Zone 8: South Central

Anglemont, Ashcroft, Avola, Barriere, Blue River, Canoe, Celista, Chase, Clearwater, Clinton, Falkland, Grinrod, Kamloops, Lillooet, Little Fort, Logan Lake, Lytton, Merritt, Revelstoke, Salmon Arm, Sicamous, Sorrento, Valemont, Vavenby.

Welcome to the South Central

Lower down on this page you’ll find contact information for our executive and sport coordinators. If you have any questions or are interested in participating in the 55+ BC Games please don’t hesitate to get in touch with us.

Zone 8 General Information:

Upcoming Events:

  • Sat
    28
    Apr
    2018
    9:00 amKamloops Legion

    Please contact Aileen by Apr. 21 to register.  (Aileen - 250-320-2312, aileen55plus@hotmail.com)

     

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  • Wed
    02
    May
    2018
    10:00 amFalcon Lanes, Kamloops

    Playoff starts 10:00am May 2 at Falcon Lanes, Kamloops.  Contact Bill by Apr. 25 to register.

    Bill - 250-376-0573, Kambs12@shaw.ca

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  • Fri
    01
    Jun
    2018
    1:00 pmRevelstoke Golf Course

    Ladies:

    June 1st, Revelstoke Golf Course, 11:00 tee off.  Contact Inky by May 25 to register.

     

    Men:

    June 1st, Revelstoke Golf Course, 11:00 tee off. Contact Monty by May 25 to register.

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  • Wed
    06
    Jun
    2018
    9:00am - 2:00pmTrail, BC - Various Locations

    Give-it-a-Try Come out and try a variety of sports that are part of the 55+ BC Games. If you have wondered what the games are all about and wanted to see how it all works, then come to this informative event Come join us and ‘Give it a Try!’

    There is no cost, but registration required.  Call Trail Parks and Recreation at 250-364-0858, or the Aquatic Centre at 250-364-0888, or come to the Aquatic Centre front desk.

    For more information click here to see the Castelgar and Trail Give It a Try Poster.

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  • Wed
    13
    Jun
    2018
    9:00am - 2:00pmCastlegar Complex

    Give-it-a-Try Come out and try a variety of sports that are part of the 55+ BC Games. If you have wondered what the games are all about and wanted to see how it all works, then come to this informative event Come join us and ‘Give it a Try!’

    There is no cost, but registration required.  Call the Castlegar Complex at 250-365-3386 Ext.0 or come to the Complex front desk.

    For more information click here to see the Castelgar and Trail Give It a Try Poster.

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  • Sun
    17
    Jun
    2018
  • Tue
    11
    Sep
    2018
    Sat
    15
    Sep
    2018
  • Thu
    18
    Oct
    2018
    10:00 amChief Louis Centre

    Get involved in sport for the 55+ community.

    Your Zone AGM is taking place on Thursday, October 18th at 10:00am at the Chief Louis Centre

    345 Chief Alex Thomas Way, Kamloops

    See you there.

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  • Thu
    21
    Mar
    2019
    10:00 amChief Louis Center, Tk’emlups Indian Band
  • Sat
    06
    Apr
    2019
    Kamloops Legion

    For more information and to register, please contact:

    Robert Johnson 250-852-3536 robertzone8dart@gmail.com

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  • Wed
    01
    May
    2019
    10:00 amVillage Lanes, Chase BC

    Zone 8 - Five-Pin Bowling Playdowns

    May 1, 10:00 pm Village Lanes, Chase BC

    For more information and to register:  Bill Smedley 250-376-0573 kambs12@shaw.ca

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  • Sat
    18
    May
    2019
    Vernon District Riding Club

    A one Day Training Clinic for Dressage, Western Dressage, Ranch Riding Horse, and Mountain Trail Novice & Open Divisions will be offered.
    Clinicians:
    Ali Buchanan – Dressage: Training level – First level – Second level. 2019 Equestrian Canada Dressage Test 2 will be used
    Lillian Evaniew-Phelan – Western Dressage: Walk Jog – Training Level – First Level. HCBC WD Test 2 will be used
    Ranch Riding Horse: Pattern # 4 will be used
    Dawn Ferster – Mountain Trail – In Hand & Under Saddle Divisions. Novice & Open

    Open to Riders 55+ HCBC Membership is required for Riders. Cost $ 50.00 per ½ hr session. The number of rider sessions are limited.
    Mountain Trail sessions will be scheduled as Novice and Open groups. Stabling is available for additional cost at check in.
    Riders and Coaches must register via HCBC Online Event registration portal at link: https://hcbc.online/EventReg

    Coaches, and auditors are welcome to participate as spectators at no cost. Professional development credits apply for certified coaches.
    For Arena Driving Trials training clinic on May 30 – June 2, in Pritchard BC contact Ellen Hockley at email theranchbc@gmail.com

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  • Mon
    27
    May
    2019
    Fri
    31
    May
    2019
    Register by May 20th

    Zone 8 - Lawn Bowling Playdowns

    Deadline to enter May 20

    May 27 – 31 Kamloops Riverside Lawn Bowling Club

    For more information and to register:  Peter Hughes   778-471-1805   p-hughes@shaw.ca

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  • Tue
    28
    May
    2019
    Shuswap National Golf Course, Salmon Arm

    For more information and to register, please contact:

    Golf – Ladies Inky Whalley
    250-679-8723
    biwhalley@telus.net

    Golf – Men Monty Kilborn
    250-832-2815
    778-981-0234 cell
    zone8dir@55plusbcgames.org

    More information
  • Thu
    30
    May
    2019
    9:00 amMerritt Senior Centre

    Zone 8 - Floor curling Playdowns

    at Merritt Senior Centre, Merritt May 30 at 9:00 am

    For more information and to register: Bob Leech 778-269-0345 rrgleech@shaw.ca

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  • Sat
    01
    Jun
    2019
    Please register by May 15

    Zone 8 Pickleball Playdowns
    Please register by May 15
    Contact Ken Purvis, Zone Sport Coordinator to register by May 15th,

    Playdowns will be held June 1, Kamloops Riverside Park Pickleball Courts.

    Ken Purvis
    250-319-3718
    purvisken650@gmail.com

    More information
  • Sat
    08
    Jun
    2019
    12:00 pmKamloops Billiard Club

    Sat June 8, 2019   Zone 8 - 8-Ball Men's 65+ Playdown
    For more information and to register, please contact Jim Barna 250-679-8302 james.barna@xplornet.ca
    Playdowns will be held at:
    12 noon at Kamloops Billiard Club
    232 Victoria St
    Kamloops, BC
    V2C 2A2

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  • Sat
    22
    Jun
    2019
    2:30 pmStuart Park - Kelowna

    Join us as we officially welcome the 2019 55+ BC Games to Kelowna!

    The Torchlighting Ceremony is a pre-Games event to light the symbolic Games torch, marking 80 days of the final stretch until the opening of this 4-day, multisport event! This year, the 55+ BC Games takes place in Kelowna, BC and will welcome 30+ events and more than 5,000 participants, making it the largest games in the event's history.

    The Torchlighting Ceremony will begin at 2:30 PM at Stuart Park in downtown Kelowna.

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  • Tue
    10
    Sep
    2019
    Sat
    14
    Sep
    2019
  • Thu
    17
    Oct
    2019

Zone 8 Executives

PositionContact NameContact Information
Director Monty Kilborn250-832-2815
778-981-0234cell
zone8dir@55plusbcgames.org
President Peter Hughes778-471-1805
zone8pres.peterhughes@shaw.ca
Vice President Phil Maher 250-371-1860
supra88@shaw.ca
Secretary Judith Urquhart250-455-2475
jrurquhart@gmail.com
Treasurer Sharon Green 250-554-0278
imadilly@shaw.ca
Registrar
and 2nd VP
Heather Sinclair250-682-4121
heather55plus@gmail.com
Publicity Sharon Green250-554-0278
imadilly@shaw.ca
MerchandiseBill Smedley250-376-0573
kambs12@shaw.ca
Past PresidentLinda Haas250-573-9263
haaslindatony2@gmail.com
Zone 8 Area Representatives
Ashcroft / Cache CreekMaria Russell Martin250-453-9391
mrmartin@telus.net
Barriere AreaSharon March250-677-4234
tote.march08@gmail.com
Chase AreaInky Whalley 250-679-8723
biwhalley@telus.net
Clearwater AreaJean Nelson 250-674-2327
jnelson1@telus.net
Little Fort AreaSharon March 250-677-4234
tote.march08@gmail.com
Kamloops AreaKathy Brand 250-314-1416
jimandkathy@shaw.ca
Lillooet AreaPat Elliot,250-256-4459
elliotpl@telus.net
Logan Lake AreaEd Anderson250-523-6260
ed.bernie16@gmail.com
Lytton AreaJudith Urquhart 250-455-2475
jrurquhart@gmail.com
Merritt AreaRoland Darel250-315-0100
rdarel@hotmail.coml
Revelstoke AreaHeather Sirianni604-869-1951
Siriannirh@icloud.com
Salmon Arm/SorrentoMonty Kilborn250-832-2815
778-981-0234cell
zone8dir@55plusbcgames.org
Valemont AreaJane Shaw250-566-1330
mumshaw@hotmail.com

Zone 8 Sport/Event Coordinators

Sport/EventContact NameTel/Fax/EmailPlaydowns
8-BallJim Barna250-679-8302
james.barna@xplornet.ca
Register by May 18 - Playdowns if required.
ArcheryValery Gaspard250-819-6488
fvgaspard@yahoo.ca
Badminton Garth Rustand250-618-4581
gaprustand@gmail.com
Bocce Monty Kilborn250-832-2815
778-981-0234cell
zone8dir@55plusbcgames.org
Bridge Bill Lee 250-376-9735
belee1965@telus.net
Carpet Bowling Sharon March 250-677-4234
tote.march08@gmail.com
Cribbage Maureen Hickey 250-554-2422
m_hickey@telus.net
Cycling Mike Stewart-Smith250-374-5550
mstewartsmith@telus.net
Darts Robert Johnson250-852-3536
robertzone8dart@gmail.com
Dragon Boat Phil Maher250-371-1860
supra88@shaw.ca
Equestrian Ellen Hockley250-577-3366
theranchbc@gmail.com
Fast PitchMonty Kilborn250-832-2815
778-981-0234cell
zone8dir@55plusbcgames.org
Five-Pin Bowling Bill Smedley 250-376-0573
Kambs12@shaw.ca
Floor Curling Bob Leech778-269-0345
rrgleech@shaw.ca
Playdown Merritt Senior Centre
May 30
Golf – Ladies Inky Whalley 250-679-8723 or 250-320-8341 cell
biwhalley@telus.net
Golf – Men Monty Kilborn250-832-2815
778-981-0234cell
zone8dir@55plusbcgames.org
HockeyMonty Kilborn250-832-2815
778-981-0234cell
zone8dir@55plusbcgames.org
Horseshoes Jim Michie250-577-3383
jimmarcie@live.ca
Ice Curling Paul & Janet Quesnel250-453-9665
jpq@coppervalley.bc.ca
KarateNot in the 2019 Games
Lawn Bowling Peter Hughes778-471-1805
zone8pres.peterhughes@shaw.ca
Mountain Bike Racing Mike Stewart-Smith250-374-5550
mstewartsmith@telus.net
PickleballKen Purvis250-319-3718
purvisken650@gmail.com
ALL PICKLEBALL ENTRIES MUST BE IN THE Handed in THE ZONE 8 PICKLEBALL COORDINATOR, BY Midnight Thursday June 13th
Slo-Pitch Monty Kilborn250-832-2815
778-981-0234cell
zone8dir@55plusbcgames.org
Snooker Jim Barna250-679-8302
james.barna@xplornet.ca
Register by June 3 - playdowns if required
SoccerPeter Langereis250-852-3419
frans_langereis@hotmail.com
SquashMonty Kilborn250-832-2815
778-981-0234cell
zone8dir@55plusbcgames.org
SturlingPaul & Janet Quesnel250-453-9665
jpq@coppervalley.bc.ca
Swimming Elizabeth Naylor 250-573-2818
frannaylor@shaw.ca
Table Tennis Jarvis Wice250-253-0998
jwice@telus.net
Tennis Maria Russell Martin250-453-9391
mrmartin@telus.net
Track and Field Kathy Brand 250-314-1416
jimandkathy@shaw.ca
TrapshootingNot in 2019 Games
TriathlonPeter Molnar250-833-0325
pgmolnar5@gmail.com
Whist Bill Lee250-376-9735
belee1965@telus.net

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