Promoting collaboration on performance solutions and professional development opportunities for high performance sport scientists in Canada

Sport Scientist Canada is governed through a Management Group that consists of representatives from national sport partners.  Its purpose is to provide guidance to the High Performance Advisory Councils (HPACs) and receive recommendations regarding performance sciences’ policies and protocols, and approve new initiatives supporting practitioner pathways.

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Sport Partner Organization
Canadian Sport Institute CalgaryJason PoolePerformance Services Director
Canadian Sport Institute PacificDr. Kirsten BarnesPerformance Services Director
Canadian Sport Institute OntarioRyan AtkisonPerformance Services Director
Institut national du sport du QuébecRoger ArchambaultVice-President – Performance Services
Canadian Sport Centre SaskatchewanHeather HynesLead, Nutrition
Canadian Sport Centre ManitobaKyle TurcotteDirector of Physical Preparation
Canadian Sport Institute AtlanticLeo ThornleyDirector of Sport Science, Lead Exercise Physiologist
Canadian Olympic CommitteeJosée Grand'Maître
Manager, Olympic Performance
Canadian Paralympic CommitteeMichelle KillinsDirector, Paralympic Performance and Pathway
Canadian Sport Institute AtlanticKen BagnellPresident
Canadian Olympic CommitteeDr. Mike WilkinsonSport Medicine Advisory Committee - Chair