The Team BC selection process for athletes to represent the province in the sport of swimming at the 2020 North American Indigenous Games is now open.

Athletes who are selected will compete at the Games, which will be held in Halifax, Nova Scotia from July 12 to 19, 2020.

Team BC will consist of a maximum of 20 swimmers.

The NAIG swimming competition consists of both male and female divisions in the following categories:
— 14U (defined as born 2006 and later*)
— 16U (defined as born 2004 and later)
— 19U (defined as born 2001 and later)
*For reasons of safety and maturity, Team BC is seeking athletes born no later than 2007

To find out more about the athlete selection process, please read the document that outlines the criteria by clicking here Team-BC-2020-NAIG-Swimming-Selection-Process.

Swimmers interested in Team BC for NAIG must submit their application via the Athlete Expression of Interest form (link below). Deadline to apply is Jan. 31, 2020.


For more information contact Alissa Assu, Provincial Coordinator, Performance Sport, at aassu@isparc.ca or by phone at 250.940.4913 or 778.866.4613 (cell).