The BC Summer Games is a valuable multi-sport Games experience for developing
athletes, coaches, and officials. To keep everything running smoothly, it is
important you are aware of the rules and expectations at the BC Summer Games.
Condition of Entry.
As a condition of entry into, or volunteering at, the BC
Summer Games, it must be understood that the participants and volunteers
enter entirely at their own risk, and will not hold the Abbotsford 2016 BC Summer
Games Society, the Province of British Columbia, and/or the BC Games Society,
their staff, agents, and/or volunteer workers responsible for injury, loss, or
damage occurring during the 2016 BC Summer Games.
The Abbotsford 2016 BC Summer Games Society, the Province of British
Columbia, and the BC Games Society do not assume responsibility for loss
of wages, medical, dental, or hospital care for athletes, coaches, officials, or
volunteers during the 2016 BC Summer Games.
Tobacco use is not permitted in Games accommodation, on
Games transportation, at any Games venues, including all competition venues
(indoor and outdoor), and the food venue. Smoking is also not permitted at the
entry to any Games venue.
Any participant under 19 years of age found under the influence
or in possession of alcohol or an illegal drug will be subject to disciplinary action.
Violations could result in expulsion from the Games.
The BC Games Society has a zero tolerance policy regarding bullying or other
forms of harassment. Any such actions will be subject to disciplinary action.
Anyone who damages Games venues will be held
responsible. This may include payment of associated costs and/or disciplinary
action. Please be sure to leave your competition venue and accommodation
site tidy and in good condition.
You are one of many outstanding athletes, coaches, and
officials who will be involved in competition at the 2016 BC Summer Games. It
is important that you show all Games participants the same respect you want
in return. Look around - future provincial and national team athletes, Canada
Games athletes, and Olympians or Paralympians are competing right alongside
Important Rules and Expectations at the BC Games