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PISE Celebrates the 20th Anniversary of the XV Commonwealth Games

(Victoria, BC – August 23, 2014) The 20th Anniversary of the Victoria Commonwealth Games was celebrated in style today at PISE (Pacific Institute for Sport Excellence) with an afternoon of activities and sporting events. A ground-breaking ceremony was held for the PISE Track Project, and an official presentation of the Governor General’s Caring Canadian Award…


Magali Harvey

Harvey Named IRB Women’s Player of the Year

Submitted by: IRB Communications Canada wing Magali Harvey has been named the IRB Women’s Player of the Year 2014 following her side’s 21-9 defeat by England in the Women’s Rugby World Cup 2014 final at Stade Jean Bouin in Paris on Sunday. Harvey is the first Canadian to win the prestigious award and reflects the…



Team Canada’s success at the 2014 Commonwealth Games

Congratulations to all of the athletes, coaches and support staff who contributed to Team Canada’s success at the 2014 Commonwealth Games! The full list of medals won by Canadians at the XX Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, Scotland: Gold Ryan Cochrane (swimming): Men’s 400m freestyle. Ryan Cocharne (swimming): Men’s 1,500m freestyle. Annabelle Kovacs, Maria Kitkarska, Patricia Bezzoubenko (rhythmic…


Canadian Sport Institute Pacific

The Canadian Sport Institute is a world class Olympic and Paralympic training environment. Through the support of our national and provincial partners, our team of sport scientists and medical experts provide programs and services to athletes and coaches to ensure they have every advantage to win medals for Canada.

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Upcoming Programs & Events


The next PODIUM SEARCH™ is on September 20, 2014 in Whistler, BC. 


PODIUM SEARCH™ is a FREE one-day talent identification camp designed to test athletes’ capacity for sport performance at its highest level. Each athlete goes through a set of basic physiological tests plus one or two sport-specific tests conducted by world-class sport performance experts in order to find out how they measure up to National Team standards. All participants receive their results within 10 days of the camp.
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Sport Performance Speaker Series

Please stay tuned for info on our next Sport Performance Speaker Series!
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Brent Hayden The Canadian Sport Institute is the helping hand that Canadian athletes need when they are striving to take the step from good to great. It is an integral part of the Canadian sport system.
2012 Olympic Bronze Medallist
Mission, BC
Kelsey Serwa Training at the Canadian Sport Institute in Whistler gives me the physical advantage I need to become my best. The facility provides athletes with a spectacular training and recovery facility along with useful workshops and certified supplements to ensure Canadian athletes reach their potentials. With help from the CSI staff, we train hard AND we train smart!
2014 Olympic Silver Medallist
Ski Cross
Kelowna, BC