Direct Insurance presents the BC Sports Hall of Fame Banquet of Champions on May 28th at the Vancouver Convention Centre, honouring outstanding athletes and members of the athletic community in BC.
Banquet of Champions 2015
Date: Thursday, May 28, 2015
Time: 5:00pm-6:30pm (reception) to 6:30pm-10:00pm (dinner, ceremony)
Location: Vancouver Convention Centre West (Ballroom D) 1055 Canada Place
Tickets: Available online
Inductees that will be recognized at the Banquet of Champions:
John Haar, Builder, Baseball
Leah Pells, Athlete, Athletics
J.Paul McConnell, Media
Denny Veitch, Builder, All-Round
Shelley Winter Andrews, Athlete, Field Hockey
Paul Kariya, Athlete, Ice Hockey
Garett Hickling, Athlete, Wheelchair Rugby
Denny Morrison, Athlete, Speed Skating
Duncan Campbell, Pioneer, Wheelchair Rugby
BC Members of the 2012 Canadian Olympic Women’s Soccer Team: Karina LeBlanc, Sophie Schmidt, Christine Sinclair, Brittany Timko, and Emily Zurrer
Guests are invited to participate in a live auction (with some amazing VIP prizes from the Vancouver Whitecaps, Vancouver Canucks, Mission Hill Summer Concert Series, and a Day Sail on the Water Buoy yacht! Funds raised support the BC Sports Hall of Fame and provide our children and future generations with their opportunity to dream big.
Follow the BC Sports Hall of Fame and the Banquet of Champions festivities on Facebook and Twitter, and using the tag #2015BOC.
With more than a century of British Columbia’s sport history on display, the BC Sports Hall of Fame is an entertaining and educational experience for visitors of every age, particularly the thousands of school children who cannot help but be inspired by the unique British Columbians who have made their way into the history books.
The BC Sports Hall of Fame is open daily at Gate A of BC Place from 10:00am-5:00pm. Go there. Experience. Be proud. Be inspired.