55+ Sports and Games
Learn about the upcoming 55+ Sports and Games, and view a list of activities to try.
About the 55+ BC Games
The 55+ BC Games are an annual, multi-sport event hosted by a different community in British Columbia each year. On average, 3,500 to 4,000 participants from around BC compete in 20+ sports.
The BC Senior Games Society (BCSGS) has been overseeing the staging of the Games since 1988. Their vision is that communities across BC are transformed by the inspirational lifestyles of the 55+ BC Games participants.
Learn more about the 55+ BC Games.
Try Something New
With over 20 sports showcased at the 55+ BC Games, there is bound to be something you haven't tried before. In celebration of the Games, we are hosting some opportunities for you to try something new:
55+ Sports and Games Try It: Lawn Bowling
Saturday, June 4 | 10am–12pm | Clayton Park
Join us and try a friendly game of low-impact lawn bowling with the Surrey Lawn Bowling Club. All skill levels and abilities are welcome.
55+ Sports and Games Try It: Triathlon
Wednesday, June 15 | 10am–12pm | Guildford Recreation Centre
Join us for a mini indoor triathlon that includes a 20 minute swim, 30 minute bike ride on an indoor cycling bike and a 20 minute run or walk on the indoor track. All skill levels and abilities are welcome. Flotation belt or life jacket will be available for those who do not know how to swim.
55+ Sports and Games Try It: Pickleball
Saturday, June 18 | 10am–12pm | South Surrey Athletic Park – Pickle Ball Court 1
Join us and try the popular sport of pickleball. Learn basic skills, game play rules and tips. All skill levels and abilities are welcome.