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Sport BC Community Sports Hero Awards – Nominate Cycling BC Member or Volunteer from Mission


Sport BC to Recognize Sport Heroes in Mission, BC

Mission, BC (November 25, 2013) –Sport BC is bringing the Community Sport Hero Awards, presented by Teck, to the City of Mission on November 25, 2013. The awards will honour long-standing community volunteers who have made significant contributions to sport. Nominations are now being accepted through until Thursday, October 31, 2013.

“Community sport within British Columbia would not be possible without the dedication of volunteers,” said Sport BC’s President & CEO, Rob Newman. “These awards are a unique and meaningful opportunity to acknowledge individuals who continue to dedicate their time and efforts to sport in our communities.”

To be eligible, nominees for the Community Sport Hero Awards must meet the following criteria:
– Be an individual from the local community who makes a voluntary contribution to sport through coaching, officiating, boards, administration, special events, etc;
– Be an individual (not an organization or foundation); and
– Has been, or continues to be, a dedicated sport volunteer for a minimum of eight years.

This ceremony marks the eighth stop of 2013 for the traveling awards show, presented this year by Teck. About the Community Sport Hero Awards presented by Teck: The Community Sport Hero Awards presented by Teck honours outstanding sport volunteers in communities across British Columbia. The awards recognize coaches, officials, mentors and administrators who have dedicated themselves to grow and develop amateur sport at the community level. For more information on the Community Sport Hero Awards presented by Teck, please visit

If you know of a great nominee, please put their name forth through Diana Hardie,

Nomination Forms at Sport BC Site: