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Team Canada makes statement to embrace next generation LGBTQ+ athletes

post courtesy Canadian Olympic Committee.  photo courtesy Adam Pulicicchio/COC – TORONTO (June 21, 2019) – To kick-off Pride weekend festivities in Toronto, the Canadian Olympic Committee (COC) and the Canadian Olympic Foundation (Foundation) have made a statement to the sport community embracing the next generation of LGBTQ+ athletes. Olympic champion Eric Radford announced Friday, on behalf…

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Reaction of the Canadian Olympic and Paralympic Sport Institute Network to the budget of the Government of Canada 2019 – 2020

Prioritize the health and safety of the sport system Calgary, March 20, 2019 – The Canadian Olympic and Paralympic Sport Institute Network (COPSI Network) welcomes the increased support of the Government of Canada towards the health and safety of the Canadian sport system. With the investment of 30 million dollars over five years, and 6…

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National concussion guidelines announced for high performance sport in Canada

Post courtesy Team Canada PR. Photo by Dave Holland CALGARY (March 18, 2019) – Canada’s high performance sport community has announced national sport-related concussion guidelines designed to protect its national and next generation athletes. The comprehensive and standardized sport-related concussion guidelines, developed by chief medical experts at the Canadian Olympic and Paralympic Sport Institute (COPSI)…

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UBC’s Masters of High Performance Coaching and Technical Leadership Continues to Raise Standards for Sport in Canada

CSI Pacific in partnership of UBC’s School of Kinesiology welcomes applications for the fifth cohort of the certificated and Masters of High Performance Coaching and Technical Leadership Program. Application deadline is April 5th, 2019 VANCOUVER, BC, February 21, 2019 – Applications for the June 2019 acceptance for the Certificate of High Performance Coaching and Technical…

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COC and CPC hopeful Calgary city council will vote to continue the 2026 Bid process

post courtesy Canadian Olympic Committee & Canadian Paralympic Committee TORONTO & OTTAWA – Wednesday October 31, 2018 – The Canadian Olympic Committee and Canadian Paralympic Committee remain hopeful that Calgary’s city council will vote to continue the bid process for Calgary 2026 and allow Calgarians to have the voice they were expecting by moving forward…

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COC statement regarding government measures to eliminate harassment, abuse and discrimination in sport

Post courtesy Canadian Olympic Committee TORONTO (June 19, 2018) – The Canadian Olympic Committee has issued the following statement in reaction to Minister Duncan’s announcement to implement stronger measures to eliminate harassment, abuse and discrimination in the Canadian sport system: “The Canadian Olympic Committee fully supports and commends today’s announcement by Minister Duncan and the…

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Canadian Sport Institute Pacific joins in Campaign to Eliminate & Prevent Abuse in Sport

Canadian Coaching Association “Responsible Coaching Movement” criteria to be minimum standard for all those affiliated with CSI Pacific Vancouver (June 11th, 2018) – As part of its foundational commitment to Powering Performance and Inspiring Excellence, Canadian Sport Institute Pacific (CSI Pacific) stands behind the Responsible Coaching Movement, a national campaign against abuse in sport that…

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WADA releases a set of key outcomes at the first Global Athlete Forum hosted by the Canadian Olympic Committee

Post courtesy Canadian Olympic Committee — MONTREAL (June 6, 2018) – The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) announced a set of key outcomes following the first Global Athlete Forum held in Calgary, Alberta from June 3-5 and hosted by the COC. The forum welcomed more than 100 athlete leaders representing 54 countries to discuss key developments…

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Team Canada celebrates life beyond the Games with first ever Game Plan Day in Canada

Post courtesy Canadian Paralympic Committee — Note to media: To schedule interviews with athletes involved in Game Plan Day in Canada, please contact Elise Marcotte (emarcotte@mygameplan.ca). TORONTO (June 5, 2018) – Team Canada and Deloitte are helping to support athletes develop life skills beyond sport by hosting over 60 Game Plan eligible Olympians, Paralympians and…

Paralympian Search 2018

Canadian Paralympic Committee seeking Canada’s next Paralympians in Victoria and Montreal

– Paralympian Search events look to discover new Paralympic hopefuls – Athletes will test their potential to excel in Paralympic sports – Paralympic medallists Mollie Jepsen and Alex Dupont to act as ambassadors Ottawa, May 17, 2018 – The Canadian Paralympic Committee will be on the lookout for Canada’s next great athletes with two Paralympian…