Special Olympics British Columbia British Columbia

2017 SOBC Summer Games: Volunteers

We need your help!

With 1,600 coaches and athletes coming to Kamloops from around the province and the Yukon, the 2017 Special Olympics BC Summer Games will be SOBC’s largest Provincial Games to date, and we will be looking for 1,000 volunteers to help make this the best sporting experience possible!

Please click here for online volunteer registration

*If you experience any difficulty with the online form, please contact the Kamloops Sports Council and they will be happy to help you sign up offline: info@kamloopssportscouncil.com / 250-828-3822

Rewarding volunteer roles are still available, especially in safety and support roles and medical.   

Our competition days will be Friday and Saturday, July 7 and 8, with athletes participating in 5- & 10-pin bowling, swimming, track and field, golf, rhythmic gymnastics, powerlifting, bocce, basketball, soccer, and softball at amazing venues around Kamloops. The Opening Ceremony will be on Thursday evening (July 6) and is open to the public. On Saturday evening (July 8) there will be a closed victory dance for athletes and coaches. With so many activities, there is something for all volunteer interests.

Come out and be a part of this unique opportunity to change lives through sport! Be a Special Olympics BC Summer Games volunteer!

2017 Special Olympics BC Summer Games

Thanks to our generous sponsors:

Platinum Sponsors

City of Kamloops

School District 73


Gold Sponsors

TD Bank Group

Kamloops Sports Legacy Fund

Royal Bank of CanadaRBC Dominion Securities

Sun Life Financial


Silver Sponsors


Interior Savings


Bronze Sponsors 

Binnie Consulting

Domtar - Kamloops

KGHM Ajax Mining Inc.



Healthy Athletes Sponsor

Life Labs


Media Sponsors 



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