HELP DISCOVER CANADA’S NEXT GENERATION OF OLYMPIC ATHLETES
Canadian Sport Centre Manitoba – RBC Training Ground is here – a day of physical challenges for athletes to showcase their podium potential.
RBC TRAINING GROUND is a talent identification and athlete funding program designed to uncover athletes with Olympic potential and provide them with the high-performance resources they need to achieve their podium dreams.
Athletes will compete in four exercises that include:
POWER: Vertical Jump – to assess the explosiveness of the lower body
SPEED: 10/30/40 Metre Sprint – to assess running velocity
STRENGTH: Isometric Mid-Thigh Pull– to assess general full-body muscular strength
ENDURANCE: 20 Metre Multi-Stage Shuttle Run– to assess general full-body endurance
BRANDON LOCAL QUALIFIER
SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 24, 9:00am – 3:00pm
BRANDON UNIVERSTIY, HEALTHY LIVING CENTRE, 2010 LOUISE AVENUE
WINNIPEG LOCAL QUALIFIERS
SATURDAY, APRIL 14, 9:00am – 3:00pm
GARDEN CITY COMMUNITY CENTRE, 725 KINGSBURY AVENUE
SATURDAY MARCH 17, 9:00am – 3:00pm
DAKOTA COMMUNITY CENTRE FIELD HOUSE, 1188 DAKOTA STREET
Athletes who meet or exceed performance benchmarks set by national sportofficials will be invited to attend the RBC Training Ground regional final to be held on Saturday, May 5 at the University of Winnipeg Gymnasium; where they’ll compete for a chance to receive funding and support to fuel their passion and ambition towards Olympic glory.
Find out if you’re Canada’s next Olympian at RBCTrainingGround.ca
The Canadian Sport Centre Manitoba (CSCM) was created as one of the many legacies of the 1999 Pan American Games held in Winnipeg. Today, CSCM is the hub for high-performance sport in Manitoba. A proud member of the Olympic and Paralympic Sport Institute Network, CSCM works to provide a world-class, multi-sport daily training environment for athletes and coaches through integrated services and programs in the fields of physiology, strength and conditioning, nutrition, psychology and support services.
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