Sports in Kamloops

With a variety of venues and facilities, a strong athletic culture, and an enthusiastic volunteer base, it’s no wonder Kamloops is known internationally as Canada’s Tournament Capital.

 


3 Top Venues

Tournament Capital Centre & Fieldhouse

The TCC is comprised of an outdoor and indoor track, gym facility, and the Canada Games Aquatic Centre. Since 2009, the Fieldhouse has been basecamp for the BC Lions Training Camp during May and June for 3 weeks.

 

McArthur Island Park

McArthur Island is a sports haven on the North Shore of Kamloops. The Park is home to a multitude of sporting activities such as 10 soccer fields, tennis courts, BMX park, the McArthur Island Sport and Event Centre, free mini-golf, free disc-golf, and 12 baseball diamonds including award-winning Norbrock Stadium.

 

Tournament Capital Ranch

Located off Highway 5 N towards Sun Peaks Resort, the Tournament Capital Ranch is a top spot for slo-pitch tournaments with 8 diamonds. It also features 2 soccer fields, an outdoor plaza, and a meeting space.

 


Top Sports Teams to Watch

Kamloops Blazers Hockey

Catch WHL Hockey action at the Sandman Centre starting end of September. Watch as these potential NHL prospects play against teams such as Vancouver Giants, Kelowna Rockets, Prince George Cougars, and Victoria Royals.

 

TRU WolfPack

Back the Pack by watching the Thompson Rivers University WolfPack. Catch a men’s or women’s basketball, cross-country, swimming, cheerleading, soccer, or volleyball game on campus or the men’s baseball team at Norbrock Stadium.

 


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Lisa Strachan

Director of Destination
Development + Travel Trade

Lisa is the front-runner of destination development, travel trade, sports and meetings.