Nominations are open!

It's time to nominate our Fitness Leaders of the Year! Do you know a BCRPA-registered Fitness Leader in your community who is making outstanding contributions to our industry? Somebody who inspires, informs and actively models promotion of active and healthy lifestyles? Are we talking about someone you know? Are we talking about you?

Award categories include:

  • Fitness Leader of the Year
  • Program Director/Manager of the Year
  • Educator of the Year.

Nominations are open now!  Help us add to the stellar list of former Fitness Leadership Award recipients: .... Gillian Goerzen, Aaron Tews, Sharon Taylor, Tina Grant, Chrissy Duncan, Kate Lee, Nadia Malek, Brenda Adams, Kim Magnan, Chad Benson, Jaimee Stokes Nelson, Debbie Cheong, Lynn Walters, Melanie Osmack…the list goes on.

Benefits to Award Recipients

  • Honoured at the annual BCFit®'18 conference
  • Complimentary registration to BCFit®'18
  • Waiving of next BCRPA registration renewal fees
  • Media promotion
  • Featured on the BCRPA website & social media channels
  • Showcased in BCRPA 2018/19 Annual Report
  • Beautiful award and certificate

 

Submit your nomination here.

 

About the Awards

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The Fitness Leadership awards are presented as recognition to BCRPA Registered Fitness Leaders who have demonstrated outstanding contributions to fitness leadership in the Community by motivating and influencing the active and under-active to commit to a physically active lifestyle.

These awards recognize a professional commitment through community and industry involvement to the enhancement of fitness leadership in British Columbia.


Award Categories

Current Fitness Leader Award Recipients

Past Fitness Leader Award Recipients


Award Descriptions and Selection Criteria

Each nominee will be evaluated on the following:

Fitness Leader of the Year Award

  • Inspirational teaching and motivational methods to encourage the active and and under-active to maintain or initiate a physically active lifestyle.
  • Demonstrated impact of program(s) or service(s) in having increased community awareness of the benefits of physical activity.
  • Significant contribution to the professional credibility and promotion of fitness leadership in BC.
  • Participation or developmental role in fitness industry related events and outreach programs (fundraisers, events, awareness campaigns, newspaper and magazine contributions, lectures and demonstrations).

Program Director/Manager of the Year Award

  • Effective mentoring and motivational methods are used to develop a committed, inspired and engaged staff team.
  • Development of unique/creative programs(s) or service(s) that increased community awareness of the benefits of physical activity.
  • Significant contribution to the professional credibility and promotion of fitness leadership in BC.
  • Participation or developmental role in fitness industry related events and outreach programs (fundraisers, events, awareness campaigns, newspaper and magazine contributions, lectures and demonstrations).

Educator of the Year Award

  • Demonstrates commitment to their own learning.
  • Creation of unique and innovative teaching strategies to inspire students maximize learning are exhibited.
  • Leadership within fitness education community is demonstrated.
  • Significant contribution to the professional credibility and promotion of fitness leadership in BC.

The complete Selection Rubric can be viewed here.


Fitness Award Recipients

Current Fitness Award Recipients

Past Fitness Award Recipients