Coast Capital Savings Leadership Bursary

Coast Capital Savings is a valued Corporate Partner of the BC Games Society and has made a promise “to help build a richer future for youth in our communities”.   Coast Capital activates on this promise through initiatives that support health, build self-reliance and confidence, and inspire youth to become leaders.  Sport is an avenue to achieve all of these and the BC Games provides athletes from across the province with an important competitive opportunity and exceptional experience to learn about teamwork, goal setting, friendship, and community excellence.

2020 BC Winter Games

Over 88 applications for the Coast Capital Savings Leadership Bursary were received.  

The following 16 athletes were acknowledged at the Closing Ceremony of the 2020 BC Winter Games on February 23 and were each presented with a $500 bursary.

Athlete Sport
Kootenays (Zone 1)
Amy Attalla (Fernie) Skiing-Alpine
Molly Caldwell (Golden) Karate
Thompson Okanagan (Zone 2)
Vivian Schmeekle (Kelowna) Curling
Jade Wynne (Kelowna) Karate
Fraser Valley (Zone 3)
Savannah Miley (Langley) Curling
Peter Sheridan (Maple Ridge) Curling
Fraser River (Zone 4)
Grace Kemp (South Surrey) Ringette
David Choo (Burnaby) Karate
Vancouver-Coastal (Zone 5)
Sophie Firth (Mount Currie) Biathlon
Adrian Zhou (Richmond) Badminton
Vancouver Island-Central Coast (Zone 6)
Maraika McConchie (Pender Island) Basketball-Wheelchair
Simon Kendall (Victoria) Badminton
North West (Zone 7)
Makayla Forrest (Terrace) Figure Skating
Kemper Weightman (Kitimat) Curling
Cariboo-North East (Zone 8)
Avery Bjorn (Prince George) Ringette
Nolan Vansickle (Prince George) Speed Skating