Surrey, BC, June 16, 2024 – The inaugural Sikh Games Canada concluded with the JPAC team securing first place in the Women’s Premier Division, triumphing over the Surinder Lions with a decisive 3-1 victory. The games, organized by the Surinder Lions Field Hockey Club, took place from June 14-16 at the Tamanawis Field Hockey Park in Surrey, BC, and drew thousands of attendees over the three-day event.

A Celebration of Sports and Community

The Sikh Games Canada brought together elite teams from across the country, with participants hailing from Europe and Asia. The event featured a variety of sports, including field hockey, soccer, wrestling, volleyball, and an over-65 100-meter race. The games were not only a showcase of athletic talent but also a vibrant community celebration, with free food served at the venue and participation from many Olympians and community leaders.

Opening and Closing Ceremonies

The games commenced with a spectacular opening ceremony that included a balloon release, symbolizing the spirit and unity of the event. The closing ceremonies were equally grand, celebrating the achievements of all participants and marking the successful conclusion of the first Sikh Games Canada.

Matchvue’s Contribution

Matchvue, the official broadcasting partner of the event, played a crucial role in bringing the excitement to a broader audience. They provided live broadcasts and photography, ensuring that fans who couldn’t attend in person could still experience the thrill of the games. Matchvue’s efforts were vital in promoting the growth of field hockey and other sports in Canada.

Key Highlights

  • Men’s Premier Final: The Akal Warriors from Calgary defeated the Surinder Lions with a commanding 4-1 victory.
  • Women’s Premier Final: The JPAC team clinched first place, defeating the Surinder Lions 3-1.

A Community United

The Sikh Games Canada were a resounding success, thanks to the participation and support of athletes, fans, and community leaders. The event not only highlighted the prowess of the athletes but also fostered a sense of unity and celebration among the community.

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