B.C. Games

Ridge Meadows speed skater qualifies for BC Games

Matthias Daniels wins zone qualifier

  • Nov 19, 2019

 

Burns Lake wins medals at BC Games

The dozen Burns Lake competitors who went south to Kelowna for the 55+ BC Games brought home an impressive set of medals. Doug Montaldi won bronze in the Men's 60-64 1,500 metre race walk and in the 5,000 metre power walk. John Barth won gold in the men's 70-74 1,500 metre race walk and in the 5,000 metre power walk. Sandra Barth took home bronze in the women's 70-74 1,500 metre race walk, shot put, 5,000 metre power walk and javelin. Heidi Grant took bronze in the women's 55-59 cross country short course of mountain biking. Karen Ritchey won gold in the men and women 55+ equestrian dressage and in the western dressage, and silver in second level dressage. The Zone 11 participants from the communities between Vanderhoof and Hazelton won 22 medals in total. "The games were well organized, competition was keen and the friendship and sportsmanship was outstanding," as John Barth told Lakes District News. This year's edition of the annual event ran from Sept. 10-14. The 55+ BC Games have been running since 1987. (Submitted photos)

  • Sep 25, 2019

 

Nanaimo athletes earn gold, silver, bronze at 55-Plus B.C. Games

Huge contingent of local participants competed in largest-ever 55-Plus B.C. Games in Kelowna

  • Sep 19, 2019

 

Don Currie, local athletes win medal haul at 55-plus B.C. Games

Slocan's Currie took home seven gold medals in track and field

The torch has been lit for the +55 BC Games

Volunteers are still needed

  • Jun 23, 2019

The torch has been lit in Kelowna for the +55 BC Games

Volunteers are still needed

  • Jun 23, 2019

Special Olympics B.C. Games a huge hit

Winter Games in Vernon an overwhelming success for 800 athletes/coaches, 1,000-plus volunteers

  • Feb 24, 2019

Special Olympics B.C. Games wrap in Vernon

Games an overwhelming success for 800 athletes/coaches, 1,000-plus volunteers

  • Feb 24, 2019

Kelowna to play host for +55 BC Games

The games will welcome thousands from Sept. 10-14

  • Feb 21, 2019

Shuswap athletes make strong showing at 55-plus B.C. Games

Competitions held in Kimberley-Cranbrook celebrate seniors' athleticism

  • Sep 19, 2018

Greater Trail athletes excel at 55-plus BC Games

The 55+ BC Games wrapped up in Cranrbrook on Sunday with an impressive medal haul for Trail athletes

Big medal haul for local athletes at 55-plus B.C. Games

The West Kootenay took in 49 gold, 52 silver and 30 bronze at the Games

  • Sep 17, 2018

Medal haul for South Okanagan athletes of 55-plus B.C. Games

Results from the 55-plus B.C. Games

Celebrate the BC Games in Trail

The 40th anniversary celebration is set for Thursday in the White Garden at Jubilee Park

After busy BC Games, Duncan swimmer makes debut at junior national meet

Mary Paridaen van Veen has bright future in the sport

Olympian to visit Trail for BC Games’ 40th

Olympic race walker and KidSport supporter Evan Dunfee has inspired thousands on and off the track.

Vernon Special Olympics BC Games logo revealed

Greater Vernon to host largest every Special Olympics BC Winter Games in 2019

  • Aug 28, 2018

Trail celebrates BC Games’ 40th year

BC Games legacy impacts communities, creates opportunities for athletes

Castlegar golfer recognized at B.C. Games for leadership

AJ Roberts won a Coast Capital Savings Leadership Bursary.

Houston athletes compete at B.C. Games

"It was an amazing experience," says Houston player

  • Aug 1, 2018