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Douglas College Personal Trainer Program Save time and money and become a certified BCRPA personal trainer by taking all your courses with the Sports Institute! Our top quality instructors will lead you through the entire process from start to finish. You could be out in the community and earning money as a personal trainer before you know it. Tuition includes all textbooks, manuals, exams and evaluation fees. March 2016 - REGISTRATION NOW OPEN! You must be available to attend all dates in the schedule. Starts: Tuesday, March 1, 2016 Ends: Thursday, August 4, 2016 To register, call the...
Over Halfway - What’s Next? Almost there! On the home stretch to the 2016 VANCOUVER SUN RUN! As Sun Run InTraining continues, don’t miss this FREE SportMed RunWalk Webinar! With just over five weeks to go until The Vancouver Sun Run, SportMedBC’s Lynn Kanuka offers advice to get you ready for the home stretch of the InTraining program and looks ahead to more training and RunWalk options. REGISTER NOW Title: Over Halfway - What's Next? Date: Thursday, March 10th, 2016 Time: 12:00pm - 12:30pm SportMedBC will help you to a safe and comfortable finish at the 2016 Vancouver...
Just over two months to go until the 2016 Vancouver Sun Run! As Sun Run InTraining continues, check out this SportMed RunWalk / InTraining Webinar! It's normal to experience some aches and pains during training. Some pain will disappear, some might require rest. SportMedBC RunWalk Coach and Olympian Lynn Kanuka and physiotherapist Denine Ellis cover common injuries and provide advice to keep you healthy and fit! Video of 20wa7Y6b-Eo...
Just over two months to go until the 2016 Vancouver Sun Run! As Sun Run InTraining continues, don't miss this FREE SportMed RunWalk Webinar! It's normal to experience some aches and pains during training. Some pain will disappear, some might require rest. SportMedBC RunWalk Coach and Olympian Lynn Kanuka and physiotherapist Denine Ellis will cover common injuries and provide advice to keep you healthy and fit! REGISTER NOW Title: Injury Prevention & Management Date: Thursday, February 11th, 2016 Time: 12:00pm - 12:30pm...
Sun Run InTraining clinics begin January 16, 2016 and continue for thirteen weeks leading up to The Vancouver Sun Run on April 17, 2016. Clinics are available thoughout Greater Vancouver, as well as Bowen Island, Gibsons, Squamish. We also have a variety of clinics throughout the Fraser Valley, as well as the BC interior - Penticton, Kelowna, Kamloops and Salmon Arm. CLINIC LOCATIONS & DATES For $142 plus GST, InTraining includes: 13 weekly guided sessions with SportMedBC trained leaders Alanic Light Weight HydroLite short sleeve Sun Run InTraining Online Logbook PowerBar performance...
Here we go! 2016 Sun Run InTraining is just about to start. If you want to Walk or Nordic Walk, Learn to Run 10K or Run 10K Stronger, be sure to check out our first SportMed RunWalk Webinar! SportMedBC RunWalk Coach and Olympian Lynn Kanuka presents RunWalk & InTraining program information. You'll find out what's involved, what you'll need and where you can find online and clinic support to take you safely and comfortably through the Sun Run finish line! Video of kkpJGF_0jSs...
Here we go! 2016 Sun Run InTraining is just about to begin! If you want to Walk or Nordic Walk, Learn to Run 10K or Run 10K Stronger - Don't miss this FREE SportMed RunWalk Webinar! Join SportMedBC RunWalk Coach and Olympian Lynn Kanuka for specific RunWalk program information and find out what's involved, what you'll need, and where you can find online and clinic support to take you safely and comfortably through the Sun Run finish line! REGISTER NOW Title: Let's Get Started! Sun Run InTraining Program & Clinic Information Date: Thursday, January 14th, 2016 Time: 12:00pm...
The Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES) would like to alert the Canadian sport community that the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) 2016 Prohibited List came into effect on January 1, 2016. Notable modifications include: Insulin-mimetics were added to category S4. Hormone and Metabolic Modulators, to include all insulin-receptor agonists. Meldonium (mildronate) was added to category S4. “because of evidence of its use by athletes with the intention of enhancing performance.” It was clarified that the ophthalmic use of carbonic anhydrase inhibitors (S5. Diuretics and Masking...
EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR - SportMedBC SportMedBC is committed to identifying, developing and promoting Best Practices in Sport Health, Sport Safety, Sport Performance and Health Promotion. SportMedBC coordinates access to a network of sport medicine and sport science practitioners and strives to be the ultimate sport medicine and sport science resource within the provincial sport system and for all active British Columbians. Responsibilities: Reporting to the Board of Directors, the EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR provides organizational leadership and is responsible for over-sight of the implementation of...
For the first time ever, Drug Free Sport NZ has used a reformed doper to deliver a series of captivating video messages to warn New Zealand athletes about the perils of drug use. World-renowned road cyclist and former teammate of Lance Armstrong, Tyler Hamilton, filmed the videos when he was in the country earlier this year. The three enthralling and thought provoking videos include a direct message to athletes, a message to the parents of athletes, and top tips for staying clean. In the videos, Mr Hamilton appeals to sportspeople to “do the right thing” so that they can “...

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