Young Participants

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

JeuxFC, a rewarding experience

Are you 14 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 close to 1,000 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 14 and 18 years old (born between January 1st, 2002 and December 31st, 2006 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, 2020

Click here for information on transportation, food and accommodation.



The Canadian Francophone Games presents 13 disciplines, including 2 demo disciplines.


Visual Arts



Culinary Arts – 2020

Active Citizen


Public Speaking




Ultimate Frisbee


Sailing – 2020

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; everything 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 14

Coop Game
Opening Ceremony

Wednesday July 15 Francophonie Night
Thursday July 16 Youth Night
Friday July 17 Arts Gala
Saturday July 18 Closing Ceremony