Welcome to the website of the Rhythm Ropers, the Nelson-based jump rope team which has achieved recognition provincially, nationally and internationally with their incredible displays of skill in skipping. The Rhythm Ropers wow audiences whenever they perform and their “light show” is the subject of conversation everywhere. “How did they do that?!!” is the common refrain. (read more)

Upcoming Events

2014 Provincial Skipping Championships April 25 2014 - April 27 2014 Nelson BC

Event Schedule

Friday April 25th 

6:15 pm Teams arrive at LVR to prepare for Opening Ceremonies
6:30 pm    Line up for March in
6:45 pm    March in
7:00 pm   Welcome to the athletes and families
National Anthems  - Zoe Strongman
Opening Remarks by Tom Thomson
Athletes’ Oath – Jump Rope BC All Star Team
Judges’ Oath – Kelly Peloso
Large Group Events
8:00 pm End of Opening Ceremonies

Saturday April 26th

8:00 am   Gym open
8:30 am Judges Meeting- Speed and Power Judges in Judges’ Room
9:00 am   

Start Speed Events
4x30 speed relay
4x30 power relay
4x45 DD speed relay
2x60 DD pairs speed relay

10:15am    Jump Rope BC Team Picture
  Short break (food available on site)
11:00am  Double Dutch Single Freestyle
Double Dutch Pairs Freestyle
4 person Freestyle
Pairs Freestyle
3:00 pm Finished for the day
3:15 pm Start Awards Ceremony
5:30 pm     Athlete Dinner
6:00 pm     Olympic Theme Event for Athletes
6:30 pm  Adult Dinner
8:00-8:15 pm Events finished

Sunday April 27th -Masters Competition

8:00 am      Gym open
8:00 am    Judges’ Meeting in the Judges’ Room
9:00 am         Single Freestyle
11:30 am  Short break for lunch/snacks
12:15 pm Speed events
30 sec speed
2 min speed
3 min speed
2:45 pm       Events finished
3:00    Awards Ceremony