CME Day in the NCR 2023 - Outdoor Sports

Event Date(s) 
Friday, April 28, 2023

Greetings to all fellow engineers,

As per previous message asking you to “Save the Date” of 28 April, you are all invited to participate in the outdoor sports (Frisbee and/or Soccer) portion of the day. This game is taking place as part of other CME day activities and will be followed by a HOLDFAST in location (at the Sensplex’s 2nd floor restaurant).

WHO: All interested Engineers (currently serving or retired, Reservists, DND civilians and our DCC partners)

WHAT: CME Day Ultimate/Soccer.

WHEN: Friday, April 28th, 1030-1230hrs.

WHERE: Walter Baker Field (outdoors), 1565 Maple Grove Rd, Kanata, ON K2V 1A3 .

HOW :

1. Please correspond soonest with Ultimate/Soccer Coord (OCdt M. Carrière, Mikolaj.Carriere@forces.gc.ca ) as to determine if we will play soccer, ultimate, or both. We will accommodate as many participants as possible. All participants are asked to provide the following info:

  • Last name;
  • First name;
  • Skill Level (Experienced / Intermediate / Beginner --- Info required only to balance teams, all players, and skills are welcome).

2. For attendees not planning to play, you too are absolutely invited to cheer on your colleagues and enjoy the atmosphere.

3. Teams will be built based on a best attempt at a balance of skill levels, and potentially entertaining rank distribution. Team composition will be revealed at the game.

4. Equipment: 

  • Event organizers will ensure soccer balls, frisbees, cones and team pinnies are available for the games.
  • As we intend to make the ultimate/soccer games as accessible as possible, player equipment will reflect the fun and safety-oriented nature of these activities.

5. Planned Game format as follows:

  • Opening remarks (At the Sensplex across the street)
  • 5-10 minute warm-up
  • 2x 30 minute halves (TBC / adjusted on time available)
  • Closing Remarks and team pictures

6. Spectators are permitted and welcome to attend.

7. Please direct any questions or queries to the Ultimate/Soccer Coord, OCdt M. Carriere ( Mikolaj.Carriere@forces.gc.ca )mmentaires.

Contact Details 
OCdt // Élof M Mikolaj Carriere Mikolaj.Carriere@forces.gc.ca
Canada