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2018 BC Winter Games

Canada's Tournament Capital is gearing up for one of British Columbia's largest sporting events! February 22-25 2018, Kamloops will be hosting the 2018 BC Winter Games and welcome athletes from all over the province to the 40th anniversary of the Games.

Nineteen sports will take place in 13 facilities. The 2018 BC Winter Games will host approximately 1,519 athletes, 247 officials, and 382 coaches.

Visit the BC Games website for up to date information.

ProMOTION Plus Leadership Award


The ProMOTION Plus Leadership Award is presented to a recipient (man or woman) who has enhanced opportunities for BC women in sport or to a deserving individual woman or group of women being recognized for achievement in sport, recreation, or physical literacy/activity.

Examples of achievements recognized by this award include:

  • a new, enhanced, or expanded program or service
  • the achievements of a BC athlete, coach, or official
  • competitive achievements of an athlete, coach, or official at a province-wide (or higher) event
  • a special event that was targeted toward the participation of girls under the age of 19
  • an organization for putting on a special event for girls under the age of 19

The Sport Directorate for the 2018 BC Winter Games Society will choose three candidates who best showcase the leadership award criteria. In January, the selected finalists will be presented to the Board of Directors, who will choose the winner.

For nomination details and forms, click here.

Nicole Beauregard, Sport Development Coordinator
City of Kamloops
Phone: 250-828-3653

Jodi Lebourdias, Community Development Chair
BC Winter Games
Phone: 250-552-0049

Note: All correspondence is entered into our system and will be directed accordingly. The City of Kamloops will endeavor to contact you within two business days. Thank you.