For Rapid Launch
June 30, 2021
In March 2020, Staff BC partnered with Canadian Sport Institute Pacific (CSI Pacific) to create the Staff BC Video games Prep Program, an initiative to assist the province’s finest athletes put together for the Canada Video games. Because of the COVID-19 pandemic and the postponement of the Canada Summer season Video games to 2022, this system was placed on maintain to guard the well being and well-being of our sport group. New for the 2022 Canada Summer season Video games, the revamped program will grant not solely potential Staff BC athletes but in addition offers coaches entry to CSI Pacific’s suite of Athlete Coach Companies, beforehand solely obtainable to focused provincial and nationwide group athletes and coaches. This thrilling initiative is about to formally launch on July 5, 2021.
“The Canadian Sport Institute Pacific is extraordinarily happy to accomplice with Staff BC to help Canada Video games athletes and coaches,” mentioned Dave Hill, CSI Pacific’s Director of System Enhancement. “Whereas sport strikes ahead from the pandemic, the Canada Video games gives a terrific alternative to rebuild our nation by way of sport by bringing communities collectively to have a good time excellence, tradition, and Canadian resilience. CSI Pacific is honoured to be part of this journey, which is able to assist athletes and coaches transfer their dream to actuality!”
This system goals to supply Staff BC’s athletes and coaches with entry to providers and sources that may put together them to compete at their finest, as they transfer up the excessive efficiency pathway and symbolize the province on the nationwide stage. Athletes and coaches long-listed by their respective Provincial Sport Group (PSO) will obtain pre-Video games help much like CSI Pacific’s Provincial Growth stage. Whereas many athletes and coaches that compete on the Canada Video games are already focused and a part of CSI Pacific’s program, the Video games Prep Program reaches a higher variety of athletes and coaches and supplies them entry to helpful providers and sources they could not have been eligible for earlier than. A further useful resource included within the revamped program is the addition of a Efficiency Coordinator, inside CSI Pacific, who will administer and coordinate this program, in addition to offering enhanced efficiency planning and coach improvement help to PSOs.
“We’re extremely enthusiastic about this initiative and the partnership with CSI Pacific,” mentioned Jarret Poitras, Staff BC’s Operations Supervisor. “The intent of this initiative is to supply help providers that may assist put together Staff BC’s athletes for what’s going to seemingly be for a lot of the best stage of competitors of their younger athletic careers. This 12 months we’re proud to help BC’s prime coaches by way of this program by offering superior coach improvement alternatives and efficiency planning which is able to in flip assist put together their groups and athletes for peak performances on the Canada Video games. Athletes and coaches have been challenged and restricted all through the pandemic, so we’re excited to launch this program and begin to see them in motion as they put together for subsequent summer season’s Video games.”
Provincial Sport Organizations might want to submit their lengthy lists to Staff BC between July fifth and October 31, 2021. As soon as the lengthy lists are accepted by CSI Pacific and Staff BC, athletes will have the ability to contact their respective Regional Centre to register and start accessing excessive efficiency advantages, applications, and providers.
For extra data on the suite of Athlete and Coach Companies being offered to Staff BC’s athletes and athletes, click on on the next hyperlink: http://www.csipacific.ca/athletes/advantages/
About Canadian Sport Institute Pacific
Providing world-class Olympic and Paralympic coaching environments in Vancouver, Whistler and Victoria, Canadian Sport Institute Pacific (www.csipacific.ca) is dedicated to Powering Efficiency. Inspiring Excellence. Working with nationwide sport organizations and fuelled by our nationwide and provincial companions corresponding to Sport Canada, viaSport, Personal the Podium, Canadian Olympic Committee, Canadian Paralympic Committee and the Coaches Affiliation of Canada, we’re pushed by our mantra to Collaborate. Serve. Innovate.
Our group of sport science, sport drugs, teaching & life providers consultants present modern applications and providers to athletes and coaches to make sure they’ve each benefit to win medals for Canada. Study extra: www.csipacific.ca.
About Staff BC
Staff BC brings collectively the perfect athletes, coaches, managers, and mission workers to symbolize British Columbia on the Canada Summer season and Winter Video games. Staff BC will ship a delegation of 500 athletes, coaches, managers, and mission workers to symbolize British Columbia on the 2022 Canada Summer season Video games in Niagara, Ontario from August 6 – August 21. Go to www.teambc.org for the newest information and updates.
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