Vancouver 2010 Audience Day 13 Recap: 10.5 Million Viewers Watch Team Canada Defeat Russia Canada’s Olympic Broadcast Media Consortium -Nearly two-thirds of the Canadian population watched some part of Team Canada’s 7-3 win over Russia last night.
World Champion Nicole Haywood was recently recognized by the Nanaimo City Council for her performances last summer at the World Championships, Canada Summer Games and National Championships. Mayor Ruttan presented awards to Nicole earlier this month when she returned to Nanaimo for a quick visit prior to her departure to a training camp in Florida.
“Supporting Students: Serving Communities”
Canada Summer Jobs is a Government of Canada initiative that provides funding to help employers create summer job opportunities for students. It is designed to focus on local priorities, while achieving tangible results for both students and their communities.
For details and an online application visit – http://www.servicecanada.gc.ca/eng/epb/yi/yep/programs/scpp.shtml
Individuals wishing to be considered as members of the World Marathon Team for 2010 are reminded that they must submit their expression of interest to the office for the support of our provincial Marathon Council by March 15th.
Community Sport Hero Awards may be coming to a community near you! If you know of a volunteer who meets the following criteria:
- An individual from the local community who makes a voluntary contribution to sport through coaching, officiating, boards, administration, special events, etc
- An individual (not an organization or foundation); and
- Has been or continues to be a dedicated sport volunteer for a minimum of 8 years
Nominate them at the following website – http://www.sport.bc.ca/programs/csh/csh_nominations.aspx
Watch the False Creek Torch trip with Hugh Fisher and Kamini Jain – http://ow.ly/17V7e
Congratulations to CKBC alumnae, Tim Milne, the coach of Olympic Snowboard Cross silver medalist Mike Robertson. Tim was the Head Coach of the Team BC Western Canada Games Canoe/Kayak Team that competed in Abbotsford in 1995!