Sport Science / Information Series
     July 9, 2006

Sport Science/Information Series - Open to anyone interested!!!! Every Wednesday!!!!

As part of the 2006 Canada Games Trials (leading up to the 2009 Canada Summer Games), there will be an educational component for athletes, coaches, and parents. All sessions begin at 7pm and pre-registration is required for some sessions as space and group size is limited. Please refer to the schedule below for specific information on the series: For complete biographies for the presenters please visit our website at

1. Wednesday July 5 - Sport PEI (Charlottetown)
Strength and Conditioning/Physiotherapy Services Presenters: Angela Marchbank - Fitness, Wellness, and Healthy Living Coordinator at the Chi Wan Young Sport Center at UPEI, Stanley Chaisson - Personal Trainer at the Chi Wan Young Sports Center Colin Moore - Physiotherapist, owner of Sport Centre Physiotherapy at UPEI To register please contact Cheryl Crozier at 569-0583 or email at

2. Wednesday July 12 - Summerside Wellness Center
Coaching at the Canada Games Presenters: Panel of past Canada Games Coaches To register please contact Francois Caron at 432-2706 or email at

3. Wednesday July 19 - Sport PEI (Charlottetown)
What Parents of Canada Games Athletes Need to Know Presenters: Former Canada Games Coach Former PEI Mission Staff Member No Pre-registration required

4. Wednesday July 26 - Access PEI O'Leary
Getting the Most out of Your Sport Performance Presenter: Wes Jackshaw - Director of Sole Option and has been practicing as a Kinesiologist for over 20 years. To register please contact Joanne Wallace at 859-8861 or .

5. Wednesday August 2 - Summerside Wellness Center
Physiotherapy and Sport Psychology Presenters: Ralph Manning - Physiotherapist, Tara Costello - Certified Sport Psychologist

6. Wednesday August 9 - Sport PEI (Charlottetown)
High Performance Coaching This session is for any coach who aspires to or is coaching at a Provincial or Canada Games level. Come and listen to our guests talk about their experiences of being some of the most successful coaches in our Province. To register please contact Cheryl Crozier at 569-0583 or email at

7. Wednesday August 16 - Summerside Wellness Center
What Parents of Canada Games Athletes Need to Know Parents play an important role in their child's Canada Games experience and this session is designed to educate them on the process. Please join Peter Bolo, one of the premier volleyball coaches in our province who coached at 2 Canada Games and member of Team PEI mission staff to talk about the different aspects of the games. There will be an opportunity for parents to ask questions concerning the Canada Games. No pre-registration required

8. Wednesday August 23 - Montague (Location to be determined)
Using STOTT Pilates for Improving Performance/Sport Nutrition Presenter: Carrie Rigney-Weatherbie - Certified STOTT Pilates trainer at the Pilates Centre at the Spa located at the Charlottetown Mall. Allan Davidson - Registered dietitian with the Dept. of Health, and has worked with many provincial level sport teams in the past five years. To register please contact Margie Misener at 368-4789 or email at

Jo-anne Wallace
Western Region Coordinator
Sport and Recreation
Dept. of Community & Cultural Affairs
Fax (902)-859-8709

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