Welcome to 2290 Royal Canadian Army Cadet Corps

Welcome to the unofficial website of the 2290 Royal Canadian Army Cadet Corps, British Columbia Regiment "101 Duke of Connaught's Own Rifles", serving as the main source of all information related to the Corps.  As you search these pages you will find current and historical information about us.

2290 has its foundations as 101 High School Cadet Corps and is the oldest Army Cadet Corps in Vancouver, BC.  We have a proud history, serving the Vancouver community for more than 100 years.  We are a proud member of the extended British Columbia Regiment family.

We parade each Thursday night between 6:00pm and 9:00 pm at the BCR Drill Hall located at 620 Beatty St. in downtown Vancouver.  



May, 2016:
  • May 5th: Regular Thursday parade/training night. 
Nov, 2016:
  • Nov 4th, 5th: Poppy Days.  

Army cadet motto:
Acer Acerpori: “As the maple, so the sapling”