On the evening of August 9th, Triathlon BC will host a special funding raising event, emceed by senior TV broadcast veteran and media personality, Steve Darling.
Join fellow athletes, senior business leader, invited VIPs, board members and staff as we highlight the accomplishments of our historic athletes and provide opportunities to help propel the next generation of BC athletes on to the international stage.
“Ever since I was 9 years old, I have dreamed of representing Canada at the Olympics and coming home with a gold medal around my neck,” said identified development athlete, West Kelowna’s Brock Hoel, “as I pursue my passion and ultimate goal, my journey will take me all around the world. With your help and generosity, my dream of racing for Canada at the top level can come true.”
Hosted out of Blackbird Social House in downtown Vancouver, the evening will include drinks, hor’dourves and a special live auction, featuring an incredible Hawaii getaway, courtesy of a special partnership with the Fairmont Orchid Hawaii Hotel, the Lavaman Triathlon, and Velofix. Adding to the auction excitement, are an incredible Via Rail cross Canada travel voucher, a stay at Whistler’s fabulous Nitka Lake Lodge, his and hers Herschel Supply bags and chocolates from world famous chocolatier, Thomas Haas.
“Triathlon BC is committed to landing a BC-based athlete on the international podium. To get there, the community needs to share our winning vision,” exclaimed Executive Director, Allan Prazsky. “Every single dollar we raise from the Gala will be used to propel our young athletes forward.”
Where: Blackbird Social House, 905 Dunsmuir Street, Vancouver, BC
When: Thursday, August 9th
Tickets: $125.00, includes two drinks, a selection of hor’dourves, and a custom Triathlon BC backpack filled with schwag!
To read more, please click HERE.
To purchase a ticket and help support our young athletes, please click HERE.
Can’t make the night but want to support our young athletes path to the podium? Donate HERE and receive a tax receipt through the National Sport Trust Fund.
About Triathlon BC
Triathlon BC is the provincial governing body, dedicated to the growth, development and promotion of Triathlon and Multisport for all athletes, regardless of skill or age. Learn More about Triathlon BC at: www.tribc.org. Follow Triathlon BC on FaceBook and Twitter.