August 1st, 2017BC Shines at 2017 NAIG
Congratulations to our six Team BC basketball teams that competed at the Toronto 2017 North American Indigenous Games (NAIG).
Team BC was the top Canadian finisher in five out of the six age categories and took home four medals:
U16M - Gold (vs Wisconsin)
U16F - Silver (vs New York)
U14M - Silver (vs Minnesota)
U14F - Silver (vs Wisconsin)
Team BC has won the Overall Team Title at NAIG. We competed in 13 sports and won a total of 176 medals (65 gold, 57 Silver, 54 bronze) over the course of the competition week. This put Team BC in first place, 12 medals ahead of Team Saskatchewan. This is the second time BC has won the Overall Team Title at the NAIG, after winning the award at the 2014 NAIG in Regina, Saskatchewan.
For more information about TEAM BC's NAIG program visit http://isparc.ca/performance-sport/team-bc/
For more information about the Toronto 2017 NAIG, please visit http://naig2017.to