Game Plan: a wellness story

The 2010 Vancouver Olympic Games were memorable for several reasons: seeing our athletes perform at home, experiencing the excitement up-close, not to mention the Canadian domination of all competitions (14 gold medals in 9 of the 15 disciplines). The Vancouver Games were also an opportunity to analyze the athletes’ preparation for the Games, their performance…

Canadian MTB

Cycling Canada announces 2018 NextGen MTB athletes: Squad includes riders from across Canada, from B.C. to Nova Scotia

Post courtesy Canadian MTB Magazine Cycling Canada has announced the athletes that will be part of its MTB NextGen program for 2018, including riders ranging from across the country, B.C. to Nova Scotia. The NextGen program is designed to provide athletes with the support needed to move seamlessly into the elite ranks and deliver international…

Supporting The Quest For The Podium: The Power Of The Canadian Olympic And Paralympic Sport Institute Network

For the average Canadian the Olympic and Paralympic Games are events that occur once every couple of years. Exciting and captivating, they inspire fans of all ages and from all corners of the world for two weeks, making unknown athletes into hometown heroes and household names. However, for the athletes and their support staff the…

Canada’s Star Athletes Ready to Improvise Like Never Before at the 2018 SierraSil Improv Games Tomorrow Night

10-day countdown to the Winter Games begins as Vancouver Theatre Sports hosts February 1st fundraiser in support of the MindRoom™ mental training space for high performance athletes in British Columbia. VANCOUVER (Wednesday, January 31st, 2018) – Holders of seven Olympic medals and one of the country’s top wheelchair athletes will be among those called upon…

CSI Pacific 2018 Research Day

CSI Pacific Brings Innovation To The Forefront With Their 2018 Research Day

VICTORIA, BC – On Friday, January 26th, the Canadian Sport Institute Pacific will host its third annual Research Sharing Day.  Research Day is an important event within Canadian Sport Institute Pacific (CSI Pacific), as it allows staff and associated professionals to share sport-related research that they are working on.  This day presents an opportunity for…

Dr.Nick Clarke

UVic, Canadian Sport Institute Pacific partner in vision to increase athletic success

UVic, Canadian Sport Institute Pacific partner on creation of Strength & Conditioning coach position By Ali Baggott, Vikes Communications Jan 9 VICTORIA – Collaboration is a key component of organizations that are striving to find support for success in sport and the University of Victoria and the Canadian Sport Institute Pacific (CSI Pacific) are no…

2018 SierraSil Improv Games at Vancouver TheatreSports

SierraSil Signs On As Title Partner Of 2018 IMPROV GAMES Fundraising Event

SierraSil Health Inc joins with Canadian Olympic Committee and host of Community Partners to present fundraiser in support of MindRoom™ mental training space for high performance athletes in B.C. VANCOUVER (Thursday, January 4th, 2018) – The inaugural 2018 SierraSil IMPROV GAMES presented by the Canadian Olympic Committee will bring Olympians, Paralympians, world championship medallists, media…

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Canadian Luge Team Named for 2018 Winter Olympics, Including Two Grads of CSI Pacific Luge NextGen Program

Two of the athletes named to the luge team for PyeongChang are closely tied to CSI Pacific. Reid Watts started with the CSI Pacific NextGen Institute program for Luge in 2011/12, our first season of talent develeopment programming. Under the close supervision of coach Matt McMurray (a CSI Pacific employee at the time), Reid started…

Canadian Sport Institute Pacific Helps Team BC Reach New Heights

VANCOUVER – The Team BC delegation of 354 athletes, 52 coaches, 22 mission staff and 27 managers and technical support staff garnered a record 146 medals at the 2017 Canada Games that concluded Sunday in Winnipeg and two-thirds of those podium berths were recorded by athletes registered with the Canadian Sport Institute Pacific or an…