Premier's Athletic Award


The 2009 Premier’s Athletic Awards were held February 12 at the Sheraton Wall Centre in Vancouver. Use the links below to see photos and bios of winners from each region of the province.

The Premier’s Athletic Awards is an annual event that allows the Province to recognize the top female and male athletes from the provincial sport organizations and post secondary institutions receiving funding through the BC Athlete Assistance Program.

Award Recipients


Monika Eggens, Water Polo
  • Member of Team Canada – Junior Worlds
  • 2008 Juvenile National Club Championships – Gold Medal
  • Member of Canadian National Senior B Team
Mathew Venner, Water Polo
  • Member of Canadian Team – Junior Worlds
  • Member of Canadian National Senior Team – Pre-Olympic Training Camp
  • Member of Canadian Senior B Team – European Tour 2008



Athina Vazeos, Water Polo  
Evan Van Niekerk, Water Polo  



Rachel Riddell, Water Polo  
Thomas Marks, Water Polo  



Susan Gardiner, Water Polo  
Constantine Kudaba, Water Polo  







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