Team NL 2020

Team NL

We are pleased to announce the Team Members for Team NL 2020 heading to the Special Olympics Canada Winter Games Thunder Bay 2020 from February 25-29th

We have 44 athletes, competing in 7 sports all supported by 19 volunteer coaches and mission staff along with the Chef de Mission, Mike Daly and Team Manager, Kim McDonald-Wilkes.  Hundreds of athlete with an intellectual disability (ID) from across the country have been training hard to represent their Province/Territory on the national stage.






the figures

  • 10 Provinces & 2 Territories
  • 1,200 athletes, coaches, managers and mission staff
  • 800 friends and family
  • 60 technical officials
  • 1,000 volunteers
  • 50 sponsors
  • 8 sporting events
  • Total athletes: 845
  • Total coaches: 245

athlete breakdown

  • 5-Pin bowlers: 190
  • Alpine skiers: 42
  • Curlers: 90
  • Figure Skaters: 48
  • Floor hockey players: 241 (16 teams)
  • Cross-country skiers: 79
  • Snowshoers: 103
  • Speed skaters: 52
For up to date information about the Special Olympics Canada Winter Games Thunder Bay 2020 please visit


For a condensed schedule for Team NL see below.


For additional Friends and Family Information please contact Jenn McCann, Membership Services Coordinator, SONL or 709-738-1923

Want to support from home? There are tons of options!

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or send well wishes to an athletes, sport groups or the whole team by emailing Kim McDonald-Wilkes, Team Manager  Well wishes will be posted at the Athlete Village daily while in Thunder Bay!

When posting or searching on Social Media use the following hashtags #TeamNL2020 #NextLevel #WeWillROCKU #SOCGames2020 #JeuxOSC2020 #Tbay

When live stream details of the Special Olympics Canada Winter Games Thunder Bay 2020 become available we post here! You can also follow the Games page @SOCGames2020

Team NL 2020