Community of Invermere

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  1. Invermere hosts the 2008 Panorama NorAm Alpine Skiing event

    Invermere hosted the 2008 Panorama NorAm Men's and Women's Alpine Skiing event, which received $10,000 from Hosting BC.

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Related Highlights

  1. More than 1700 young hockey players participated in the Spirit of 2010 Hockey Tournament.

  2. The 2007 Panorama Ladies World Cup Technical Event received $30,000 from Hosting BC.

  3. One school registered with Action Schools! BC to improve physical activity and healthy eating in students.

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

  5. Students at two Invermere schools participated in SportFit to get active and discover new sports.

  6. The Windermere Valley literacy task group received $70,000 from Literacy Now Communities to improve literacy in the area.

  7. Toby Creek Nordic Ski Club received $2,500 from the Local Sport Program Development Fund for its Junior Nordic Ski Club Equipment Program.

  8. East Kootenay Regional District received $15,000 from Measuring Up to improve accessibilty and inclusion for people with disabilities.

  9. Close to 60 students attended Explorations summer camps in the Rocky Mountain School District.

  10. 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.

  11. Over 3,000 children in grades 2-7 in 41 communities participated in Basketball BC's Steve Nash Youth Development Program in 2007-2010 thanks to $25,000 from the BC Sport Participation Program.

  12. Columbia Valley Arts Council received $7,900 from Creative Communities for Arts on the Move, a cultural mapping project.

  13. The 2008 Panorama NorAm for alpine skiing received $10,000 from Hosting BC.

  14. Kootenays arts and culture projects received $17,900 from the Creative Communities program.

  15. East Kootenay Regional District received $15,000 from Measuring Up to improve accessibility and inclusion for people with disabilities.

  16. The Panorama NorAm Alpine skiing
    received $10,000 from Hosting BC.

  17. More than 1,800 students in 12 schools in the Rocky Mountain School District participated in Action Schools! BC to improve physical activity and healthy eating.