Thank You! 🙏
Thank you to all the sponsors who made the 2024 BC Men's & Women's Curling Championships a success!
Your support played a pivotal role in bringing this event to life, and we are truly grateful for your commitment. 🥌
Here's to many more successful events and opportunities together! 🤝
Anticipation is reaching its peak as we approach the 2024 BC Men's and Scotties BC Women's Curling Championships, presented by Best Western. 🥌
deFrias Management Group is proud to collaborate with Curl BC in orchestrating these provincials set to unfold from January 23 to 28, 2024, at the Archie Browning Sports Centre in Esquimalt, BC.
With 12 Men's and 8 Women's teams set to compete, the stakes are high, and the excitement is palpable. Championship passes and day passes are available for purchase via Eventbrite 🎟️
With the strategic 'throw' from DMG, Peninsula Co-op, and Curl BC are 'sweeping' into action, bringing the dynamic sport of curling to the youth of Greater Victoria.
As part of the 2024 BC Men's and Scotties Women's Curling Championships presented by Best Western from January 23-28 at the Archie Browning Centre, Victoria, BC, we are growing the passion of Curling in 150 elementary students. Under the dedicated guidance of Curl BC's coaches and volunteers at the Esquimalt Curling Club, these young enthusiasts will learn teamwork, strategy, and sportsmanship. This initiative is a chance to grow grassroot support of the sport of Curling for years to come.
Together, we're not only playing a sport; we're 'sliding' towards a more connected, empowered community. 🌟
deFrias Management Group is proud to support the TWD Cup, an incredible initiative by Train w Dukes that will unite Edmonton's soccer community with a Charity All-Star soccer game. 🌟⚽
Household Canadian soccer names like Alphonso Davies, Elijah Adekugbe, William Akio, and Ali Musse to name only a few. The TWD Cup proceeds will benefit FreePlay for Kids, Overflowing Rivers Ministries, and the Archbishop O'Leary soccer program.
It is more than just a game; it is a powerful drive to make a positive impact in the Canadian Soccer community and we are proud to be involved. 🙌
Calling out all companies, organizations, clubs, and teams to participate in the 2024 TC10K Brown Bros. Team Challenge - an opportunity to elevate team dynamics and collectively commit to wellness. 🏃♀️
Reasons to participate 💡
👫 Immerse your organization in a fitness experience designed for community connection.
🎽 Enjoy exclusive privileges for teams of 10 or more, including custom team T-shirts.
💪 Showcase your company's dedication to a healthy and active lifestyle, fostering unity and well-being that extends beyond your regular activities.
🔗 Connect with a diverse array of groups, expanding your professional network during this shared celebration of fitness and camaraderie.
#TC10K2024 #TeamChallenge #Corporate #Community #Sports | Brown Bros. Agencies Ltd | Runsport Victoria Society
Get ready, Victoria! This week had a major announcement; the CFL is coming to Royal Athletic Park on August 31, 2024. This isn't just a game; it's a landmark event for Victoria and the entire region! 🌆✨
Big cheers to Amar Doman, the visionary owner of the BC Lions, and to Mayor Alto for making this happen.
Touchdown Pacific - BC Lions vs. Ottawa Redblacks! 🏈🎉
Do you remember the 12,000 seats during the 2007 U20 FIFA World Cup at Royal Athletic Park? Royal Athletic Park is about to be transformed again into a pulsating hub of sport. The buzz is real!
This event is a collaboration between Canadian Football League, BC Lions Football Club, City of Victoria BC, Government of British Columbia, and Destination Greater Victoria. It's a testament to what we can achieve together, turning our small city into a stage for epic events, creating lasting memories and economic prosperity. 💪
#TouchdownPacific #BCLions #RoyalAthleticPark #CFL #Victoria #SportsEvent #ExcitementInTheAir #deFriasManagementGroup
The 2024 Greater Victoria Sports Awards (GVSA) are now open for nominations. This prestigious event recognizes excellence in sports, celebrating the accomplishments of individuals, teams, and organizations who have left an indelible mark on our sporting landscape in the past year.
📅 Save the Date: Thursday, February 29, 2024
🔗 To Nominate: GVSA.CA
WHO CAN BE NOMINATED? 🌟
Nominate any individual, team, or organization from Greater Victoria. We invite you to spotlight those who have showcased exceptional dedication, skill, and sportsmanship during the 2023 calendar year.
WHY NOMINATE? 💡
Your nomination holds weight! The GVSA Selection/Nomination Committee, comprised of esteemed individuals, will thoughtfully consider all public nominations when selecting deserving winners across various categories:
🏅 Female Athlete of the Year
🏅 Male Athlete of the Year
🏅 Female High School Athlete of the Year
🏅 Male High School Athlete of the Year
🏅 Female College/University Athlete of the Year
🏅 Male College/University Athlete of the Year
🏅 Female Master Athlete of the Year
🏅 Male Master Athlete of the Year
🏅 Team of the Year
🏅 Coach of the Year
🏅 'Ok'wilagame' Female Indigenous Athlete
🏅 'Ok'wilagame' Male Indigenous Athlete
🏅 John & Marilyn Bate Organization of the Year
🏅 Pat Hall Volunteer Award
Your nomination plays a crucial role in recognizing the outstanding contributions of these remarkable individuals and groups within our sporting community.
For further details, please contact Keith Wells, Greater Victoria Sport Tourism Commission, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Last week, we had the honor of attending the Opening Ceremony of the Parkland Secondary School Track! 🏟️
Although it faced budgetary challenges and many ups and downs, the collective determination of the #community has now turned this vision into a reality.
This incredible achievement was made possible by the collaborative efforts of Parkland Secondary School, Saanich School District, Memorial Park Society, the District of North Saanich, the Town of Sidney, and generous local businesses and citizens. 🤝
The ceremony was marked by speeches from esteemed guests and a symbolic ribbon-cutting.
Thank you to everyone who contributed to making this valuable athletic facility a reality for our community. 🙏
This past week, our team at had the privilege of attending some remarkable sports events that showcased the power of community, collaboration, and the rich sporting heritage of British Columbia. Thanks to the team at BC Sports Hall of Fame, Tom Mayenknecht and Michelle Kitchen, as well as many others for putting on a great conference.
🌟 Thursday: We were honored to be a part of the Sport BC Community Hero Awards, kicking off the BC Sports Hall of Fame 2023 Annual Summit. It was an inspiring evening where we joined Sport BC in recognizing the invaluable contributions of BC Sport volunteers.
🗣️ Friday Morning: The General Meeting of the BC Sports Hall Network provided a platform for insightful discussions on the development of local, regional, and sport-specific sports halls, museums, galleries, and exhibits in our beautiful province.
🍽️ Friday Lunch: The Defining Moments Luncheon, powered by the Canadian Sport Institute Pacific was a heartwarming tribute to the defining moments in British Columbia and Greater Victoria's sports history. It was an opportunity to connect with leaders who have left an indelible mark on our sporting community.
We're grateful for the opportunity to be a part of these events and look forward to contributing further to the vibrant sports landscape of British Columbia. 🇨🇦🥇
Spotlight on Friends of Victoria Basketball - chronicling Team Canada in the 2023 FIBA World Cup 🎬
Currently, amidst the exhilaration of the 2023 FIBA World Cup in Indonesia, Friends of Victoria Basketball is meticulously chronicling Team Canada's journey. 🇨🇦 Their lens captures the essence of the competition, the dedication of the athletes, and the spirit of Canadian basketball.
Beyond the courts of Indonesia, this narrative continues, resonating all the way to the prospect of Paris 2024. Friends of Victoria Basketball's commitment to showcasing Canadian resilience and skill is truly commendable.
The recent feature in the Times Colonist underscores the significance of their work, spotlighting the fusion of dedication and sportsmanship.
"However this journey ends – backdoor heartbreak again on Blanshard or the podium in Paris — the Friends of Victoria Basketball will have it documented for the world to see." - Cleve Dheensaw, Times Colonist (Victoria) 💬