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BCRPA News Releases

2018

September 15

AWARDS GIVEN TO BC'S TOP FITNESS PROFESSIONALS
Fitness Professionals from Delta & North Vancouver win BCRPA awards.

DELTA'S FITNESS PROFESSIONAL WINS PROVINCIAL AWARD
BCRPA presents Rhonda Jackson with award at annual conference.

NORTH VANCOUVER'S FITNESS PROFESSIONAL WINS PROVINCIAL AWARD
BCRPA presents Karen Harmon with award at annual conference.

May 2

AWARDS OF EXCELLENCE HANDED OUT TO COMMUNITIES ACROSS BC
BCRPA presents Provincial Awards of Excellence for innovation in the recreation, parks, and culture sector

CATHERINE VOLKERING CARLILE OF RICHMOND WINS BCRPA AWARD OF MERIT

COMMUNITY RECREATIONAL INITIATIVES SOCIETY WINS BCRPA AWARD OF MERIT

CITY OF RICHMOND WINS BCRPA FACILITY EXCELLENCE AWARD
The City Centre Community Centre in Richmond honoured with 2018 Facility Excellence Award

CITY OF TAYLOR WINS BCRPA FACILITY EXCELLENCE AWARD
The Community Services Hub in Taylor honoured with 2018 Facility Excellence Award

CITY OF TRAIL WINS BCRPA PARKS EXCELLENCE AWARD
The Columbia River Skywalk in Trail honoured with 2018 Parks Excellence Award

CITY OF RICHMOND WINS BCRPA PROGRAM EXCELLENCE AWARD
City of Richmond honoured with 2018 Program Excellence Award

CITY OF KITIMAT WINS BCRPA PROGRAM EXCELLENCE AWARD
Kitimat honoured with 2018 Program Excellence Award

2017

September 16

AWARDS GIVEN TO BC'S TOP FITNESS PROFESSIONALS
Fitness professionals from Richmond, Delta & Vancouver win awards.

DELTA FITNESS PROFESSIONAL WINS PROVINCIAL AWARD
BCRPA presents Debbie Cheong with award at annual conference

RICHMOND FITNESS PROFESSIONAL WINS PROVINCIAL AWARD
BCRPA presents Lynn Walters with award at annual conference

VANCOUVER FITNESS PROFESSIONAL WINS PROVINCIAL AWARD
BCRPA presents Melanie Osmack with award at annual conference

May 2, 2017

Celebrate World Parks Week with "less screen time, more green time"

April 6, 2017

AWARDS OF EXCELLENCE HANDED OUT TO COMMUNITIES ACROSS BC
BCRPA presents its Provincial Awards of Excellence for innovation in the recreation, parks, and culture sector.

CITY OF WEST KELOWNA WINS BCRPA AWARD OF EXCELLENCE
Memorial Park Amphitheater and Skateboard Park honoured with Facility Excellence Award for projects under $1 million

CITY OF SURREY WINS BCRPA AWARD OF EXCELLENCE
Grandview Heights Aquatic Centre honoured with Facility Excellence Award for projects over $1 million

CITY OF RICHMOND WINS BCRPA AWARD OF EXCELLENCE
Terra Nova Nature Adventure Play Environment honoured with Parks Excellence Award

WEST SHORE PARKS AND RECREATION WINS BCRPA AWARD OF EXCELLENCE
Wild About Wellness Program honoured with Program Excellence Award

2016

Sept 10, 2016

VANCOUVER FITNESS PROFESSIONAL WINS PROVINCIAL AWARD
BCRPA presents Aaron Tews with award at annual conference

NANAIMO FITNESS PROFESSIONAL WINS PROVINCIAL AWARD
BCRPA presents Gillian Goerzen with award at annual conference

RICHMOND FITNESS PROFESSIONAL WINS PROVINCIAL AWARD
BCRPA presents Sharon Taylor with award at annual conference

Jun 16, 2016

ParticipACTION FINDS SEDENTARY LIFESTYLES CONTRIBUTING TO SLEEP DEPRIVATION AMONG CHILDREN AND YOUTH
BCRPA supports findings in the 2016 ParticipACTION Report Card

Apr 29, 2016

AWARDS OF EXCELLENCE HANDED OUT TO COMMUNITIES ACROSS BC
BCRPA presents its Provincial Awards of Excellence for innovation in the parks, recreation & culture sector.

MUNICIPALITY OF WHISTLER WINS BCRPA AWARD OF EXCELLENCE
Whistler Presents Program honoured with Program Excellence Award

DISTRICT OF WEST VANCOUVER WINS BCRPA AWARD OF EXCELLENCE
Keeping Connected Program honoured with Program Excellence Award

CITY OF CASTLEGAR WINS BCRPA AWARD OF EXCELLENCE
Millennium Park Natural Swimming Ponds honoured with 2016 Facility Excellence Award

CITY OF NEW WESTMINSTER WINS BCRPA AWARD OF EXCELLENCE
St. Mary's Park honoured with 2016 Parks Excellence Award

CITY OF KELOWNA WINS BCRPA AWARD OF EXCELLENCE
City of Kelowna honoured with PERC Award for Management Innovation and Ingenuity