Baseball BC is accepting applications for the 2019 B.C. Athlete Assistance Program. Information and links to application & details are below.

All relevant information concerning the athlete’s responsibilities and the various timelines associated with this program are found in the Athlete Assistance Form linked below.

Of particular note is that assistance is only offered to those athletes that are attending British Columbia post-secondary educational institutions.

Please review the information and submit your application forms no later than 11:59pm March 10th, 2019 to consider yourself a candidate.

2019 Athlete Assistance Form & Selection Criteria (Word)

2019 Athlete Assistance Form & Selection Criteria (PDF)


More information about funding in BC can be found here:

Best wishes in your athletic and academic endeavors.


2018 Athlete Assistance Program

Congratulations to the following 9 post-secondary athletes who shared the $8200 awarded by Baseball BC last year.


UBC – 5 Athletes

Adam Jaxson McKillican

Anthony Cusati

Bradley John Smith

Kyle McComb

Shane Rogers

Douglas – 2 Athletes

Kyle Stubbins

Nolan Bruce

TRU – 1 Athlete

Zachery Comeault


OC – 1 Athlete 

Jared Dulaba

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What is LTAD?

Long Term Athlete Development (LTAD) is a systemic approach being developed and adopted by Baseball Canada to maximize a participant's potential and involvement in our sport. The LTAD framework aims to define optimal training, competition and recovery throughout an athlete's career to enable him / her to reach his / her full potential in baseball and as an athlete. 


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Hometown: Richmond, BC


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