Over the course of more than five decades spent as a member club of the Canadian Football League, the BC Lions have acquired a rich history that continues to evolve.
Joe Kapp (1961-66)
Since the club's early beginnings in 1953, Lions fans have been treated to the club’s first touchdown, first win, and the evolution of outstanding football talent that has ultimately led the club to capture five Grey Cup Championships.
View a detailed year-by-year documentation of the BC Lions' history to date (1953 to present)
View a decade-by-decade account of the BC Lions' history to date (1953 to present)