Date: July 19 – 22, 2018
Games Location: Cowichan Valley, BC
Rowing Venue: Quamichan Lake
Age: Under 17 as of December 31, 2018
Come show your support for BC athletes!
Opening Ceremonies: Thursday, July 19th at Lake Town Ranch, Duncan
Friday: 1x and 2x Time Trials
Saturday: 1x and 2x Finals and Mixed 4x
Sunday: Skills events
Closing Ceremonies: Sunday, July 22nd at the Island Savings Centre
Athletes Selected to Compete
Athletes have undergone a rigorous selection process to earn a chance to compete for their Zone. We are excited to see them perform at the Games!
This four-day event happens every 2 years in BC. Rowing has been a participating sport since 2010. Targeting U17 athletes, the BC Summer Games Regatta includes a time trial, head-to-head races and a skills event, promoting athlete development at the Train-to-Train stage. For many athletes, rowing at the BC Summer Games is their first exposure to a multi-sport games and a selection process that mimics that of Team BC and the Junior National Team. The BC Summer Games provide athletes with exposure to Rowing BC Provincial Coaches and athlete resources, including physical and psychological preparation, goal setting and nutrition.
The BC Summer Games Rowing venue will be at Art Mann Park on Quamichan Lake in Duncan, BC. Located at the end of Indian Road, Art Mann park is a quick 5 min drive after you turn off Highway 1. As you drive towards the lake on Indian Road you will see a large park and pavillion on your left-hand side.