Finalists announced for Sport BC Athlete of the Year Awards

Sport BC, on behalf of the BC Sport community, proudly announced the outstanding amateur athletes, coaches, and officials, named as finalists for 13 of the 18 award categories to be presented at the upcoming Athlete of the Year Awards, founded by Sport BC.

Three of our Swim BC nominees are finalists in the following award categories:

  • Male Coach of the Year - Randy Bennett (NTC - Victoria)
  • Female Junior Athlete of the Year - Emily Overholt (WVOSC)
  • University Athlete of the Year - Coleman Allen (UBCT)

The 49th Annual Awards Ceremony and Gala dinner is set for Thursday, March 12th, 2015 at the Fairmont Hotel Vancouver. The ceremonies will recognize BC’s best in amateur sport including athletes, coaches, and officials for outstanding performances in their sport over the 2014 season. Each finalist was nominated by their Provincial or Multi‐Sport Organization, High School, College or University. The 2014 Selection Committee, chaired by Bernie Pascall, included 15 highly regarded sportswriters, broadcasters, and amateur sport leaders in British Columbia.