OUR PLAN, 2019 - 22

"Sport with Social Purpose"


  • Commonwealth sport inspires and unites Canadians by championing excellence, inclusion and human rights.



  • To host the Commonwealth Games
  • To support Canada's athletes and their performance teams to achieve excllence at olympic and paralympic games and world championships, and
  • to enrich the lives of youth across the Commonwealth



  • Driven by our Humanity we embrace all Commonwealth athletes, citizens, communities and nations;
  • Respecting Equality we promote fairness, non-discrimination and inclusion in all that we do;
  • Inspired by Destiny we combine high-performance and social development sport, helping Commonwealth athletes, citizens and communities realize their aspirations and ambitions.


These Values uphold the ideals of Today's Commonwealth and underpin Commonwealth Games Canada's programs and collaboration with organizations and Canadians.



  • SUPPORTING SPORT EXCELLENCE: Create an exceptional Team Canada program environment whereby the Commonwealth Games are a critical benchmark in Canada’s athlete & coach podium pathway.
  • USING SPORT FOR DEVELOPMENT: Enhance individual & community social development across the Commonwealth by sharing Canadian sport knowledge, expertise and resources, and participating in CGF programs and initiatives.
  • BUILDING A VALUED BRAND: Increase the Canadian public`s understanding and relevance of the Commonwealth sport brand by working collaboratively with CGC Members, partners, stakeholders and media.
  • CONNECTING WITH COMMUNITIES: Enhance CGC’s leadership role and reputation with Canadian sport, governments, the Commonwealth and demonstrate effective, best in class, governance and management practices.)



  • Team Canada
  • SportWORKS
  • Canadian Commonwealth Sport Awards
  • Alumni Program
  • Canada Commonwealth Cup


BY 2022

  • Win the rights to host a Commonwealth Games
  • Double Commonwealth Games Canada annual revenues to $2M+
  • Commonwealth athletes win 80%+ of Canada's medals at the 2020 Olympic Games and Canada's gender balanced and inclusive Team finishes Top 3 at the 2022 CWGs
  • More SportWORKS projects, abroad and in Canada
  • 1,000+ Alumni Program members