Game Plan BC

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Game Plan BC aimed to increase the number of BC athletes on the national team and the podium for the 2010 Winter Games. Created in 2003, Game Plan BC supported high-performance athletes in 17 Olympic and Paralympic winter sports with funds for coaching, programming and performance enhancement. The program also supported provincial sport organizations to ensure a strong foundation for winter sport success in BC beyond 2010.

Game Plan BC supported athletes in the following Olympic sports: snowboard, alpine skiing, freestyle skiing, cross country skiing, biathlon, hockey, curling, figure skating, speed skating, luge, bobsleigh, skeleton, and ski cross. The program also supported athletes in four Paralympic sports: alpine, curling, Nordic and sledge hockey.

By 2010, 13 of the 17 sports increased the percentage of BC athletes competing on junior, developmental or senior national teams, as compared to 2004 levels, thanks to support from Game Plan BC. Nine  Game Plan BC athletes qualified for the 2010 Winter Games, including the gold medal women's wheelchair curling team.

The program was created in partnership with Canadian Sport Centre Pacific and supported by the Province of British Columbia.