Sports Club

Vancouver Finlandia Sports Club

Where Finns and sports collide!
The sports club organizes events and activities throughout the year for members of all ages to enjoy.
Summer events include the annual Paavo Nurmi Run, and the Wife Carrying at the midsummer festival, and Pesäpallo (Finnish Baseball).
In the winter you can look forward to a children’s Snow Fun Day or Lumileikkipäivä and cross-country ski trips.

Sports events organized by the VFC will be on the VFC Facebook.

Also see Scansports Facebook and Website.

And check out the Scandinavian Centre website for Midsummer Events.


 

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9 Responses to Sports Club

  1. Boxing Day Skate says:

    Boxing Day Skate!
    Thursday Dec 26th, 2019
    10:30am – 11:30am
    at 8 Rinks in Burnaby
    (Canlan Ice Sports – 6501 Sprott St)
    Rink #2

    Join us for FREE skating for members and friends of the Scandinavian Community Centre. Hockey nets will be set up at one end of the rink for friendly stick & puck, and the rest of the rink will be family skating.

    Merry Christmas, god jul, hyvää joulua, glædelig jul, gleðileg jól!

  2. ScanSports 2019 Events says:

    2019 Upcoming Events:

    Spring Golf Tournament
    Mylora Golf Club in Richmond – May 26th

    Outrigger Paddling
    Barnet Marine Park – June 15th

    Wife Carrying Contest
    At the Scandinavian midsummer Festival – June 23rd

    Summer Hikes

    Coquitlam Lakes Viewpoint – Sunday July 7th

    Elfin Lakes – Saturday August 24th

    September Golf Tournament
    Burnaby Mountain Golf Course – Sept 20th

    Boxing Day Skate
    Burnaby 8 Rinks – December 26th

    For more details and registration information please contact

    scansports@gmail.com

    https://facebook.com/ScansportsBurnaby

    http://www.scansports.org

  3. ScanSports says:

    Sign up for golf, or just a delicious dinner!

    ScanSports Fundraising Golf Tournament and Buffet Dinner is coming up on Friday Sept
    21! This Friday (Sept 7) is your last chance to register to play golf, so don’t miss
    out – register today!!
    (Pricing and registration details are below.)

    If you’re not a golfer (or can’t take the Friday off work), join us in the evening
    for the buffet dinner at the Scandinavian Community Centre
    (https://vcn.us8.list-manage.com/track/click?u=e4893b8ed44b09b71584c4cd6&id=e6924c45b4&e=9acdb2c520)
    . There will be great food, games, a silent auction, 50/50 draw, and more! All for
    only $35!

    Get your dinner tickets here: Eventbrite link
    (https://vcn.us8.list-manage.com/track/click?u=e4893b8ed44b09b71584c4cd6&id=faed076000&e=9acdb2c520)
    Email the following information to scansports@gmail.com to register:
    Name, phone number, email address of everyone in your group, plus which options you
    would like (golf, buffet and/or cart).
    or, you can register in person at the Scandinavian Community Centre’s office.

    Please contact Karina with any questions:
    scansports@gmail.com 604-728-6572

  4. VFC says:

    Help needed for Midsummer + golf tournaments to enter

    Reminder!
    The Spring golf tournament at Mylora is coming up on May 20th!
    Registration deadline is this Saturday, May 12th!
    Don’t miss out – register today!
    NEW THIS YEAR!
    Kids 12 & under play for free!
    Children 13-18 half price!

    ** Wife Carrying Contest!
    ————————————————————

    For years the Wife Carrying Contest has been a crowd favorite on Sunday afternoon at
    the Scandinavian Midsummer Festival. Karina and Daniel have been the organizers, but
    now that they have a new baby they’re taking a well deserved break.
    So, now the Midsummer Festival needs your help to keep the contest going!
    This is your chance to take the lead on this exciting event and create your own wi
    fe carrying course! If this sounds like something you’d like to do, if you’d like to
    help out in any way, or if you’d just like to know a little more about what’s
    involved, please contact:
    Karina – scansports@gmail.com
    or Kathy Stenfors – stenfors@shaw.ca

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  5. VFC says:

    Reminder!
    The Spring golf tournament at Mylora is coming up on May 20th 2018!
    Registration deadline is this Saturday, May 12th!
    Don’t miss out – register today!

  6. VFC Sports says:

    Sun Run, Curling, and Golf

    Sun Run, Curling, Golf!
    View this email in your browser
    (http://mailchi.mp/18d774111ba8/scansports-bowling-golf-midsummer-2681285?e=9acdb2c520)
    https://vcn.us8.list-manage.com/track/click?u=e4893b8ed44b09b71584c4cd6&id=29460fe4e4&e=9acdb2c520

    ScanSports Curling!

    Join us for a fun and friendly afternoon of curling!
    Sunday, March 11, 2018 from 12:00 to 2:00 pm at the Delta Thistle Curling Rink,
    North Delta.
    All skill levels welcome.

    $10 per player. Prizes, popcorn and socializing in the lounge afterwards.

    Contact scansports@gmail.com (mailto:scansports@gmail.com) for more info or
    registration

    ScanSports is once again sponsoring a Sun Run Team by paying $15 of your
    registration fee!
    Event Date: April 22, 2018
    Registration deadline March 23
    To register, go to:
    https://vcn.us8.list-manage.com/track/click?u=e4893b8ed44b09b71584c4cd6&id=8111f4e06a&e=9acdb2c520

    Click on ‘Join an existing team’
    Search for Scandinavian Centre and click on the Open Team option
    Register yourself
    Choose the ‘invoice ScanSports’ option for billing
    Registration fee is $61.95, Scansports will pay $15 of the entry fee, so leave cash
    or cheque for the balance ($46.95) at the Scandinavian Centre office (attn
    ScanSports)

    ScanSports Spring Golf Tournament!
    Sunday May 20th at 1:00 pm
    Mylora Sidaway Golf Club
    (https://vcn.us8.list-manage.com/track/click?u=e4893b8ed44b09b71584c4cd6&id=f7dd1f0171&e=9acdb2c520)

    There will be a barbeque afterwards with your choice of beef, chicken or veggie burger

    $55 per person includes golf and BBQ
    Power carts are available for an extra $28

    email scansports@gmail.com (mailto:scansports@gmail.com) for more info & registration

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  7. VFC Sports says:

    ** Boxing Day Skate!
    Tuesday Dec 26th, 2017
    ————————————————————
    11:00am – 12:15pm
    at 8 Rinks in Burnaby
    (Canlan Ice Sports – 6501 Sprott St)
    Rink #2

    Join us for FREE skating for members and friends of the Scandinavian Community
    Centre. Hockey nets will be set up at one end of the rink for friendly stick & puck,
    and the rest of the rink will be family skating.

    Merry Christmas, god jul, hyvää joulua, glædelig jul, gleðileg jól!

  8. Benjamin Siaw Sam says:

    i want 2 join pls.

  9. VFC says:

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