Update: COVID-19 and BCRPA operations


▶ BCRPA staff have transitioned back into the office on a part-time basis. In preparation, we have implemented a number of COVID-19 exposure prevention measures and policies. Read the BCRPA COVID-19 Safety Plan here.

The BCRPA office remains closed to the public. Please continue to contact us through all the normal channels. We will continue to post any and all updates on our website.


COVID resources and BCRPA's The Recreation and Parks Sector Guideline for Restarting Operations


The IAKS Study Trip has been rescheduled to June 1 and 2, 2021. Join international delegates and BCRPA members for a tour of IAKS award-winning recreation facilities in the Lower Mainland through the IAKS Study Tour. Visit the website to learn more.


▶ Congratulations to BCRPA's DB Perks and Associates Graduating Student Scholarship recipients!


▶ Congratulations to BCRPA's Provincial Awards of Excellence recipients!


▶ BCRPA's 2019-2020 Annual Report is now online! Check it out.


▶ Introducing our 2020 Board Members.... Read all about them!


▶ Read the Report from Yardstick Parks Benchmarking Project on Tracks and Trails - the benchmarking tool for parks, open spaces and recreation facilities.

The Conversation Corner enables our members and registered fitness leaders to tap into a provincial network of recreation and parks professionals to seek advice, feedback, and inspiration on ideas and challenges you are facing. Start a discussion, and let’s get talking!

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The Registry lists fitness professionals who have met provincial and national standards. The fitness professionals listed in The Registry are fully certified and have current CPR, First Aid and specialty training in specific areas of fitness.

>>Find a Fitness Leader
>>Verify BCRPA registration status
>>Access your account on The Registry®

BCRPA’s Healthy Living Matters site contains stories of the innovation and impact the recreation, parks, and fitness sector has on the places we live and the people it touches. May the stories inform and inspire you to live a healthy active lifestyle… because healthy living matters!

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