Volunteers carry out virtually every key function in sport.
Without them, the Canadian sport system would be put in jeopardy of becoming obsolete or at best, an elitist activity due to the need for paid professional staff to administer it.
Outside of workplace-based organizations, sport comprises the second largest component of the voluntary sector in the country.
Sport Canada, 2002
Video: Champions & Challenges: Lethbridge and Sport
Lethbridge is well known as a sports centre, with top quality venues, and a volunteer base that is second to none. Featuring Susan Eymann [Lethbridge Sport Council, Bryan Jeannotte [game announcer], Hank Stoffer [ball player], Tyler Birch [bowler, Sp