Speak with the Experts

Sport Performance Speaker Series

The Sport Performance Speaker Series is offered at all three CSI Pacific campus locations, with additional remote access by webinar.

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  • Gain the tools, knowledge and skills you need to reach the next level of your sport performance
  • Engage with other athletes, coaches and sport professionals in a multi-sport environment
  • Gain access and know-how from world leading sport performance professionals and athletes who have reached the highest levels of sport
  • Bonus: They are free and available to everyone, including the general public!

Please note that attendance at all live Speaker Series events is limited to Canadian Sport Institute or PacificSport registered athletes, coaches, and parents of registered athletes.

Invited coaches are encouraged to bring their registered athletes. Non-targeted athletes may be eligible to attend with their coach on a case-by-case basis. In such situations, please contact the event organizer.

To find out if you are eligible to register for Canadian Sport Institute Pacific:

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Miss a previous Speaker Series session? Don’t worry! You can access recordings of them on demand via our Athlete Services team.

Find out more about previous events and request them on demand here

Have an Interesting Story to Share?

Do you have an interesting story that others can learn from? We’d love to have you as one of our athlete or coach interviews!

Contact Kendra Stoner and let us know why you think it’d be a great learning experience.

Contact Kendra

Recent & Upcoming Sport Performance Speaker Series Events

April 8


Nutrition: Fueling on a Plant-Based Diet: Is it the key to high-performance?
Guest Speaker: Genevieve Masson, CSI Pacific Dietitian
6-7pm
Live Online Only

April 14

Sport Performance Speaker Series SPSS -200414 - Geneau
Strength and Conditioning Under Quarantine
Guest Speaker: Mary Claire Geneau, Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach, CSI Pacific
4-5pm
Live Online Only

April 24

Sport Performance Speaker Series SPSS -200424 - Armstrong
Nutrition: From Intermittent Fasting to Game Changer: Diet Trends to Entice the Masses
Guest Speakers: Ashley Armstrong, Performance Nutrition Specialist, Canadian Forces, CANSOFCOM
3-4pm
Live Online Only

April 30

Sport Performance Speaker Series SPSS -200430 - Jenn Joyce
Skill Acquisition for High Performance: Building hard & soft skills to support effective and efficient learning
Part 1: Hard Skills

Guest Speaker: Jenn Joyce, Strength and Conditioning Coach, CSI Pacific
3-4pm
Live Online Only

May 7

Sport Performance Speaker Series SPSS -200430 - Jenn Joyce
Skill Acquisition for High Performance: Building hard & soft skills to support effective and efficient learning
Part 2: Soft Skills

Guest Speaker: Jenn Joyce, Strength and Conditioning Coach, CSI Pacific
3-4pm
Live Online Only

May 14

Sport Performance Speaker Series SPSS -200514 - Dowling Nicoll
The Human Athlete: Maximize Your Performance by Leveraging Your Athlete Identity
Guest Speakers: Laura Dowling, Personal & Professional Development Coach & Facilitator & Mercedes Nicoll, 4x Winter Olympian
6-8pm
Live Online Only (In Person TBD)