Three Maple Ridge volunteers dressed in Games jackets pose for a photo at a volunteer event.

Volunteer Recruitment Continues for Maple Ridge 2024 BC Summer Games Volunteer Recruitment for the BC Summer Games continues and as of the beginning of June over 800 people have signed up. The Games will run from Wednesday, July 17 through to Sunday, July 21 and our community will welcome over 3000 youth athletes, their coaches, … Read more

Graphic recognizing National Indigenous History Month.

National Indigenous History Month June is National Indigenous History Month in Canada, an opportunity to learn about the unique cultures, traditions and experiences of First Nations, Inuit and Métis. It’s a time to honour the stories, achievements and resilience of Indigenous Peoples, who have lived on this land since time immemorial and whose presence continues to … Read more

Logos for the Kamloops 2028 BC Winter Games and Penticton 2028 BC Summer Games.

2028 Host Cities Announced as BC Games Return to Roots for 50th Anniversary The BC Games Society will celebrate 50 years of competition in 2028 by returning to the roots of the Games, as original host communities Kamloops and Penticton have been announced as the hosts of the 2028 BC Winter and BC Summer Games. … Read more

Katrina Leblanc speaks at a Maple Ridge event.

Maple Ridge, B.C., May 23, 2024 – One of the legacies from the cancelled 2020 BC Summer Games that were to be held in Maple Ridge was the implementation of the ‘Karina LeBlanc Game Changer Award’ to be given to an athlete who is a game changer both on and off the field. The first recipient of … Read more

A young athlete poses with her medal in front of a big BC Games torch.

Torchlighting Ceremony Begins Official Countdown to Maple Ridge 2024 BC Summer Games Maple Ridge, BC (April 17, 2024) – On Saturday, April 27 the Maple Ridge 2024 BC Summer Games torch will be lit, and the countdown will begin! The athletes, coaches and officials will arrive in Maple Ridge on July 17 and the competition … Read more

Maple Ridge 2024 BC Summer Games leaders stand with recruitment poster.

Maple Ridge 2024 BC Summer Games Society Celebrates Volunteer Week National Volunteer Week, happening April 14-20, is a time to celebrate the integral contributions that volunteers make to the well-being of our communities. The 2024 theme ‘Every Moment Matters’ highlights exactly that sentiment, from the moment a volunteer commits their time, to all they do … Read more

Sport BC honours BC Games and Team BC alumni at 56th Annual Athlete of the Year Awards Sport BC celebrated the 56th Annual Athlete of the Year Awards on Thursday, March 7, 2024, and eight BC Games or Team BC alumni walked away with honours. Brian Balkwill and Brenda Beatty were awarded the BC Games … Read more

Volunteer Drive Kick Off for Maple Ridge 2024 BC Summer Games

Volunteer Drive Kick Off for Maple Ridge 2024 BC Summer Games On Sunday, March 17, the Directors and Chairs from the Maple Ridge 2024 BC Summer Games Society will be out in the community to kick off the drive to recruit over 2500 volunteers to help deliver an exceptional sport and cultural event from July … Read more

W.R. Bennett award presentation

Prince George’s Cillian Hollybow wins W.R. Bennett Award QUESNEL, B.C. – Prince George’s Cillian Hollybow was presented the W.R. Bennett Award for Athletic Excellence as the Lhtako Quesnel 2024 BC Winter Games on Sunday. A karate athlete in Zone 8 North West, Hollybow was recognized for his outstanding achievements before and at the Games. The … Read more

Chief Lebrun addresses the crowd at the 2024 BC Winter Games opening ceremony.

Lhtako Quesnel 2024 BC Winter Games kick off The Lhtako Quesnel 2024 BC Winter Games are underway from February 22-25, 2024 and with over 800 athletes, 210 coaches, and 132 officials attending. PARTICIPANT LIST AND RESULTS | SPORT SCHEDULES | PHOTOS On Thursday night, athletes paraded into the West Fraser Centre in Quesnel for the … Read more

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