Thursday, October 24, 2013
The Sail Canada Para LTAD Summit kicks off today and continues on Friday at the Delta Centre -Ville in Montreal just before the Sail Canada AGM and conference!
Colin Guthrie of the Mental Performance Group and 2012 Olympic Sailing Team Support Staff will facilitate activities during the course of the seminar. Included are sessions addressing the strategy and vision of Paralympic sailing to training coaches for para programming.
Erik Stibbe, coach of the Canadian Paralympic Team will be delivering a keynote on High Performance Partners and the Paralympics. Gold medallist Paul Tingley will be contributing his Paralympic wealth of knowledge as a sailor along with other notable delegates in establishing a vision for Paralympic sailing programming across the country! Author of ‘No accidental champions’, Colin Higgs, will also round out the very experienced panel of Paralympic pioneers!
This Parasport LTAD Summit is made possible through the financial contributions from the Canadian Paralympic Committee and Sport Canada