The CSCA is pleased to announce the offering of the Advanced Coaching Diploma. Click here for more information!
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The Sport Performance Centre, located at the University of New Brunswick in Fredericton, offers a variety of sport-specific training programs, including a number of summer programs geared towards hockey players. Click here for more information!
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Check out our new feature, Getting to Know our Atlantic Athletes! Click here to read a fun interview with this month’s feature athlete!
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Active for Life is the place where parents go to learn about how to make a difference in the health and happiness of their children. By providing expert advice, inspirational tips and activity ideas, Active for Life can help parents make sure their children get the recommended daily amount of physical activity. Check it out by clicking on the logo!
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Former Olympian Launches Micro-Funding Platform to Support Future Olympians
Halifax, NS – Former Canadian Olympian Julia Rivard knows firsthand that pennies, nickels and dimes are as important to an Olympic dream as gold, silver and bronze – many athletes forfeit their Pursuit of the podium because they don’t have the funds to continue. But if Rivard has anything to do with it, that ends with the launch of Pursu.it.
Read more here or click the logo to learn more about this amazing project!
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After a strong contingent of Nova Scotia athletes in London, the CSCA looks ahead to Rio. Click here for a great story from the CBC!
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CSCA President Ken Bagnell recently sat down with Rick Howe of News 95.7 in Halifax to talk about Nova Scotia’s record number of Olympic athletes. Click here for the full interview.
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Track the results of Atlantic Canada’s athletes by checking out our Events Calendar and clicking on an event name.
Follow us on Twitter!
CSCA is now on Twitter! Track our athletes’ results and news updates @CSCAtlantic.
The Canadian Sport Centre Atlantic (CSCA) promotes excellence in sport by supporting high performance athletes and coaches training and living in Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, Newfoundland, and Prince Edward Island. We provide performance and life services to eligible CSCA registered high performance (national team) athletes along with employment and educational opportunities for coaches.
Looking to take your performance to the next level? The CSCA sport science team also provides a fee for service program available to local sport teams, clubs and athletes – Performance Training Program.
Proud to Announce adidas Sponsorship
To include Atlantic PSOs and CSCA friends in sport
The Canadian Sport Centre Atlantic is pleased to partner with adidas to offer PSOs in Atlantic Canada and friends of the CSCA the opportunity to have their athletes, officials, staff and volunteers outfitted in some of the highest quality sport clothing and gear available.
adidas, in conjunction with local partners, is offering 40% off of retail prices when you order for a team or organization through the CSCA.
The CSCA is working exclusively with Prodigy Sports, Big Kahuna and Cleve’s Source for Sports to offer this service. Any of these retailers can be contacted using the details below to find out how to view product and place an order.
Cleve’s Source for Sports – Jim Scott at 902.468.6520 ext. 275
Prodigy Sports – Jeff Cameron at 902.446.4645
Big Kahuna – Dave Jones at 902.444.4756
Racing toward Rio
June 7, 2013
Halifax’s Harris sets course for 2016 Olympics Olympian Geoff Harris poses for a photo on the Huskies Stadium track on Tuesday afternoon. Harris will be competing in the 800m race at Sunday’s Aileen Meagher International Track Classic. (RYAN TAPLIN / Staff) When the 2012 Olympics ended for Halifax’s Geoff Harris, he got about as far… [read more]
“@chronicleherald: Colley has team-high 12 points in Canada’s loss to Spain in basketball http://t.co/4MSVe49nia” nice work @jcolley5
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Showing off some hardware in Halifax @UnaLounder @markadejonge @benruss20 http://t.co/Mlq0CXGsGW
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Racing toward Rio | http://t.co/8uLyhvZNaL via @ChronicleHerald Great story on @geoff800 !
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Discipline/Event: Wheelchair Basketball Hometown: Fredericton, NB Club: Elm City Sports Club Coach: Jerry Tonella, national men’s wheelchair basketball team Significant Results: Two-time Paralympic gold medallist (2000, 2004) Paralympic silver medallist (2008) World Championships gold medallist (2006) Two-time Canadian National Championships MVP (2006, 2007) Two-time Sport NB Male Athlete of the Year (2001, 2004)