CSI Pacific Research Share Day 2017

The Canadian Sport Institute Pacific’s Innovation and Research team hosted the institute’s second annual Research Share Day on Wednesday, January 18. Ten projects were presented by CSI Pacific-supported graduate students and staff. Presentations: Effect of Carbohydrate Mouth Rinse during Prolonged Cycling. By Matt Jensen (MITACS, UVIC, OTP, CSI Pacific project) Design and Analysis in Wheelchair…

Athlete Advance 2017

CSI Pacific’s Athlete Advance Returns in Two Locations for First Time Ever

VANCOUVER – The Canadian Sport Institute Pacific’s Athlete Advance returns in 2017 with double the excitement of previous years.  For the first time, there will be two events: one each in Vancouver and Victoria. The Canadian Sport Institute Pacific (CSI Pacific) Athlete Advance is designed to help educate and inspire British Columbia’s future and current…

High Performance Tweets with CSI Pacific & CSEP

Members of Canadian Sport Institute Pacific’s physiology team took part in Canadian Society for Exercise Physiology‘s Twitter chat, “#CSEPGoldChat”, on Thursday morning, discussing high performance athletes and integrated support teams. Check out the questions asked and the answers given by James Brotherhood, Stacey Hutton, Paula McFadyen*, Wendy Pethick*, and Trent Stellingwerff. * Paula McFadyen and…

Jeremy Sheppard

Canada Snowboard Welcomes Dr. Jeremy Sheppard as Sport Science and Sport Medicine Lead, Signs Partnership With CSI Pacific

VANCOUVER – Canada Snowboard, in partnership with Canadian Sport Institute Pacific, is proud to introduce Dr. Jeremy Sheppard as Sport Science & Medicine Lead for Canada Snowboard’s targeted High performance programs. Dr. Sheppard will work closely with Canada Snowboard’s national teams and CSI Pacific experts to help ensure Canadian snowboarders are prepared for this year’s busy…

Cycling NextGen - Max McCullough

Mountain Biking Takes Charge at Victoria’s Cycling NextGen

Victoria, BC – For the first time in program history, Canadian Sport Institute Pacific (CSI Pacific), in partnership with Cycling Canada, announced a Cycling NextGen roster made entirely of cross-country mountain bike athletes. These riders are set to train in Victoria this season, starting this coming weekend. Victoria’s Cycling NextGen program will bring together 10…