There is an opportunity for a part-time position within BCSSA of Sport Manager. This is to provide maternity leave coverage and will commence March 15, 2016 and finish March 31, 2017. Click on this link for further details.
Please see the attached memo for the FINAL list of skaters eligible for AAP grants. Selected skaters should expect to receive their cheques shortly. Congratulations!
The registration for the Canada West ST Championship is now open. All BCSSA skaters must register through the online form:Â https://docs.google.com/forms/d/19pqh_LAYCadSvL02-x2T0Cdstow11wogTLQ8AVJilIs/viewform#start=openform.
Registrations are due February 26th- no exceptions!
Congratulations toÂ Abigail McCluskeyÂ (Kelowna) for being named to Canada’s Junior World Long Track Team to compete at theÂ Junior World Long Track Championships in China March 11-13, 2016. Â Well done,Â Abigail. We will be supporting you from afar.
Jamie MacDonaldÂ (Ft St James) in just her 4th World Cup won her first ever medal on the circuit earning a BronzeÂ medalÂ in the 1,000m at the World Cup in Dordrecht, Netherlands. Congratulations on this well-earned result,Â Jamie.
Congratulations toÂ Josie SpenceÂ being named to Team Canada to compete at theÂ World Single Distance Long Track Championships in Kolomna, Russia Feb 11-14, 2016. She will be competing in both the 1500m and the Team pursuit. Â Good luck Josie!
Congratulations toÂ Fort St JohnÂ skatersÂ Michelle KalkmanÂ (Female 12) andÂ Yuna Lovell (Female 13) for earningÂ overall Gold Medals and being Age Class ChampionsÂ at theÂ Canadian Age Class Long Track Championships.
BC was very well represented at this event and kudos to all who skated!
Congratulations toÂ Abigail McCluskey,Â 2nd overall In the Cdn Jr LT Champs with 1st place in the 3,000m and 2nd places in the 500m, 1,000m and 1,500m. andÂ Carolina Hiller,Â 5th overall with 2nd places in the 1,000m and mass start and 3rd in the 3,000m andÂ Nicolas Hiller, 3rdÂ overall with 4th places in both the 1,000m and 1,500m.Â
In Canada Cup #3,Â Graham Jacob had aÂ 2ndÂ andÂ 3rdÂ in the 500m andÂ Braden Clouthier placedÂ 3rd in the 1,000m
Well done to all who participated in these events!
Congratulations to the skaters who have qualified for BC AAP (Athlete Assistance Program) funding for the 2015-2016 season! Please see the attached memo for details.
The Performance Athlete Support (also known as BC Athlete Assistance Program (AAP)) Guidelines for BCSSA are now available. Please see the attached Guidelines for more information. Questions should be directed to the Athlete Development Committee (firstname.lastname@example.org).