Recent News

2011 Annual General Meeting of the BC Bobsleigh and Skeleton Association

Date: Wednesday June 15th, 2011
Time: 7:00pm
Location: Squamish, BC (location yet to be determined)
All members and athletes are encouraged to attend!
Attention Members: Election time for positions on the BCBSA Board of Directors is upon us.  We would like to encourage members in good standing and who have the best interest of Bobsleigh and Skeleton in mind to run for office.

Upcoming Level One Officials Course

Attention all BCBSA members,

Bobsleigh Canada Skeleton in association with BC Bobsleigh & Skeleton Association and Whistler Sport Legacies is hosting a Level One Officials Course on Saturday, October 20, 2012 to introduce you to our sports and help get you involved in the upcoming race season at the Whistler Sliding Centre. Races on tap this year include Skeleton Canada’s Team Selection Race, the first FIBT World Cup of the season as well as the first InterContinental Cup races in Whistler. Upon completion, you will be a certified Level One Official with a better understanding of the rules of bobsleigh and skeleton, the equipment involved and the nature of our community.

Upcoming Talent ID Camps

There are several upcoming talent ID camps for anyone interested in getting involved in skeleton or bobsleigh in BC. Please arrive on time. You will be required to sign a waiver and PAR-Q form to ensure you are medically fit to participate. The Camp will begin with the sprint tests; Weight testing will follow (approx. 3hrs total). Please ensure you have proper warm up and testing equipment (Track spikes, weightlifting equipment & clothing).
** There will be a $20 Participation fee to attend each Testing Camp**

In the news...

The Vancouver Province (July 30, 2009) featured a story about the recent Talent ID camps held by BCBSA at Simon Fraser University. Take a look!

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