Premier Sponsors Rally Behind the 2024 Para Biathlon World Championships and Para Nordic World Cup Finals in Prince George

Thank You To Our Sponsors

December 15, 2023

As anticipation mounts for the 2024 Para Biathlon World Championships and Para Nordic World Cup Finals, we are overjoyed to announce a triumvirate of Premier Sponsorship from the Jim Pattison Group, Canfor, and Save-On-Foods along with their sister Company, Jim Pattison Media as the official local Broadcast Sponsor as a Showcase Sponsor. Their generous support heralds the arrival of yet another historic sporting event in Prince George and underpins the city’s commitment to excellence and inclusivity in sports.

Kevin Pettersen, Chairperson of the Local Organizing Committee, celebrates the partnerships, “The alliance of the Jim Pattison Group, Canfor, and Save-On-Foods as Premier Sponsors is a monumental support for the 2024 World Para Nordic Skiing Championships. These sponsors are pillars in our community and beyond, and their involvement speaks volumes about their dedication to fostering a spirit of resilience and unity through sports. We are honoured by their generous backing, which will undoubtedly shine on the world stage.”

Darrell Jones, President of Save-On-Foods, shares the excitement for the upcoming event:
“Save-On-Foods is proud to support our communities, and we are thrilled to be part of these historic events in Prince George. Our team is passionate about giving back and looks forward to welcoming the international community to cheer on these outstanding athletes.”

Rod Schween, President of Jim Pattison Media, echoes this sentiment: “We are thrilled to be a part of an event that celebrates the hard work, dedication, and commitment of these inspiring athletes. Our connection with North Central BC runs deep, and we’re proud to help showcase Prince George to the world during the 2024 championships.”

Don Kayne, President and CEO at Canfor, adds, “Supporting the 2024 Para Biathlon World Championships and Para Nordic World Cup Finals aligns perfectly with Canfor’s goal of supporting diversity and inclusion. We are excited to contribute to bringing such a high caliber event to our region, celebrating the achievements of athletes of all abilities and the communities that support them.”

The championships are expected to draw a large international audience, with over 120 athletes from 20 nations competing. This event is not just a testament to the athletes’ incredible abilities but also a showcase of the community spirit and the power of volunteerism.

The community is invited to share in this celebration of athleticism, determination, and international unity. For more information on the events and how to get involved, please visit event website

For more information, contact:
Kevin Pettersen
Chair of the Local Organizing Committee
T: 250-564-0392 M: 250-640-6234

For sponsorship opportunities, contact:
Kevin Pettersen (info above)
or Heidi Martel
M: 250-981-3485
Event Manager

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