Published on Wednesday, 01 February 2017 15:30
Please see the attached 2017 Canoe Slalom Program Fee Structure for this coming season. Please register at the link on the document. Direct all questions to Kathleen Tayler, Director of Competition or Anthony Colin, WO Head Coach if about suitability for a program.
WO Competition Committee
Published on Sunday, 22 January 2017 21:53
Announcement of Draft List of Ontario Card Nominations and Appeal Procedures
2016-2017 Quest for Gold – Ontario Athlete Assistance Program
January 19, 2017
WHITEWATER ONTARIO is pleased to announce a draft list of athletes and alternates who have been nominated for Ontario Cards under the 2016-2017 Quest for Gold - Ontario Athlete Assistance Program (OAAP). The athletes nominated were selected using the sport specific selection criteria developed by WHITEWATER ONTARIO’S Quest for Gold Selection Committee, approved by its Board of Directors and applied by (the) Selection Committee.
Spencer Pomeroy – C1M
Lois Betteridge – C1W
*Alternate(s) Liam Smedley (C1M)
Liam Smedley – C1M
Andrew Musgrave – K1M
Ben Risk – C1M
Sheamus O’Connell – K1M
*Alternate(s) Mael Rivard – K1M
Please note that this list is unofficial and is subject to change pending the outcome of any appeals and/or any re-selection decisions made by the PSO/MSO Selection Committee or the Quest for Gold Appeals Committee. As a consequence, this list should not be seen as final.
Athletes who have not been nominated and who wish to appeal this decision can do so by following the process set out in the Selection Criteria document
For questions regarding this announcement please contact the Whitewater Ontario Quest for Gold Selection Committee:
Celeste Corkery, Director Of Communication Whitewater Ontario
Kathleen Tayler, Director of Competition Whitewater Ontario
James Cartwright, High Performance Canoe Slalom Manager, Canoe Kayak Canada
David Gillespie, President of Whitewater Ontario
Published on Monday, 07 November 2016 23:55
1.0 Quest for Gold – Ontario Athlete Assistance Program 2016-2017 (OAAP) is funded by the Government of Ontario, through the Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Sport (MTCS), and operated through the Sport, Recreation & Community Programs Division. The overarching goal of the Quest for Gold – OAAP is directly related to the High Performance Sport goal of the Canadian Sport Policy – that Canadians are systematically achieving world-class results at the highest levels of international competition – by improving the performance and number of Ontario athletes performing at the national and international level, thereby contributing to the improved performance of Canada at international competitions.
Specific objectives of the program are:
a) To help athletes continue their pursuit of athletic excellence at the highest levels of national and international competition;
b) To encourage athletes to stay in Ontario to live and train;
c) To compensate athletes for earnings lost while training;
d) To enable athletes to successfully pursue excellence in sport while fulfilling their educational goals;
e) To increase athlete access to improved high performance coaching; and
f) To enhance training and competitive opportunities available to athletes.
See attachment for the complete athlete selection criteria document for 2016-17.
Published on Friday, 04 November 2016 20:14
OTTAWA — The Government of Canada, in partnership with the Canadian Olympic and Paralympic Committees, today hosted more than 250 Canadian athletes and coaches in Ottawa and Gatineau to celebrate their achievements at the Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games....... follow the link below:
Published on Friday, 04 November 2016 20:11
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