The Columbia Basin Community Sports Excellence Series will bring sports community leaders, researchers and physical literacy educators from across Canada to the Basin.
This free virtual series is designed to grow, inspire, and support community sports in the Columbia Basin and provide a forum for everyone within the multisport community to learn, share best practices, trends and innovations.
These interactive online workshops are your chance to connect with thought leaders, learn about the latest sports research, programs, opportunities and ask questions. Be part of the movement that creates collective impact and drives change in community sports program development in the Columbia Basin. Hosted via Sport Columbia Basin, and supported by Basin PLAYS, the series includes the following opportunities:
Tuesday March 2, 6:30 pm, Keynote: The 4 Year Olympian. Speaker: Olympian Jeremiah Brown
Tuesday March 2, 7:30 pm Workshop: Creating Environments for Excellence Using Science. Presenter: Dr. Kerry MacDonald
Wednesday, March 3, 6:30 pm. Workshop: The Grind to the Top. Presenter: 2x Olympian Martha McCabe
Wednesday, March 3, 7:30 pm. Workshop: Gut Health and IBS in Athletes. Presenter: Christina Suter
Thursday, March 4, 6:30 pm Workshop name: Sport and Recreation Supports Available to the Columbia Basin. Presenters: Mike Kent & Andrea Tyreman, Basin Plays; Janet Rerecich, BC Recreation & Parks Association; Michelle Webster, ISPARC: James Brotherhood & Jared Kope, ViaSport
One registration gives you access to the entire series! For information on how to register, visit
Basin Plays