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Call for Chefs de Mission for Team BC

The BC Games Society is seeking enthusiastic and experienced people to serve as Chefs de Mission for Team BC for the 2015 Western Canada Summer Games, being held in the Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo, Alberta from August 7-15, 2015.

Western Canada Summer Games

The Western Canada Summer Games are hosted once every four years in one of the western provinces or territories.  The Western Canada Summer Games bi-sect the Canada Summer Games and provide an opportunity for BC’s top-level athletes in the Train to Train phase of the Canadian Sport for Life model to test their athletic talent against the best in the West.  BC is the ten-time defending champion of the Western Canada Summer Games Cup.

The 2015 Western Canada Summer Games will be held in the Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo (Fort McMurray), Alberta from August 7 -15, 2015.  The Games will bring together approximately 2,300 athletes, coaches, managers, and officials in 18 sports.  Team BC will bring a dedicated team of 450 athletes, coaches, managers, and mission staff.

How to ApplyDownload the complete application package here

Applicants must be residents of British Columbia. The successful applicants will be required to do some travel to Vancouver and/or Victoria for meetings with the management team, for the Host Society Meetings (M1 and M2) in Wood Buffalo in May of 2014 and 2015, as well as for the duration of the games.

If you are interested in being considered for these opportunities, please forward a letter clearly indicating which position you are interested in and a resume outlining related skills and experience by December 6, 2013 to:

BC Games Society
Phone: (250) 387-1375
Fax: (250) 387-4489

If you have any questions related to this application or the Chefs de Mission positions,
please contact Jarret Poitras at