Young Participants

Please note, some links lead to pages containing information in French.

JeuxFC, a rewarding experience

Are you 13 to 18 years old?
Do you speak French and want to spend a week with other French-speaking youth?
Are you passionate about one of the disciplines on our official program?

Then the Canadian Francophone Games are for you

The Canadian Francophone Games are among the largest gatherings of Canada’s French speaking youth with 800 participants every 3 years.

On our program, arts, leadership and sports competitions and other activities showcasing French-Canadian cultural pride.



Participants must:

  • be aged between 13 and 18 years old (born between January 1st, 1999 and December 31st, 2003 inclusively);
  • be a Canadian Citizen or permanent resident and must be able to use French on a day to day basis.

Chaperones, coaches, assistants and chef de mission must be 18 years old or older at the time of the Games.

Selection of participants is managed by provincial and territorial teams. Other than the rules stated above, other criteria may be used by the youth associations to select their team members. They may be different from one team to the other. To know more about these rules, please contact your delegation.

Registration Deadline

May 1st, 2017

Click here for information on transportation, food and accommodation.



The Canadian Francophone Games presents 11 official disciplines and 2 demo disciplines.


Visual Arts




Public Speaking

Event Management





Ultimate Frisbee



Social Night Program

What makes the Games so interesting is certainly the social night program. It’s one of the best moments for participants to make friends and celebrate.

Shows, on-site entertainment, festive atmosphere, history and heritage discovery of the host cities; eveything is there to create an amazing experience that goes way beyond a simple competition.

The social night program is part of the Games and is mandatory for all participants.

Open during the Games Games Village
Tuesday July 11

Coop Game
Opening Ceremony

Wednesday July 12 Francophonie Night – Mercredi Show
Thursday July 13 Youth Night
Friday July 14 Arts Gala
Saturday July 15 Closing Ceremony