Community of Rossland

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  1. Rossland measures up in accessibility

    Rossland received $15,000 from Measuring Up to improve local accessibilty and inclusion for people with disabilities.

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  2. BC Blind Sports' Early Intervention Program

    Over 200 children participated in sport through BC Blind Sports' Early Intervention Program.

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  3. Rossland Regional Roundtable records results

    Kootenay Spirit of BC committees gathered in Rossland for discussions.

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  4. Rossland hosts 2007 NorAm and Canadian U23 and Junior World Cross-Country Skiing Trials

    Rossland hosted the 2007 NorAm and Canadian U23 and Junior World Cross-Country Skiing Trials, which received $10,000 from HostingBC.

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Related Highlights

  1. 200 athletes participated in the 2007 Canadian Under 23 & Junior World Trials which received $10,000 from Hosting BC.

  2. Rossland received $15,000 from Measuring Up to improve accessibility and inclusion for people with disabilities.

  3. More than 150 young hockey players participated in the Spirit of 2010 Hockey Tournament.

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

  5. 96 students attended Explorations summer camps.

  6. The Trail literacy task group received $70,000 from Literacy Now Communites to improve literacy in the community and surrounding area.

  7. More than 300 students attended Explorations summer camps in the Kootenay-Columbia School District.

  8. Over 200 children in 18 communities across BC  particpated in the BC Blind Sports Early Intervention Program, funded by the BC Sport Participation Program in 2004-2007.

  9. Over 230 skiers and instructors participated in the Disabled Skiers Association of BC's Snowbility Program, which supports adaptive alpine skiing and snowboarding, thanks to $30,000 from the BC Sport Participation Program in 2007-2010.

  10. Heritage Federation of South-Eastern BC received $15,000 from  Catalyst for Heritage Profile Pages, a heritage resource publication to increase public awareness of the diversity of heritage resources and attractions in the southeastern region of British Columbia.

  11. The 2009 Haywood NorAm and Teck Cominco Sprint for cross country skiing received $10,000 from Hosting BC.

  12. The Tour de Kootenays - cycling race received $20,000 from Hosting BC.

  13. More than 2,400 students in 9 schools in the Kootenay-Columbia School District participated in Action Schools! BC to improve physical activity and healthy eating.