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Celebrating BC women in Sport

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Nominate a 2013 Sport BC Community Sport Hero! Nomination Form Here
 

 
2013 Girls Only & Forever Active Bodies Incentive Grant Recipients announced.
 

 
ProMOTION Plus Network News Winter 2012 Here
 

 
A woman's bid to be IOC's first female president Here
 

 
BC Lions | Western Finals Here
 

 
In Her Footsteps 2012 Photos Here
 

 
2012 Bobbie Steen Legacy Foundation Award | Nominations open Here
 

 
Fundraiser | Why the Women's World Cup Matters Here
 

 
Quite the Character: Female traits seen as beneficial to company success. Here  
 

 
British Columbia Golf and the LPGA teamed up to offer first-of-its-kind Girls' Golf Clinics Here.
 

 
Hyper-sexualization of women needs to be challenged. Janet Austin's article Here.
 

 
The TORONTOIST names their 2011 Villain: Mitch Mortaza of the Lingerie Football League. Here.
 

 
Olympic athletes give women new, strong role models. Here
 

 
2012 Leadership Award Recipient Here
 

  
2012 Surrey BC Summer Games! Here
 

  
 
90-year-old tells the tales of women's basketball legends. Here
 

 
Calling all Female Coaches! 2012 Coaching Mentor Apprenticeship Program Here
 
 
ProMOTION Plus Announcement Here
 

 
ProMOTION Plus Directors nominated for YWCA Women of Distinction awards Here
 

 
Lifetime Achievement Award Here
 

 
Vernon BC Winter Games | Civic Luncheon Leadership Award Here
 

 
2012 Bobbie Steen Legacy Foundation award recipient Here
 

 
CAAW'S Women in Leadership Event | Influencing Change and Conflict Resolution Here
 

 
ProMOTION Plus Honours Diana Chan! Here
 

 
Nomination Deadline EXTENDED! In Her Footsteps Celebration Here
 

 
Call to Nominate for Women in Sport Award! Here
 

 
Triathlon Clinics hosted by Triathlon BC Here
 

 
You're Invited! Here
 

 
On the Move | Workshop presented by CAAWS Here
 

 Kathy Gook Named to US Kids Golf Top 50 Junior Teachers List Here

 


 
Local Sport Development funding available to start or expand community sport opportunities Here
 

 
Call for Nominations! Bobbie Steen Legacy Foundation | Emerging Leader Award More Here
 

 
2012 CONCACAF | Women's Olympic Qaulifying Tourment More Here
 

 
Sue Griffin, ProMOTION Plus Chair, profiled in Business in Vancouver Read the article Here
 

 
2011-12 Girls Only (GO) Incentive Program Recipients Announced Here
 

 2011-12 Forever Active Bodies (FAB) Incentive Program Recipients Announced Here

 


 
Aboriginal Sport, Recreation and Physical Activity Partners Council (BC) | 2011 Equipment Grant Program More Here
 

 
Women's Ski Jumping USA | Hendrickson makes history! More Here
 

 
2011 BC Aboriginal Provincial VOLLEYBALL Camp More Here
 

 
 
WISE Fund | CAAWS More Here
 
 

 
Discussion Paper written to summarize the findings on Physical Activity for Marginalized Women in BC  Here
 
 

Allison McNeill Receives Geoff Gowan Award | Read the full article here

 


 
B.C. AAA Girls Basketball Championships Tournament moving to the Langley Events Centre in 2013 | Read the Press Release Here
 

 
Women's ski jumpers win prestigious Women's Sports Foundation Award | Read the full article here
 

 
Fall and Winter 2011/ 2012 Incentive Program Grants are NOW CLOSED
  

 
Join us for an evening of celebration |Recognizing Women in Sport Event In Her Footsteps 2011View the Invitation
 

 
BC Sports Hall of Fame | 2011 Banquet of Champions More Here
 

 
Shirley Gordon Olafsson | An Inspirational Story More Here
 

 
WOMEN'S TRIATHLON CLINIC | Register Today! More Here
 

 
National Jersey Day | Sports Day in Canada More Here
 

 
Nominations now open for Women In™ Transportation! More Here
 

 
Newcomer On the Move Project | Call for Community Program Hosts More Here
 

 
Local Sport Development funding available to start or expand community sport opportunities More Here
 

 
Canadian Sport for Life Provincial Conference | Kamloops Summit More Here
 

 
Coaches Association of BC launches the revised publication of the COACHING FEMALE ATHLETES project! More Here
 
 
Movement Building | National Conference on Mental Health More Here 
 

 
2011 Vancouver Outgames | Sports Declaration is signed at the Human Rights Conference More Here
 

 
 
 Congratulations to the Canadian Sport Centre Pacific all female team who entered in the UBC Grand Prix Corporate Challenge! More Here
 
Check out this blog!
Women in Sport international... addressing the tough questions in sport that are important to women and girls.
 

 Call for Volunteers | WESTERN CANADIAN JUNIOR WOMEN'S FASTPITCH CHAMPIONSHIPS More Here 

 

 Volunteer BC | Volunteer Futures Conference More Here

 

 GAMES COUNTDOWN | 26 days until the Vancouver 2011 Outgames! More Here

 

 On June 21 Elsie Oates celebrated her 100th birthday by playing 18 holes at Summerland Golf & CC. | Click here for the full story

 

ProMOTION Plus announces the New Board for 2011-2012! | Click here for the Press Release

 

 Annual Report 2011 released! | More here

 

 In Her Footsteps Press Release for the 2011 Honorees | More Here

 

Women's Triathlon Clinic | More Here

 

UBC Grand Prix | July 12th, Races take place from 4:30pm-9pm, but celebrations and events will be occuring until midnight.  More Here

 

Supersize My Exercise: 'Learning from Mad Men, the Marlboro Man and Freakonomics to Promote Physical Activity.' | More Here

 

"Mar-tea-ni Party!" Join our Victoria Chapter on June 9th for a networking social | More Here

 

ProMOTION Plus supports UBC Athletics and their annual golf tournament. Click here and here for pictures.

 


Olga Kotelko: The 91-year-old track star More Here

 

CAAWS Women and Leadership Program | Call for Workshop Hosts More Here


Women's Ski Jumping Event Added to 2014 Sochi Games! Read the Press Release  

 

Second Call for Nominations! For ProMOTION Plus Board of Directors More Here

 

every WOMAN | Inspiring Through Physical Activity More Here

 

VANCOUVER 2011 OUTGAMES | Human Rights Conference More Here

 

UPDATE: Applications for Coaching Mentor/ Apprenticeship Program at the 2012 BC Winter and Summer Games are now open! More Here

 

Forever Active Bodies (FAB) Women 55+ Sport Grant Recipients Announced More HereQ

 

Our Winter 2011 Network News now available for download More Here

 
 
Meet our new Executive Director - Christine Bradstock!
 

 
Congratulations to Debbie Pyne for being named one of CAAWS' Most Influential Women in Sport and Physical Activity for 2010!
More Here
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
November 4th, 2010
In Her Footsteps 2010
Women Leaders Honoured for their contributions to Sport Health and Physical Activity
 

 
ProMOTION Plus and BC Rugby Union Honour Laura Foreman at the Annual BC Rugby Hall of Fame Awards
 
P+ Chair, Sue Griffin, Laura Foreman and Director of Operations, Christine Bradstock

 
2010/11 Girls Only Incentive Program Recipients Anounced
 
The Girls Only Incentive Program grant was developed to provide opportunities to participate in sport for non-active girls and women of all ages in all regions of BC.
 

 
Connie Klimek and Bobbie Reber Receive P+ Leadership Award at the BC Summer Games
Civic Luncheon 
 
Denise Coutts, Connie Klimek, Bobbie Reber and Debbie Pyne at Civic Luncheon in Langley
 
 
 
 
London Olympics 2012 to become the first Olympics and Paralympics to launch a special pin aimed at the gay community.
More here
 

 
The ProMOTION Plus Annual Report Year Ending 2010
 

 
ProMOTION Plus Victoria Grant Recipients Announced
 Nine young women and 2 organizations in the Victoria area were the 2010 recipients. Congratulations to all!
 
Kiara Peterson - grant recipient
 
 
 

 
June 9, 2010
FIS Approves World Cup Circuit for Women’s Ski Jumping
 

 
The International Ski Federation has voted to create a women's ski jumping World Cup circuit starting with the 2011-12 season.

 
June 8th
Re-Sip-Rocate event a Resounding Success
ProMOTION Plus Victoria hosted an evening of celebration toasting the accomplishments of our provincial organization and local Victoria chapter, and honouring local Olympians and past volunteers. Almost 50 people attended the event, held at the Cedar Hill Golf course in Victoria, BC on June 8th.
More Here
 

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