Wrestling with VNFC’s Rave Drop-In Program

The Indigenous Sport, Physical Activity & Recreation Council is pleased to present an wrestling sport development camp for Indigenous youth (First Nations, Inuit, Métis) hosted in partnership with Victoria Native Friendship Centre.

This single session wrestling sport development camp will introduce youth to a variety of wrestling technique taught through games, drills, and light sparring. The goal of the camp will be to develop some basic skills and give an introduction to the sport of wrestling.

The camp will be delivered by Dustin Silvey who completed his PhD working with youth and the sport of wrestling. Dustin was the coach of Team NL wrestling at the North American Indigenous Games in Toronto in 2017 and continues to coach in a British Columbia.

Register Online: https://aboriginalsportbc.wufoo.com/forms/z5nbz8h1jxfsmt/

Poster: Wrestling VNFC Winter 2020

WHO

Open to Indigenous youth (First Nations, Inuit, Métis) ages 12+

DATE & TIME

Thursday, March 5, 2020

4:30pm to 6pm

VENUE/LOCATION

The camp will take place on the traditional territory of the Lekwungen People and will be held at the following venue:

VNFC Gymnasium
231 Regina Avenue
Victoria BC, V8Z 1J6

GENERAL INFO

All wrestling equipment will be provided. Please wear comfortable clothing and gym shoes.

CONTACT(S)

For more information, please contact:

Drew Hauck
Youth Drop In Coordinator
250.384.3211
drew.h@vnfc.ca

or

Lise Gillies
Sport & Physical Activity Coordinator, Vancouver Island Region
ISPARC
Phone: 778-936-5473
Email: lgillies@isparc.ca