Held every two years, alternating between summer and winter, the Canada Games are a key event in the development of Canada's young athletes. As the best in their age group, these young competitors come to the Games having trained long and hard to be among those chosen to represent their respective province or territory and compete for the Canada Games Flag and Centennial Cup. With the Canada Games poised as a key step in the development of Canada's future stars, Canada Games athletes are Canada's next generation national, international and Olympic champions.
The Canada Games and their lasting legacies continue to be a catalyst for the growth of sport and recreation across the country they also foster qualities of sportsmanship and accountability in young athletes, qualities that they will carry into adulthood.
The next Canada Summer Games that will have NWT Volleyball representation at is the 2017 Canada Summer Games in Winnipeg, Manitoba.