Slalom Ace Mike Janyk Set to Retire

KRANJSKA, Slovenia – Three-time Olympian Mike Janyk, the leading Canadian slalom skier of his generation, announced Thursday that he plans to hang up his skis at the end of the season. The 31-year-old from Whistler, B.C., who famously won bronze at the 2009 world championships, is set to take part in his final World Cup…

BC Big Part Of Successful Olympic Game For Team Canada

VANCOUVER – Canadian Sport Institute Pacific (CSI Pacific) would like to congratulate the athletes, coaches and support staff from British Columbia, as well as the entire Canadian Olympic Team, for an outstanding performance at the Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games. British Columbia-linked athletes came home from the Games with eight medals, winning 32 per cent of…

Elite High School Athletes with Olympic or Paralympic Aspirations Invited to Apply to Canadian Sport School

Canadian Sport School is looking for elite high school athletes to register in Victoria. The Canadian Sport School is open to high performance athletes in grades 10-12 who have been identified by their national or provincial sport organization under the Canadian long-term athlete development model. Discretion may be given to athletes, especially those entering grade…

Whistler Gathers to Celebrate Sochi and Show Support for BC’s Athletes, Coaches and Mission Staff Heading to Russia

Whistler, BC – With a little over a week to go before the start of the 2014 Olympic Winter Games and just more than five weeks until the Paralympic Games, the people of Whistler gathered to celebrate the outstanding group of Sochi-bound athletes, coaches and mission staff who live and/or train in British Columbia. The…