BC Athletics To Provide 10 Grants of $200 Towards SPIN Summit Registration

BC Athletics will be providing 10 grants of up to $200 for coaches interested in attending the 2017 SPIN Summit in Richmond.  Grants will be provided through an online application process. The application deadline is Monday, October 23rd, 2017.  All applicants must be current coach members of BC Athletics in good standing and be at a minimum Club Coach Trained.

Summit Overview:

The SPort INnovation (SPIN) Summit is Canada’s cutting edge symposium for professional development and networking in the areas of applied sport science, sports medicine, and innovation. This annual conference combines experts from around the globe to build knowledge and tools, for future Olympic and Paralympic sport success through technological and scientific research. The 12th annual SPIN Summit will be held 4-6 October 2017 in Richmond, British Columbia. More details about the Summit can be found here


WHEN: Wednesday, October 4, 2017 - Friday, October 6, 2017; 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM Pacific Time

WHERE: The Sheraton Vancouver Airport; 7551 Westminster Hwy; Richmond, British Columbia, V6X 1A3, Canada



Prior to
31 August, 2017

Prior to
29 September, 2017

4 October, 2017

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Coaches Eligibility:

For a coach to be eligible for the grant the following requirements must be met:

  • Be a 2017 or 2018 Coach member of BC Athletics
  • Be at a minimum Club Coach Trained
  • Submit the Grant application with the Receipt for the SPIN Summit Registration for the $200.00 grant following the SPIN Summit – Due no later than October 23, 2017.