UPCOMING EVENTS AND NEWS
The agenda and meeting instructions have now been sent out via email. Please see the link to our agenda here.
If you have any questions regarding the Annual General Meeting please contact the Executive Assistant.
Drill Team Challenge March 02, 2019
Congratulations to 2893 Seaforth RCACC Port Coquitlam for Gold at the 1st Annual Army Cadet League BC Branch Drill Team Challenge. MWO Lau was awarded top drill team Commander. Well Done!
Silver 2290 BCR RCACC Vancouver
Bronze 2381 BCR RCACC Richmond
A honorable mention to 2812 Seaforth RCACC Surrey/White Rock for an outstanding performance for such a new team.
Thank you very much to all for coming out and making this a very successful first annual event.
Bravo Zulu to Cpl James McDonald from 2573 RCACC 6th Engineer Squadron from North Vancouver for his quick thinking to save the day-CHIMO!!
The Okanagan Military Tattoo 27-28 July 2019 Vernon, BC
A musical extravaganza of pipers, drummers, musicians, military bands, marching troops, multicultural dancers and singers of all ages brought together in an action packed, non-stop choreographed two-hour event. Featuring over 400 performers from all over North America (and in 2016, Korea) paying tribute to our military past and present. Cadets families and supporters receive a 10% discount with the code “cadets”, valid until 30 June 2019.
ACLC (BC) Air Rifle Workshop 20 January 2019
The 2019 Air Rifle workshop was held on January 20th, in the lower mainland and Vernon this past week. We would like to thank all the teams, coaches and volunteers that helped make this year’s workshop such a success! More pictures to follow shortly!
Top Scores from the Lower Mainland Area:
Gold: 2837 BCR Port Moody Silver: 2812 Seaforth Surrey/White Rock Bronze: 2316 R West Reg New Westminster
Top Score from the Vernon Area: 3063 British Columbia Dragoons Enderby- The team scored 1320 points.
Our next Air Rifle workshop will be on January 19th, 2020. The intent of our competition is to give your SHOOTERS practice to see what its like before it becomes real for the zones and provincials in a fun, less stressful environment. Our intent is to help you achieve your goals and help your team improve. We hope to see you there in 2020!
INTERNATIONAL EXPEDITION CHILI FEBRUARY 2019
Congratulations Warrant Officer Thea McLaren from 2483 PPCLI RCACC and Master Warrant Officer Dionna Chan from 2893 Seaforth Regiment RCACC. Thea and Dionna are two of BC’s Cadets selected to participate in this year’s International Expedition to Chile. Eighteen army cadets from across Canada have been selected to take part in this international expedition.
WO Thea McLaren
2483 PPCLI RCACC located in Victoria, BC
MWO Dionna Chan
2893 Seaforth Regiment RCACC located in Port Coquitlam, BC
Vernon Cadet Camp 70th Anniversary
The 70th Camp Anniversary for Vernon Cadet Camp is August 14-19, 2019. Information and registration for this great event can be found at: https://vernonreunion.wordpress.com/2019/01/08/quick-info/ and on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/events/474091553073060/
EARLY Bird cost 1`Jan to 30 April Adults $150ea -May Adult $175ea
Adults $150 = =====> $175
Child 0-2 $90 ======> Free
Child 3-9 $105 = ======> $105
child 10-15 $115 ======> $115
child 16-18 $125 =======> $125
This covers 6 meals, building rental. Insurance, challenge coin to receive discounts , reunion shirt, and a number of other memorabilia item.
Please come and help support this historic event. We hope to see you there!
Top Female Fitness Award in BC
Congratulations to C/MWO Sarah Whitby from 2573 6th Fd Engineer RCACC in North Vancouver. She was presented with the BGEN Darrell Dean Trophy for Top Female Fitness in British Columbia. The award was presented by the Corps Commanding Officer-Capt Knoll, BGen (Ret’d) Darrell Dean, and Louise Prouse, Director of Honours and Awards with ACL (BC).
On 20 December 2018, the 2947 39 Service Battalion RCACC, held their Annual Christmas Cadet Mess Dinner. This afforded the ACLC(BC) the opportunity to present the Presidents Award to C/MWO Joyce Li as the Top Army Cadet in BC. Joyce was away at collage in the United States and was unable to attend The Pillars Conference in October 2018 to receive her award. Presenting the Award is Mrs. Louise Prouse to C/MWO Joyce Li. To Joyce’s left is Capt. Jeff Ng CO 2947 39 Service Battalion RCACC and to his left is the affiliated unit CO, LCol Aloega CD. The 2017/18 was an outstanding year for the 2947 as they also won the Roy Rigby Jones Cup as the Top Army Cadet Corps in BC. Congratulations Joyce and the 2947 RCACC.