Registration Open for the 2016 International Coaching School

Coaching education and professional development opportunity hosted by Canadian Sport Institute Pacific VICTORIA, BC – Canadian Sport Institute Pacific is hosting the International Coaching School (ICS) event from May 28th – June 4th at the Pacific Institute for Sport Excellence (PISE) in Victoria, BC. This event is designed for coaches looking to complete NCCP requirements and/or…

Canadian Sport Institute Pacific Appoints New Director, Performance Services

VICTORIA, BC – Canadian Sport Institute Pacific announced today that Dr. Jeremy Sheppard will be joining the Institute in the new position of Director, Performance Services, starting May 2016. Dr. Sheppard brings over two decades of experience in high performance sport, both within Canada and internationally. Since 2011, Dr. Sheppard has worked at Surfing Australia’s…

Two Inspiring Days Wrap Up for Olympians, Paralympians and BC’s Elite Athletes as the Athlete Advance and Game Plan Summit Come to a Close

RICHMOND, BC – The inaugural Game Plan Summit and seventh annual Athlete Advance delivered planning and progress opportunities to over 200 of Canada’s top high performance athletes. Olympians, Paralympians and British Columbia’s leading athletes heard from prominent sport scientists, dietitians, mental performance consultants and renowned speakers from the business world. The Honourable Peter Fassbender, Minister…

Olympians, Paralympians and BC’s Next Generation of Champions to Gather for Game Plan Summit and Athlete Advance

RICHMOND, BC – Athletes from across the country are coming together this weekend for the inaugural Game Plan Summit and seventh annual Canadian Sport Institute Pacific (CSI Pacific) Athlete Advance. The two events will be held in conjunction with one another, but will feature distinctive athlete streams. Over 200 high performance athletes will be participating…

COC Launches Groundbreaking Total Athlete Wellness Program

TORONTO – On Thursday, the Canadian Olympic Committee (COC), and Deloitte launched Game Plan – a high performance athlete wellness and transition program designed to give Canadian athletes new tools to pursue excellence during and beyond their sporting careers. The COC and Deloitte also announced the renewal of their partnership through 2032 – an unprecedented term…

Greater Victoria Welcomes Back Pan Am and Parapan Am Games Athletes

VICTORIA, BC – Greater Victoria athletes and coaches who competed in the 2015 Pan Am and Parapan Games were celebrated today in a public event at Centennial Square in Victoria. Athletes and coaches signed autographs and mingled with kids at activity stations provided by event partners the City of Victoria, PISE (Pacific Institute for Sport…

BC-Linked Athletes Shine at the TORONTO 2015 Parapan Am Games

VICTORIA, BC – After a record breaking week of competition at the TORONTO 2015 Parapan Am Games, British Columbia-linked athletes and guides captured 30 medals for Canada. Canadian Sport Institute Pacific, The Ministry of Community, Sport and Cultural Development, ViaSport, the PacificSport provincial network and the BC Games Society would like to congratulate the athletes,…

BC Athletes Big Part of Team Canada’s Success at the Toronto 2015 Pan Am Games

Vancouver, BC – Canadian Sport Institute Pacific (CSI Pacific) would like to congratulate the athletes, coaches and support staff from British Columbia, as well as the entire Canadian Toron Team, for an outstanding performance at the Toronto 2015 Pan Am Games. British Columbia-linked athletes came home from the Games with 63 medals, winning 29 per…