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Media Advisory

Media Advisory

Preparing High Performance Athletes for High Performance Lives

Canadian Sport Institute Calgary (CSI Calgary) and Corporate Calgary host athlete networking opportunity and mentoring on transitioning from sport

What: Panel discussion on the importance of preparing athletes for transition from sport.

  • Chandra Crawford, Olympian, Gold Medalist Cross Country Skiing, Facilitator 
  • Neil Smith, COO, Crescent Point Energy
  • Blythe Hartley, Olympian, Bronze Medalist Diving, HR Advisor at ARC Resources Ltd
  • Will Dutton, current Speed Skater, Sochi Olympian  

Who: Current National Team athletes training at CSI Calgary, CSI Calgary Athlete Alumni and Corporate Calgary

When: Wednesday May 4, 2016 from 5:30pm – 8:00pm

Where: Crescent Point Bistro, 19th Floor in West Tower, 585 8th Avenue SW Calgary
 
About the Event:
Game Plan is Canada’s national athlete total wellness program supporting and empowering high performance athletes to pursue excellence during and beyond their sporting career. The CSI Calgary has conducted an athlete workshop and is hosting this event together with Corporate Calgary to provide athletes with an opportunity to develop key networking skills through practical experience. CSI Calgary alumni are invited to mentor this group with their personal experiences transitioning from sport and giving an insight into their current working roles. Corporate Calgary is a valued supporter of high performance athletes providing sage advice for transitioning into the working world.

About the Canadian Sport Institute Calgary
The Canadian Sport Institute Calgary provides world-class training environments in Alberta. With the support of our partners, we deliver leading sport science and medicine, coaching education and life services to help Canada’s high performance athletes achieve Olympic and Paralympic podium performances. For more information, please visit: www.csicalgary.ca

For more information contact Cara Button at [email protected], T 403.202.6814  C 403.830.4101