January 6, 2014
Ken Dryden Concussion Symposium occurring on Jan. 28, 2014 from 5-9 P.M. Seating is limited RSVP required at: https://drydenconcussionbc.eventbrite.ca Join Ken Dryden as he talks about concussions with BC athletes, physicians, researchers, and sports officials, from awareness of the problem to awareness of its answers. This event will highlight the importance of the soon-tobe released Concussion Awareness Training Tool (CATT) developed by the BCIRPU in partnership with the BC Ministry of Health. Created for parents, players, coaches and trainers, the CATT will build on a number of existing resources, including the CATT for physicians and health professionals, to provide an educational training tool that will raise awareness of concussion as well as the need for proper management and prevention. For more information visit: www.cattonline.com Please see the attached flyer (PDF) for more information about this event.
December 13, 2013
BCSS would like to recognize outstanding coaches in our schools. If you know of a coach who has done an excellent job mentoring student-athletes in their sport, or someone who has gone above and beyond this past fall season, we encourage you to nominate them for this award. Please use the form (below) to submit your nomination package. Nominations must be submitted by an Athletic Director or Principal. The due date for nominations is January 10, 2014. Please click here to get the form. Please direct all inquiries to [email protected]
November 28, 2013
To apply to have your team considered for this event, please contact [email protected] Dear Teacher and Coaches,We hope that all of you had a fantastic summer! As the school year starts ramping up and high school track and field teams begin planning for the 2013/2014 season, the Nike High School Grand Prix would like to inform all Canadian high schools of ourplans for the 2014 event.The Nike High School Grand Prix was born to inspire excellence in high school athletes, unite student athletes across the nation, and celebrate the sport of track and field. We would like all 12 provincial and territorial school sport associations to submit one boys school team and one girls school team to represent their province at the 2014 event.Here is some key information you need to know:• LOCATION: Toronto, Ontario• FACILITY: Varsity Stadium, University of Toronto• ACCOMMODATIONS: Victoria University, University of Toronto Campus• KEY DATES:o November 25, 2013: Teams selected by Provincial/Territorial highschool athletic associationo Week of January 13, 2014: Official Announcement/Press Release ofthe participating teamso Week of January 13, 2014: Information & fundraising kits sent to allparticipating teamso February 2014: Track event and weekend activities information sharedwith participating teamso May 7-11, 2014: Nike High School Grand Prix event weekend- Select distant school teams will be required to fly in onWednesday evening (May 7, 2014)• COST: $675.00 per participating student athlete & teacher coach from outside Ontario; $400.00 per participating student athlete & teacher coach from Ontarioo Cost includes: Travel to and from Toronto, 3 nights accommodation, transportation in Toronto, meals, track & field competition, athletic banquet, city tours, and additional Toronto cultural experiences. IMPORTANT INFORMATION:o Each team must be composed of a minimum of 10 and maximum of 13 student athletes; 2 teacher coaches must accompany each teamo All athletes on the team must be the same gendero Participants must be in grades 10, 11 or 12 (or equivalent)o Excluding the Yukon and Northwest Territories, all 10-13 student athletes and 2 teacher coaches must be from the same schoolo One (1) school representing the boys team & one (1) school representing the girls team will be selected from each province and territoryo Selected school teams should not have participated in the 2012 or 2013 Nike HSGPTo learn more about the Nike High School Grand Prix please visit our website at www.highschoolgrandprix.ca or visit our Facebook page at www.facebook.com/highschoolgrandprix and Like us!If you have any questions, please contact your provincial/territorial School Sport Canada representative directly or contact the Nike High School Grand Prix team at the email address listed below.Good luck with your submissions and hope to see you in Toronto for the 2014 Nike High School Grand Prix!Best Regards,Nike High School Grand Prix team E: [email protected] PLEASE SEE ATTACHED DOCUMENT FOR MORE INFORMATION
November 26, 2013
My name is Arieon Trinity and I am reaching out to you on behalf of the NCAA to let you know about the 2013 Divison I Women's Volleyball Championship being played at the KeyArena in Seattle, WA. Also, during the Championship Weekend is the AVCA's Annual Coaches Convention December 18-22nd at the Washington State Convention Center! I wanted to reach out to you directly so you would have the best chance to attend the championships on December 19th & 21st! The AVCA' Annual Coach's Convention is the largest gathering of volleyball coaches and vendors in the world. More that 2,000 coaches, 100 exhibitors and 70 educational sessions featuring the top coaches in the US and Canada, The Head Coach of The University of British Columbia will be one of our Keynote speakers. Programming geared to all levels, indoor & beach male and female players. Package pricing ranging from $469 for 5 days to $189 for the weekend only. The best part for you, your family, friends, and coaches is that the NCAA is offering great group rates for groups 10 people or larger, as well as great individual All-Session rates with NO additional FEES! All you need to do is contact me directly at 206-973-0606 and we can hand pick your exact location and make sure you have the best seats in the house. I am looking forward to talking with you soon and having you out to the KeyArena for the 2013 Women’s Volleyball Championship! I hope to hear from you soon!
November 19, 2013
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November 18, 2013
Congratulations to Handsworth becoming 2013 AAA Girls Field Hockey Champions
November 18, 2013
Congratulations the 2013 Provincial Champions GIRLS TEAM CHAMPION: YORK HOUSE SCHOOL BOYS TEAM CHAMPION: ST GEORGE'S SCHOOL OVERALL TEAM CHAMPION: ST GEORGE'S SCHOOL
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BC School Sports Announces new partnerships for the 2013-2014 school year.
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