Game Plan Day - Game Plan de Match

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…

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Calling all future Olympians: RBC Training Ground expands nationwide search

10 provinces will now host local testing combines to identify new talent Post courtesy Olympic.ca TORONTO (January 16, 2018) — Today RBC, in partnership with the Canadian Olympic Committee (COC), Canadian Olympic Foundation (COF), CBC Sports and the Canadian Olympic and Paralympic Sport Institute (COPSI) Network is announcing it will be intensifying its search for…

Canadian Olympic Committee

COC statements regarding Russia’s participation in PyeongChang

post courtesy Canadian Olympic Committee TORONTO (December 5, 2017) – Below are the COC’s statements regarding the IOC decision on Russia’s participation at PyeongChang 2018: “We are encouraged and hopeful that the sanctions announced today by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) will bring forward positive change for clean and ethical sport. The COC has an…

The Coaching Association of Canada launches Coaching Athletes with a Disability, an NCCP eLearning module

With support from the Canadian Paralympic Committee (CPC) and Special Olympics Canada, the Coaching Association of Canada (CAC) is pleased to launch today the latest in its series of National Coaching Certification Program (NCCP) eLearning modules: Coaching Athletes with a Disability. The Coaching Athletes with a Disability eLearning module provides coaches the knowledge and training…

COC Adds Three Athlete Mentors to PyeongChang 2018 Mission Team

MONTREAL – On Tuesday morning, Team Canada’s PyeongChang 2018 Chef de Mission, Isabelle Charest, announced the appointment of three Athlete Mentors who will help provide support and guidance to competing Canadian athletes. Selected from an extensive list of applicants, the appointees are Olympians Jeane Lassen (Whitehorse, Yukon), Vincent Marquis (Quebec City, Quebec) and Julien Bahain…