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WEEKLY ROUNDUP APRIL 7-13

Clark, Lacquette and Shirley invited to national women’s hockey selection camp Saskatoon forwards Emily Clark and Sophie Shirley, as well...

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WEEKLY ROUNDUP MARCH 31-APRIL 6

Aikens and Canadian rugby sevens team sweep Emirates Invitational With no competition in nearly a year, there may have been...

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“IT’S HARD TO DREAM SOMETHING IF YOU CAN’T SEE IT”: NEW INITIATIVE BENEFITING LOCAL FEMALE COACHES

Written by Matt Johnson for Canadian Sport Centre Saskatchewan Through spending most of her life growing up in sports, Emily...

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WEEKLY ROUNDUP MARCH 17-MARCH 23

McMorris makes Canadian history in big air With a two-run total of 179.25 points, Regina’s Mark McMorris captured gold and...

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CLARK, LACQUETTE NAMED TO HOCKEY CANADA TRAINING CAMP ROSTER

With files Hockey Canada Emily Clark and Brigette Lacquette are among 35 players invited by Hockey Canada to attend the...

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SASK DIVING COACH AND ATHLETE HONOURED IN NATIONAL AWARDS

With files, photos and video from Diving Plongeon Canada Two Saskatchewan diving connections were honoured with Diving Plongeon Canada Awards...

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BIATHLETE PLETZ NAMED TO JUNIOR WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP TEAM

With files from Biathlon Canada and Biathlon SaskatchewanPhoto courtesy of Sask Games Council Regina’s Logan Pletz is one of 16...

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PANDEMIC PROVINDING UNIQUE OPPORTUNITIES FOR DZAKA

Ghana-born and Saskatoon-raised coach Mavis Dzaka first joined the Huskies Athletics track and field program as an athlete in 1999...

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FEBRUARY IS BLACK HISTORY MONTH

February is Black History Month and Canada, as well as Saskatchewan, has a long history of Black athletes and coaches...

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CANADA TO PLAY IN GROUP A AT OLYMPICS AS WOMEN’S NATIONAL TEAM MEETS FOR VIRTUAL CAMP

The Canadian women’s basketball team, led by Saskatchewan-based head coach Lisa Thomaidis, will face off against South Korea, Serbia and...

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ERICA GAVEL TO SERVE AS VICE-CHAIR OF CANADIAN PARALYMPIC ATHLETES’ COUNCIL

Prince Albert wheelchair basketball player Erica Gavel is "humbled and honoured" after being selected to her new role as the...

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CSCS JANUARY 2021 NEWSLETTER

The latest edition of the Canadian Sport Centre Saskatchewan newsletter is now available. Read it HERE.

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ADVISORY ON COVID-19

January 18, 2021 Updates Disease Update As we move into 2021 the number of confirmed cases of COVID-19 world-wide is...

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BOBSLEDDER BEN COAKWELL BUILDS TRAINING GYM IN HIS GARAGE

Moose Jaw Oympian Ben Coakwell, a member of the the Canadian bobsleigh team, temporarily swapped his bobsleigh helmet for a...

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5 QUESTIONS WITH OLYMPIC HOPEFUL KENZIE PRIDDELL

Before training was shut down, you had moved to Montreal to train with the national synchronized swimming team, how did...

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CSCS SEPTEMBER 2020 NEWSLETTER

The latest edition of the Canadian Sport Centre Saskatchewan newsletter is now available. You can read it here.

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5 QUESTIONS WITH OLYMPIC HOPEFUL ADREA PROPP

How did you adapt your training to deal with the postponement of the Olympic Games, the cancelling of competitions and...

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CCES Publishes Covid-19 testing procedure FAq for Athletes

(Ottawa, Ontario – July 23, 2020) – The Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES) recently resumed urine sample collection...

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5 QUESTIONS WITH OLYMPIC HOPEFUL MICHELLE HARRISON

How have you adapted your training to account for the postponement of the Games and trial competitions, as well as...

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5 QUESTIONS WITH PARALYMPIC HOPEFUL SHELBY NEWKIRK

How's training been going? Training has been going really well. It has definitely changed due to COVID-19 and the pools...

Coach FAQ

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    How do I know if I am eligible to access services from Canadian Sport Centre Saskatchewan as a coach?

    Advanced Coaching Diploma coaches or Competition-Development level coaches will be offered services and training through the Canadian Sport Centre Saskatchewan.

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    Do I need to be registered as a coach with the Canadian Sport Centre Saskatchewan?

    No. As an Advanced Coaching Diploma coach or Competition-Development level coach on the High Performance Coach Capacity Grant you are automatically on our mailing lists for information and workshops.

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    What is the Advanced Coaching Diploma program and how do I register?

    The Advanced Coaching Diploma is the most extensive multisport training program offered by the NCCP in Canada. The Advanced Coaching Diploma coaches are recognized as being among the most qualified coaches and leaders of Canadian athletes and sport programs competing provincially, nationally and internationally. This unique, multi-sport program is essential for Canadian coaches seeking the next step in their coaching careers. If you are interested in learning more about the program, email drobertson@sasksport.ca.

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    How do I become a Competition-Development Coach in the province?

    The Coaches Association of Saskatchewan in partnership with the Canadian Sport Centre Saskatchewan offers the Saskatchewan Coaching Academy. The Saskatchewan Coaching Academy program offers coaches the opportunity to complete all NCCP Competition-Development multisport modules in two intensive 3-day blocks. This program is designed to support coaches in the completion of NCCP Multi-sport training in an engaging, interactive environment. Learn More.

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    What financial assistance or programming is available for coaches?

    The Canadian Sport Centre Saskatchewan in partnership with the Coaches Association of Saskatchewan offers the Coach Visitation Program and the High Performance Coach Development Grant. Both programs offer coaches financial assistance for training and learning opportunities.

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    What other coaching opportunities are available?

    The Canadian Sport Centre Saskatchewan works closely with the Coaches Association of Saskatchewan. Visit saskcoach.ca for further opportunities for coaches in our province.

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    How can the Canadian Sport Centre Saskatchewan help my athletes?

    Registered CSCS athletes are eligible to receive Performance and Game Plan services. To find out if your athlete is eligible or the list of services, visit the Athletes menu.

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    What is Game Plan and how do I access the program?

    Game Plan, powered by Deloitte, is Canada’s total athlete wellness program, striving to support national team athletes to live better and more holistic lives. Services and programming is also available for coaches, contact:

    Canadian Sport Centre Saskatchewan Game Plan

    Michelle Dezell

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    I would like to report a problem within my sport. Who do I contact?

    In Saskatchewan, contact the Respect Resource Line at 1-888-329-4009 or visit http://www.sasksport.sk.ca/RiS/resourceLine.html. Within Canada, contact the Canadian Sport HelpLine at 1-888-837-7678 or visit abuse-free-sport.ca