Special Olympics BC (SOBC) is hosting a virtual forum called “Women in Sport” on May 31, with four featured speakers:
- Amanda Jones, UBC’s only full-time female strength and conditioning coach, will discuss Physical Activity.
- Lois McNary, Special Olympics BC’s Vice President, Sport, and member of the Coquitlam Sports Hall of Fame, will discuss Leadership.
- Kimberly Rutledge, psychology and biology student at UBC Okanagan, advocate for mental wellness, science, and inclusion, and the sister of SOBC–Kelowna athlete Kassidy, will discuss Sexual Health.
- Shelbi Snodgrass, counselling psychology master’s student and mental performance consultant, will discuss Mental Wellness.