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.

2016 BC Summer Games Bursary Recipients


Over 200 applications for the Coast Capital Savings Leadership Bursary were received.  Congratulations to all of the amazing athletes who submitted applications - your commitment to your sport, community, and leadership are commendable.

The following 16 athletes were acknowledged at the Closing Ceremony of the 2016 BC Summer Games on July 24 and were each presented with a $500 bursary.

Kootenays (Zone 1)
Holly Soetaert (Fernie) Swimming
Seamus Carlyle (Grand Forks) Soccer
Thompson Okanagan (Zone 2)
Hannah Lal (Kamloops) Basketball
Jerry Ziang (Penticton) Soccer (Official)
Fraser Valley (Zone 3)
Jia Kim (Maple Ridge) Canoe Kayak
Kaden McCann (Chilliwack) Towed Water Sports
Fraser River (Zone 4)
 Julia Nick (Port Coquitlam) Softball
Cameron Way (Port Coquitlam) Box Lacrosse
Vancouver-Coastal (Zone 5)
Jasmine Leung (Richmond) Basketball 3X3
Nima Parsakish (North Vancouver) Athletics (Official)
Vancouver Island-Central Coast (Zone 6)
Colette Reimer (Victoria) Triathlon
Isaac McDonald (Port Alberni) Wrestling
North West (Zone 7)
Felicia Brooks (Vanderhoof) Rugby
Brendan Eshom (Prince Rupert) Soccer
Cariboo-North East (Zone 8)
Courtney Cave (100 Mile House) Rowing
Graham Walkey (Prince George) Beach Volleyball
Past Recipients

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