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Snowboard Jamboree 18

Good Morning Interior Region,

Sun Peaks Resort and the Tk’emlups te Secwepemc First Nations Snowboard Team are pleased to offer registration for our  5th Annual Snowboard Jamboree!

  • Sun Peaks will sponsor 50 Youth Lift Tickets, Lessons, & Rentals per day
  • Communities are eligible to receive a max. of 10 youth passes & 1 complimentary chaperone pass per 5 youth passes

Saturday February 2nd registration open to communities 100+ km from Kamloops

Sunday February 3rd registration open to communities within 100 km of Kamloops

Travel, Meals, and accommodations are the responsibilities of the participants

Please email me your registration request by January 19th.

Happy Holidays,

Michelle Webster

Sport & Physical Activity Coordinator, Interior Region

 

BC Indigenous Provincial Athlete Development Camps

BC Indigenous Provincial Athlete Development Camps

 

The Indigenous Sport, Physical Activity and Recreation Council (I∙SPARC) is pleased to announce the dates and locations of several events within the 2017-18 series of BC Indigenous Provincial Athlete Development Camps.

Launched in 2011, the annual BC Indigenous Provincial Championships and Camps were established to support Indigenous athlete and coach development in sports featured in the North American Indigenous Games and support the creation of a strong, coordinated and competitive Team BC program.  The following BC Indigenous Provincial Championships and Camps are confirmed:

BC Indigenous WRESTLING Camps
Vancouver Coastal – 
North Vancouver 
December 17, 2017     Registration Link: https://isparc.ca/?p=9289
Northwest – Masset, Haida Gwaii
January 19-21, 2018     Registration Link: https://isparc.ca/?p=9338

BC Indigenous BADMINTON Camp
T’kemlups te Secwepemc 
– Kamloops BC
January 27, 2018     Registration Link: https://isparc.ca/?p=9310

BC Indigenous ATHLETICS (Track & Field) Camp
T’kemlups te Secwepemc 
– Kamloops BC
February 11, 2018     Registration will open January 2018

BC Indigenous SWIM Camps
Vancouver Island – Cowichan Tribes, Duncan
February 17, 2018     Registration will open January 2018
Vancouver Coastal – Squamish Nation, North Vancouver 
Date TBA     Registration will open January 2018

BC Indigenous VOLLEYBALL Camp
Squamish Nation – North Vancouver 
Date TBA     Registration will open January 2018

BC Indigenous RIFLE SHOOTING Camp
Shxw’owhamel First Nation – Hope BC
Host Location: TBA

March 10-11, 2018     Registration will open January 2018

BC Indigenous ARCHERY Camp
Quesnel Friendship Centre
– Quesnel BC
March 17-18, 2018      Registration will open January 2018

For more information contact:
Bernard ‘Buzz’ Manuel, Jr
Provincial Coordinator, Performance Sport
E: bmanuel@isparc.ca    T: 250-350-3254

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ISPARC

We are Pleased to announce our Winter 2018 Hosting Application

I·SPARC provides support to each of its six Regional Committees, in the form of a funding, to advance the sport priorities they have established within the Regional Action Plans.

First Nations, Métis Chartered Communities, Friendship Centres and other not-for-profit Indigenous organizations are invited to apply to host a Sport Development Camp, Coaching Certification Course, and/or Officials Training Session in their community.

The Regional Coordinating Group will conduct a selection process to approve the host applications.  Selections will be based on merit and partnerships with other organizations and surrounding communities.

These sport camps or courses are community-based programs and can range from 1-2 day events up to multi-week sessions.

APPLICATION DEADLINE:
Please complete application by 5 pm, FRIDAY, Jan 5th, 2018 for program delivery dates of JANUARY TO MARCH 31, 2018.

Here is the link to register on line:  https://aboriginalsportbc.wufoo.eu/forms/winter-2018-host-application-interior/ or contact me for assistance to email or fax the hosting application.

Happy Holidays,

Michelle Webster

Sport & Physical Activity Coordinator, Interior Region