High Performance Update from Sail Canada:
Don Adams, CEO of Sail Canada, gives an update on the High Performance plan to develop athletes with medal contention for Canada in 2024 and 2028.
It has been almost a year since I mentioned in one of these columns that Sail Canada would be implementing a new High Performance Plan, which will have the ingredients for long-term podium success. I also mentioned that there were key elements that Sail Canada would need to have in place.
I am now happy to report that after extensive dialogue with Sail Canada stakeholders, Provincial Sailing Organizations, Coaches, Clubs, and the High Performance Committee, Sail Canada has developed a High Performance plan. This plan will l…
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Embracing Change at Leadership Forum:
The Sailing Leadership Forum has attracted leaders in the sport to meet and learn from one-another amid a full schedule of presentations on February 1-3 in St. Petersburg, FL. Scuttlebutt editor Craig Leweck shares some notes from the sessions he attended on February 1:
8:30-9:30am: USA Swimming’s Safe Sport Journey – Overcoming Crisis to Keep Kids Safe
Presenter: Susan Woessner, USA Swimming
The session began with a quote: “A movement needs people. It is an uprising, a rebellion against the status quo, a groundswell of momentum. It must mean something, and it must be worth fighting for.” It was t…
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