Canada Games Team BC Selection Camp At Mayfair Lakes
The 2017 Canada Summer Games will be hosted in Winnipeg, Manitoba from August 9-12th for the sport of golf.
The 2nd of 3 Canada Games BC Team Selection Camps is coming up March 4th and 5th at Mayfair Lakes Golf & Country Club.
The games was established in 1967 as part of Canada's Centennial Celebrations promoting unity through sport as it provides an opportunity for amatuer athletes progressing to national and international level competitions.
The Games is Canada's largest multi-sport competition for young athletes. Athletes from the 13 Provinces and Territories across the Nation compete for the Canada Games Flag and Centennial Cup.
The 2017 Canada Summer Games BC Team Selection process includes a series of selection camps with the Final Team Selection to be done by a BC Golf Canada Games Selection Committee of a minimum of 5 individuals: including Coaches, BC Golf Board member(s), BC Golf Staff, including the Managing Director of Player Development.
Selection Criteria includes:
- Review of participation in previous high performance camps
- 2016 Performance Results - Provincial and National Junior Girls/ Boys Championships, inclusive of BC Bantam and BC Juvenile will be considered
- Previous Provincial or National Team experience an asset
- Provincial Coaches' Recommendations
- 2016 Provincial and National Order of Merits
- Age and Stage of Development, please see Long Term Player Development model for Golf
- Regionalism, the Selection Committee takes into consideration players who are based outside the Lower Mainland of Vancouver and who might have a geographical barrier to participate in selection camps and training requirements. Parents and players should contact Debbie Pyne, Managing Director of Player Development to inquire on any funding available for athlete travel for camps/training aligned with the multi-sport games – BC Summer Games, Western Canada Games and Canada Summer Games. BC Golf strives to ensure every player has access to these opportunities.
Reminder that you must attend 2 out of 3 of the selection camps in order to be considered for selection onto the 2017 Canada Summer Games BC Team.
Click Here For Team BC information
Begins: Feb 14, 2017 at 12:01 PM PST
Entry Deadline: Mar 1, 2017 at 12:01 PM PST
Entry Fee: CAD275
Field Size: 32 attendees - Spots available
Registration is now open. CLICK HERE for a direct link to registration
Here is a preview of the schedule for the weekend. More information about the camp can be found on the registration link above.
Click on the image below or here to go to the Canada Games 2017 website.
If you have any questions or concerns please contact Elizabeth Dunn via email or 604-279-2580 x209