ATHLETE'S HANDBOOK

Performance in Sport

Many components contribute to achieving athletic excellence.  Quality coaching, good nutrition and mental preparation are just a few of the essential elements crucial to success in sport. This section includes information on aspects that can help you perform better.  More Info...


Sport Organizations

Their are a number of sport organizations at the local, provincial, national, and international level that offer services or programs to assist athletes at various stages of their athletic careers. Learn more about the role of these different organizations. More Info...


Money and Funding

As you progress through your athletic career, you will find that there are more and greater costs associated with the higher levels of the competition. Most athletes are constantly trying to balance the needs of their competitive career (training costs, equipment, travel costs, food and accommodation), their social life (responsibility to family), post competitive career (school) and the limited finances they have. Available funding opportunities, tips and details of available support (including the Sport Canada Athlete Assistance Program) are outlined to help you achieve this balance. More Info...


Making the Transition from an Athletic Career

At the end of an athletic career, athletes must choose and follow a new path. This is traditionally very difficult and is made even more challenging if left until the end of a competitive career. It is never too early to start developing skills that may lead to another occupation or to consider what you might want to do when you are finished in high performance sport. Access information about making the transition easier and find out more about sport related careers. More Info...

 

 

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