Sports Advisory Committee


The Sports Advisory Committee's mandate ​is to provide a local perspective and advice to Council with respect to achieving the City of Coquitlam’s strategic goals and accompanying strategic directions:

  • To provide advice to Council on a wide range of areas including sport and recreation facility development priorities, strategic planning initiatives and policy development;
  • To support the coordination of administrative functions across all sport organizations;
  • To support sport organizations with the exploration opportunities and hosting of major sporting events;
  • To advocate and promote the value and benefit of sport for all ages and abilities


Chair: Councillor Craig Hodge | Vice-Chair: Councillor Teri Towner

  • Organization Representatives:
    • Joe Basic - Coquitlam Field Sport Association
    • Andrea Mattinson - Sports Centre Users Association
  • Citizen Representatives: Andrew Forsyth, David Jones, Brian Keenan, Warren Knowles, Arjuna Rudrakumar, Larry Ryan, Cydney Smythies, Carl Trepanier, Les Wingrove. 

Meeting Schedule

The Sports Advisory Committee typically meets on the second Wednesday of the month (on a bi-monthly basis). The 2017 meetings have been scheduled for 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. in the Council Committee Room at City Hall on the following dates: 

*Please note that the February 8th meeting has been postponed due to poor weather conditions.

  • Wednesday, February 22, 2017 (rescheduled from Feb. 8th)* 



  • Wednesday, May 3, 2107 (rescheduled from April 12)



  • Wednesday, June 14, 2017



  • Wednesday, September 13, 2017



  • Wednesday, November 1, 2017

Approved Work Plan

Council approved the Committee's annual 2017 Work Plan.

Agendas for the above noted meetings will be available typically one week prior to the meeting date. For more information, please contact the City Clerk's Office at or 604-927-3010. 

* Please note that advisory committee meeting schedules are subject to change without notice. 

City Clerk's Office

Phone: 604-927-3010
Fax: 604-927-3015