Archives from ViaSport

May. 13, 2020

Return to Sport Update

  May 13, 2020 - In our last update on May 5th, we reported that the BC government had asked …

May. 5, 2020

Cycling BC Update: Looking to the Future and a Return to Play

Updated May 13th: View Cycling BC's Return to Sport Update - May 13th As the BC government starts to look at easing some of the measures …

Mar. 17, 2020

COVID-19 Health Guidelines for Sport Organizations

  viaSport British Columbia has created a special webpage for the BC amateur sport community with updates on the impact the recent COVID-19 pandemic is having on …

May. 28, 2018

Cycling BC Coach Named 2017 Coach of the Year by viaSport

viaSport, the Provincial/Territorial Coaching Representative (PTCR) for British Columbia, is pleased to announce the 2017 Coach of the Year Award recipients. Founded by the Coaches Association of B.C. and funded by the Bob Bearpark …

Feb. 5, 2018

2018 viaSport Coach of the Year Awards

Do you know a coach that is deserving of recognition for their outstanding achievement and contribution to the advancement and well-being of athletes in their sport? Nominations for the 2018 …

Aug. 16, 2017

viaSport hosts free LGBTQI2S Sport Forum in partnership with You Can Play

Hosted in partnership with You Can Play, the P.R.I.D.E. in Sport Forum is dedicated to helping coaches, parents, athletes and volunteers create inclusive spaces for individuals that identify with the LGBTQI2S community. Join us as we learn from …

Jul. 18, 2017

Get your Pride on: You Can Play & viaSport partner to make sport more inclusive

81% of Canadians have witnessed or experienced homophobia in sports, while 84% of gay men and 88% of lesbians have experienced slurs in sport environments. A recent study of B.C. youth indicated that gay, lesbian, and bisexual …

Jan. 24, 2017

Standing Together to #EraseBullying in Sport

If we stand together, we can erase bullying in sport. A sport environment in which participants - athletes, coaches, volunteers, and officials - are exposed to negative experiences such as bullying can be harmful and …

Nov. 17, 2015

ViaSport Launches #LevelTheField Inclusion Campaign for Sport in BC

#LEVELTHEFIELD is a province-wide movement that will work to create a more inclusive sport culture in BC by targeting gender equity, the LGBTQ2+ community, accessibility, socioeconomic inclusion, and cultural diversity. On November 17, viaSport is implementing the …