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Three-time Paralympian Stephanie Dixon named Canada’s Assistant Chef De Mission for the Toronto 2015 Parapan American Games

OTTAWA, Ont., Oct. 21, 2014 – The Canadian Paralympic Committee (CPC) is pleased to announce that three-time Paralympic swimmer Stephanie Dixon (Brampton, Ont. now living in Whitehorse, Yukon) has been named Team Canada’s Chef de Mission for the Toronto 2015 Parapan American Games. Dixon competed at the Sydney 2000, Athens 2004 and Beijing 2008 Paralympic…



Athletes gave it their all at Podium Search on Saturday

Whistler, B.C. – Twenty-seven athletes between the ages of 13 and 22 tested their capacity for sport performance at its highest level as part of the Canadian Sport Institute Pacific’s PODIUM SEARCH on Saturday, September 20 at the Whistler Athletes Centre. This is the third year for the PODIUM SEARCH initiative and the second time…



Introducing Game Plan: Canada’s Athlete Career Transition Program

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 09/15/14 Vancouver, B.C. – The Canadian Olympic Committee, the Canadian Paralympic Committee, Sport Canada and the Canadian Sport Institute Network are pleased to announce the launch of the first phase of Game Plan, a career transition program that provides support to Canadian athletes in life and sport. Game Plan empowers high performance…



Catharine Pendrel Wins Mountain Bike World Championships Title

September 7, 2014 Pendrel wins second career World Title
(Hafjell, NOR – September 6, 2014)   Canada’s Catharine Pendrel of Kamloops, BC won the elite women World Championships title on Saturday, in Hafjell, Norway, her career second title.
Pendrel finished the race with a time of 1:30:30, crossing the finish line 21 seconds ahead of former World Champion Irina…


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

Athlete Advance - November 1, 2014

The Canadian Sport Institute Athlete Advance is designed to help educate and inspire British Columbia’s future and current Olympic, Paralympic, and World Championship athletes in their quest for podium performances. Athletes will have the opportunity to attend a full day of interactive workshops and seminars presented by leading experts in their respective fields.

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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