SMAC Sport Medicine Advisory Committee

Advisory on COVID-19 from SMAC (Sport Medicine Advisory Committee): Mar 15, 2020

SPORT MEDICINE ADVISORY COMMITTEE UPDATE: (Excerpt) There are over 162,410 cases worldwide, 5,985 deaths and over 75,000 recovered. The largest surges in cases continue to be in Europe with Italy, France, Germany and Spain being hardest hit. There are 141 countries reporting cases. The WHO has declared COVID-19 as a pandemic. In Canada the numbers…

RBC Training Ground

RBC Training Ground Qualifying Events Postponed

After monitoring the risks associated with COVID-19 (Coronavirus), RBC Training Ground has decided to suspend the six remaining 2020 RBC Training Ground qualifying events taking place in Winnipeg, Montreal, Edmonton, Fredericton, Saskatoon and Vancouver. While this was an incredibly difficult decision to make, the health and wellness of everyone involved in RBC Training Ground remains…

COPSI Network

COPSI Network Advisory on COVID-19: March 2, 2020

This joint message is from the Sport Medicine Advisory Committee comprised of Chief Medical Officers from the Canadian Olympic Committee, the Canadian Paralympic Committee, and the Canadian Olympic and Paralympic Sport Institute Network (COPSIN). It is meant to guide National Sporting Organizations (NSOs) in decision-making with respect to travel to competitions within and outside Canada.…

Financial Literacy Council - News

Canadian Sport Institute Pacific celebrates five years working with Financial Literacy Counsel

It is with great excitement that Canadian Sport Institute Pacific (CSI Pacific) celebrates a 5-year working relationship with Financial Literacy Counsel (FLC). Since 2014, FLC has been providing support to CSI Pacific registered, Game Plan eligible athletes by way of workshops and individual financial counseling. During this time, their services have had great impact on…