Randy Nelson

Randy Nelson is a retired fisheries officer from Kamloops, British Columbia. Randy participated in the 1993 Canada Summer Games in Kamloops as  a volunteer doing security for the wrestling venue. Randy reminisces about his memories of the 1993 Games, including a particularly special gold medal wresting match.

 

 

Timestamping

00:15 - 1:24 - Introduction 

1:25 - 5:22 - Involvement in the Games

5:22 - 8:52 - 1993 Gold Medal wrestling match

8:52 - 9:48 - Youth in the Canada Games 

9:48 - 11:36 - Do you keep in contact with anyone from the Games?

11:36 - 14:20 - Pin and gear trading

14:20 - 16:35 - Canada Games affect on the community of Kamloops

16:35 - 19:08 - Importance of volunteers

19:08 - 22:16 - Canada Games memorabilia

22:16 - 26:31 - How did the Games impact your future?

26:31 - 31:12 - Unification of Canada through the Games 

31:12 - 31:40 - Attending subsequent Canada Games 

32:44 - Final thoughts and memories about the Games 
 

Randy Nelson Full Interview Transcript (ENGLISH)

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