FAQ

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

When does the BCDSF membership year start? January 1st to December 31st .

What is included in my BCDSF membership fee? Qualify to apply for financial support to cover training, travel, and competition fees; qualify for various discounts (BC Ferries, AVIS, etc.) under Sport BC and our affiliations; can request a hardcopy of our newsletter (also available online); and will receive a discounted fee for BCDSF hosted events.

Who is eligible to become a BCDSF member? Everyone! Deaf, Hard of Hearing, as well as hearing individuals may become members of BCDSF.  Clubs can also become affiliated to BCDSF. These clubs are not limited to sports clubs or deaf clubs.

I am a recreational athlete and I am not interested in competing. Can I still participate? Yes! We welcome athletes of all abilities.