Community of Sparwood

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  1. BC Hockey's Lace ‘Em Up program

    More than 530 children played hockey through BC Hockey's Lace ‘Em Up program.

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Related Highlights

  1. More than 500 young hockey players participated in the Spirit of 2010 Hockey Tournament.

  2. 104 students attended Explorations summer camps.

  3. Two schools registered with Action Schools! BC to improve physical activity and healthy eating in students.

  4. Students at one Sparwood school participated in SportFit to get active and discover new sports.

  5. The Elk Valley literacy task group received $70,000 from Literacy Now Communities to improve literacy in the area.

  6. East Kootenay Regional District received $15,000 from Measuring Up to improve accessibilty and inclusion for people with disabilities.

  7. Over 500 youth in 18 communities across BC were introduced to ice hockey with BC Hockey's Lace 'Em Up Program, funded by the BC Sport Participation Program in 2004-2007.

  8. East Kootenay Regional District received $15,000 from Measuring Up to improve accessibility and inclusion for people with disabilities.

  9. Close to 3,000 students in 15 schools in the Southeast Kootenay School District participated in Action Schools! BC to improve physical activity and healthy eating.