Current Initiatives and Projects

Regional Walking Strategy

  • Regional Walk and Roll Week May 6th-13th - Celebrating all forms of walking and reaching 150 mins of moderate physical activity weekly.
  • Nordic Walking training program April 21st in Ok Falls - RDOS will supply training for 2-3 community champions that will continuously promote and instruct Nordic Walking.

First Nations Engagement Strategy

  • Building bridges between school districts and Indian Bands located around the Regional District
  • Regional Xplore it Dayz
  • ISPARC collaboration

Child and Youth Engagement Strategy

  • FMS training March 9th for coaches and youth exploring a career in recreation and sport.
  • Explore it Dayz - Partnered with Pacific Sport
  • Use of school facilities in summer and after school hours

Older Adult Initiative

  • Mentorship programs - Older Adults can share their expertise in programs such as cooking/reading/gardening
  • Fitness after 55
  • Finding a way to reach and market to Older Adults
  • Walk and Talk for your life - UBC-O Med

Physical Activity Assessments

  • How do you PLAY in the Region!? Follow the link to complete a physical activity survey and help RDOS PLAY enhance Recreation in your community.

Training and Leadership

Future - Click Here to learn more about upcoming training opportunities
  • Functional Motor Skills - TBA
  • Appetite to Play - May 27th
  • Nordic Walking Trainer and participant workshops - April 21st and May6th - 13th
  • Walk and Talk for your Life - April 29th
  • Dance Play
  • Funcational Motor Skills
  • High Five

Please Contact our Regional Coordinator Amanda Murai at or 250-488-0260 to learn more on how to registrar.


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