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brendaA Message from Brenda Dudfield,  President - Volkssport Association of British Columbia

Welcome to the this website, which gives details of all the Events and Permanent Trails in 2017 in British Columbia.  I encourage you to take advantage of the offerings, and to see how many you can attend during the year.

 The Annual General Meeting of the Volkssporting Association of BC will be held in Victoria on Sunday March 19, at 1:30 pm following the walk, which starts at the Crystal Pool on Quadra Street.  Lunch will be provided for those in attendance.  Click here for more information.

 The big festival this year is the Phoenix Festival, April 21 – 23 in the Victoria suburb of Saanich centred out of the Greek Community Centre.  Come and enjoy the walks, camaraderie of fellow walkers and especially the Greek food – and lots of it!  Another International Event will be held either side of two borders crossings with Washington State – Point Roberts and Tsawwassen and South Surrey/White Rock and Blaine.  This is a joint venture with the NW Tulip Trekkers over the weekend of September 9 and 10.  There will probably be group Permanent Trail walks on the Friday and Monday.  More details will be on the websites.

During 2017 there will be a Special Programme to celebrate Canada’s 150th and the CVF’s 30th Anniversaries, whereby a walker has to walk 150 km and/or do 30 events.  You will receive a Certificate for your accomplishments.  There is also a Go for 30, or more, Challenge with a Canadian Theme, for both individuals and Clubs.  Details of all the Special Walking Programmes are on the 'Wjat is Volkssport' page and on the walks.ca website.

 As usual thanks go to all the Volunteers who make Volkssporting what it is, for planning routes, hosting the walks, organizing the schedules and activities for the Clubs.  Without you we wouldn’t have Fun, Fitness or Friendship.

Keep walking with CVF.

    Brenda


VABC Executive Members

Since Last elected Term expires
President Brenda Dudfield dudfield@shaw.ca 9350 Cinnamon Drive   
Surrey,  V3V 1V2
604-584-1900  2013  2017  2019
Past President Beverley Cattrall
beverley.cattrall@telus.net
1231 Hewlett Place      Victoria, V8S 4P6 250-598-4316  2013    
Vice President Vacant

            
Secretary Linda Warnick rwarnick@telus.net 22098 - 45 Avenue             Langley,   V2Z 1B6 604-533-2833  2013  2016  2018
Treasurer Joan Sanderson sandersonj@telus.net # 114 - 165 Kimta Road Victoria,  V9A 7P1 250-479-6512  2006  2016  2018

Directors

Publicity Anita Beecroft ambeecroft@shaw.ca 21026 - 93 Avenue
Langley, V1M 2B2
604-888-9105  2016  2016  2018
Sanctions Ada Robinson
elrobin3350@gmail.com
#202 - 1250 Richardson Street Victoria,  V8V 3E1 778-922-1950  2016  2016  2018
Website David Cattrall david.cattrall@telus.net 1231 Hewlett Place      
Victoria, V8S 4P6
250-598-4316   2012  2016  2018
Materials Joan Sanderson sandersonj@telus.net # 114 - 165 Kimta Road Victoria,  V9A 7P1 250-479-6512  2004  2016  2018
Mail-in Walks David Cattrall
david.cattrall@telus.net
1231 Hewlett Place      
Victoria, V8S 4P6
250-598-4316  2016  2016  2018
Director-at-Large Christine Desjardins rickandchristine@shaw.ca 591 B Donovan Avenue Victoria,  V9B 4Y5 250-478-7020  2013  2017  2019


To see our Constitution and Bylaws (revised October 2015), click here.

Click here to find the minutes of VABC Board of Directors' Meetings and AGMs



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