The BC Winter Games 2016 in Penticton are less than a year away! BCSSA must name a Zone Rep for each zone by mid-April. If you are interested in volunteering to help to select and register your zone’s team, please email Chris Acton ( by April 5th. Zone Reps are required for the following zones: Zone 6 (Island) and Zone 7 (North West, including the Fort St James, Vanderhoof and Terrace clubs).

Congratulations to Jamie MacDonald, who won the Canadian Senior Open Selections #2 this past weekend in Calgary. The Senior Selections #2 showcase the country’s top senior and junior skaters, with the exception of those who are at the World Championships (in Moscow, Russia). BC skater Courtney Shmyr finished the competition in 6th and Michelle MacKay was 15th. Kaelin McNally finished 23rd. Congratulations to our female skaters!