Fan the Flame Award Nominations now open!

Nov 04, 2016

Engage Sport North (formerly PacificSport Northern BC) would like to remind you that nominations for the “Rising Star” awards for outstanding athletic achievement and “2015 CWG Legacy Sport Difference Maker” awards for extraordinary contribution to sport are now being received. To nominate a deserving individual please contact:

On February 9 the 2017 Fan the Flame Awards Banquet and Gala presented by Canadian Tire will celebrate both exceptional athletic achievement and contribution to sport in the north for the 2016 year.

“Northern BC is home to remarkable talent and dedication” says Allan Bristowe, Chair for the event.  “It is important to celebrate our local athletes, coaches, officials and volunteers in a meaningful way and we are asking our northern communities to ensure that deserving individuals or teams are nominated”, he adds.

As many four “Rising Star” awards and four “Sport Difference Maker” awards will be presented at the Awards Banquet and Gala presented by Canadian Tire that will feature a keynote address by CBC Olympic Host and Sports Broadcaster Scott Russell.

Award nominations close at 12:00 noon on Monday, November 14th, 2016.

For tickets and more information, please contact:

Leslie Ann Wirth, Executive Director or 250-960-5342.