Sports are at the core of Henry Pejril’s life, and his dedicated passion drives his volunteer efforts. What began as coaching his children’s hockey and soccer teams grew into the presidency of the Kamloops Sports Council, then expanded further, into organizing numerous national and provincial cycling championships. He served as President of the BC Summer Games in 2006 and the Western Canada Summer Games in 2011. Henry’s dedication has ensured that young athletes have the chance to compete while developing their mental and physical fitness. He has also been a key force in assisting Kamloops achieve its esteemed title of Canada’s Tournament Capital.
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