of community groups to bring initiatives and events to Grande Prairie.

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The City of Grande Prairie’s Pursuit of Excellence Fund is designed to provide assistance to athletes, coaches and sport organizations to achieve their goals.

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Last updated: 11/1/2018 2:57:35 PM