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Marilyn Pomfret

Marilyn Pomfret worked tirelessly to advance opportunities for girls and women in competitive sports. At UBC, she coached the Thunderbirds volleyball team to two national titles and served as Women’s Athletic Director for over a decade. She also helped introduce national championships for women’s university sports and established the BC High School girls volleyball tournament.

2015 Canadian Soccer

One of the world’s largest and more prestigious sporting events – the 2015 FIFA Women’s World Cup – once again put British Columbia in the international spotlight. The World Cup will provide a lasting legacy for girls/women and sport in BC. This tournament brought some of the best female athletes in the world to Canada… Read more »