*Please note: Considering the rapidly changing situation, we have made the decision to suspend all I·SPARC program activities indefinitely in order to do our part in reducing the potential exposure of COVID-19 to participants and communities, especially our most vulnerable community members. 

The full I·SPARC statement on COVID-19 can be found here: I·SPARC Suspending Programs and Events Due to Health Concerns over COVID-19.

Wrestling Athlete Development Camp

The Indigenous Sport, Physical Activity and Recreation Council (I·SPARC) is also pleased to present the BC Indigenous Athlete Development Camp, in partnership with the Golden Ears Metis Society and the BC Wrestling Association, on March 28 in Maple Ridge.

Male and female Indigenous youth (First Nations, Métis, Inuit) ages 10 through 18 are invited to participate. Please note this is NOT a Team BC selection event for NAIG, however, this event does provide opportunity for athletes to better prepare for the Team BC selection process for NAIG. All levels are welcome to register for the camp, from beginners to experienced wrestlers.

Please wear proper indoor shoes and comfortable clothing for physical activity.

Saturday, March 28, 2020
9:30 AM – 3:00 PM
Instruction will be based on age and wrestling experience.

Westview Secondary School
20905 Wicklund Avenue
Maple Ridge, BC
V2X 8E8

Cost: FREE!!! Thanks to the support of the Province of BC, there is not a fee to participate in the camp. Lunch and snacks will be provided.

Registration Deadline: Athletes must register before Wednesday, March 22 to secure a spot.

For more information and to register visit:

For more information contact Peshaunquet Shognosh, Assistant Chef de Mission, at or by phone at 250.824.1570.