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SOBC - Victoria athletes Kelsey and Jenn supporting the 2018 Polar Plunge on Vancouver Island.

Special Olympics BC – Victoria is the largest Local on Vancouver Island in terms of programs offered; this Local successfully runs 17 sport programs as well as two very well-attended youth programs.

With a very large athlete and volunteer base, combined with the size of the community and surrounding areas, this Local always has something going on! There are many opportunities to meet all kinds of individual interests as the current programs in operation are 5-pin and 10-pin bowling, Active Start (ages two to six), basketball, bocce, Club Fit, cross country skiing, curling, figure skating, floor hockey, FUNdamentals (ages seven to 11), golf, rhythmic gymnastics, soccer, softball, speed skating, swimming, and track and field.

If you are interested in joining as an athlete, please contact Athlete Registrar Jo Osborne at

If you are interested in volunteering, please contact the Volunteer Coordinator at

To donate directly to SOBC – Victoria click on the button below.



Kendal Alston
Local Coordinator 

Jo Osborne
Athlete Registrar