Media Zone


Welcome to out little hub that is the Media Zone.

The Public Relations Coordinator, Travis Barker MPA GCPM, can be contacted for media inquiries regarding SOBC-Vancouver events and programs at Here you will find an assortment of media pertained to our local chapter and the provincial chapter, that we can get our hands on. Whether it is a video, photo, or news clipping, we will share it with everyone!

Of course, you can share your media with everyone too. Please check Contribute Your Stories and Photos page for more information.

In the Media:

  • Cahute, L. (2013, July 03). Special Olympics more than just games: Athletic competition helps provide a social boost for those with intellectual disabilities. The Province.
  • Cahute, L. (2013, June 26). Program means soccer is for all: Goal of SOBC is to include many different sectors and abilities. The Province.
  • Cahute, L. (2013, June 25). Sports academy: Grassroots program means soccer is for all. The Province.
  • Tromp, S. (2013, August 16). After-school Special Olympics. Vancouver Courier. Retrieved from
  • Papp, E. (2013, June 05). Canucks Q&A: Chris Higgins on Special Olympics, coach Vee and the NHL’s new rules. Vancouver Sun. Retrieved from Chris Higgins Special Olympics Coach rules/8484313/story.html
  • Editor. (2013, June 05). Video: Canucks forward Chris Higgins participates in torch run. Vancouver Sun. Retrieved from Canucks forward Chris Higgins participates Torch/8484344/story.html
  • Qualey, B. (2013, July 12). A celebration you won’t want to miss: New car dealers proud to support 2013 Special Olympics BC summer games. Vancouver Sun. Retrieved from
  • Cops donate. (2013, March 23). Vancouver Courier. Retrieved from