You Could Design The Medals For The 2020 Winter Games

Medals to be Locally Designed & Locally Inspired

The 2020 Winter Games will be held in Orillia and the medal committee is in search of local artists to help with medal design.

Next year’s event will see about 3 500 youth from around the province compete in 27 different sports.

Athletes from the 2018 Winter Games posing with their medals
Image courtesy of Orillia 2020 Ontario Winter Games via Facebook

Head of the medal committee, Peter Bowen, says, “We really want the medals to be locally designed and locally inspired.”

Local artist Tony Bianco, who created the 2018 medal, will be volunteering his time again this year to work with local artists in creating a new, unique medal for 2020.

Interested local artists of all ages are invited to attend a meeting with Tony Bianco and Ontario Winter Games officials. The meeting will be held at on April 16 at 7 pm in the Tudhope Boardroom at the Orillia City Centre.

This is your chance to get involved in an exciting event and share your creativity with the privince!

For more information, contact Peter Bowen: petebowen12@gmail.com