Sport BC's Annual AOY Awards Happens Soon Tickets Still Available!

The Athlete of the Year Awards, founded by Sport BC, is the longest standing sport recognition event in Canada. Awards in 18 different categories are presented each year to athletes, coaches, officials and volunteers for their performance and contribution to sport in our province.

The awards play a valuable role in nurturing athletic success and recognizing some of BC’s growing talent. Sport BC is proud to celebrate the athletes, dedicated coaches, devoted officials and amazing volunteers from all member Provincial Sport Organizations and sport sector partners in British Columbia.

For over 50 years, Sport BC has recognized legendary sport heroes and emerging stars.

This year the Awards Presentation Dinner takes place at the Vancouver Convention Centre on Thursday, March 12th.

Annually hosted by CBC’s Scott Russell, it is an outstanding evening and tickets are still available for this marquee event that acknowledges the best of the best in all areas of sport in British Columbia. 

2020 Sport BC Athlete of The Year Awards

Thursday, March 12, 2020
Vancouver Convention Centre


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About Sport BC

In 1966, a small group of dedicated volunteers created an organization to provide a unified voice for amateur sport in British Columbia. While much has changed over the years, our core purpose remains the same.

Who we are:
Sport BC is the non-profit sport federation, representing over 50 Provincial Sport Organizations (PSOs) in British Columbia. As a member-based organization, Sport BC offers services and programs to build the capacity of our members and advocate on their behalf to improve the landscape for organized sport in BC.

Sport BC, as a member-based organization, supports the growth of amateur sport in BC and provides leadership through delivery of its programs and services for members.

Sport in British Columbia is thriving through the leadership of Sport BC and our members.

Integrity, Transparency, Collaboration, Creativity and Innovation

What we work to achieve:

  • Partnership: To increase the level of members’ and partners’ cooperation, contribution and confidence in Sport BC
  • Promotion: To promote and reflect the values of sport and the role of the PSOs in the delivery  of a successful sport system in British Columbia
  • Stability: To strengthen the PSO sport system in BC
  • Organizational Responsibility: To ensure Sport BC is managed in a professional and fiscally responsible manner
  • Advocacy: To provide a voice for all sport organizations in British Columbia