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    U Sports

    • York’s Marcelle, Cape Breton’s Disipio headline 18 participants selected for 2021 U SPORTS Female Apprentice Coach Program
      Original Post from March 8, 2021 courtesy of USport: https://usports.ca/en/sports/soccer/f/news/2021/03/892682715/18-participants-selected-for-2021-22-u-sports-female-apprentice-coach-program In celebration of International Women’s Day, U SPORTS is proud to announce 18 former student-athletes have been selected for the 2021 U SPORTS Female Apprentice Coach Program. Leading this year’s class for the program’s second season are a pair…
    • U SPORTS Female Apprentice Coach Program: Renée Gauvin, Moncton
      Original Post from January 28, 2021 courtesy of: https://usports.ca/en/sports/soccer/f/news/2021/01/4040842415/u-sports-female-apprentice-coach-program-renee-gauvin-moncton Funded through Sport Canada, the U SPORTS Female Apprentice Coach Program originally launched in the 2019-20 season and aims to increase the number of females in coaching positions across Canadian universities – by matching apprentice coaches who have recently…
    • Stage Set For Return to CW Play in 2021-22
      Courtesy of Canada West originally published Wednesday May 5, 2021: https://canada-west.prezly.com/stage-set-for-return-to-cw-play-in-2021-22 CW members approve alternate formats for 2021-22 regular seasons, championships VANCOUVER – Canada West member institutions affirmed their commitment to return to conference competition in 2021-22 at the virtual Canada West AGM May 4-5….
    • Women’s Soccer + Soldier On | Soccer Féminin + Sans Limites
      Gracieuseté de gopaladinsgo.ca L’histoire suivante est une gracieuseté de gopaladinsgo.ca initialement publié le 23 avril 2021 https://gopaladinsgo.ca/news/2021/4/23/womens-soccer-soccer-f-minin-womens-soccer-soldier-on-soccer-f-minin-sans-limites.aspx Les Paladins collectent des milliers de fonds pour Sans Limites Au printemps, les membres de l’équipe de soccer féminin du CMR ont relevé un nouveau genre de défi….
    • Women’s Soccer + Soldier On | Soccer Féminin + Sans Limites
      The following story is courtesy of gopaladinsgo.ca originally published on April 23, 2021 https://gopaladinsgo.ca/news/2021/4/23/womens-soccer-soccer-f-minin-womens-soccer-soldier-on-soccer-f-minin-sans-limites.aspx The Paladins Raise Thousands for Soldier On This spring, the women’s soccer team at RMC took on a new kind of challenge. Trading their cleats for running shoes, the Paladins –…

    CCAA

    • ACAC Moves Forward with Preparations for the 2021/22 Season
      Story courtesy of the Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference April 23, 2021 https://www.acac.ab.ca/general/2020-21/releases/20210423q5i0de April 23, 2021 (Edmonton) – With endorsement from the 17-member institution Presidents on a Return to Sport proposal, the ACAC has been granted approval to draft schedules and commence preparations for the delivery…
    • Where Are We Now, And Where Are We Going…
      Enrique Domingo – Post Coach Contributor March 11, 2021 As Canadian colleges and universities wait on the resumption of varsity sports, some student-athletes and coaches may believe that suspending varsity sports was not the best choice. Just like in the U.S., where the NCAA did…
    • #CUBlackExcellence | Leslie “Tiger” Fitzpatrick ’01
      This article is courtesy of The Columbia University Athletics #CUBlackExcellence Campaign as it spotlights men’s soccer alumnus and current George Brown Women’s Head Coach Leslie “Tiger” FItzpatrick https://gocolumbialions.com/news/2021/3/9/mens-soccer-cublackexcellence-leslie-tiger-fitzpatrick-01cc.aspx. Men’s Soccer star Leslie “Tiger” Fitzpatrick ’01CC left a lasting impact at Columbia, one that is still…
    • CCAA Webinar Series
      Student-Athlete Wellness Courtesy of the CCAA and SIRC. The CCAA is pleased to introduce a round-table webinar series ( https://www.ccaa.ca/general/webinars/indexOpens in a new window). The goal of these panel discussions is to identify topics that are important to the CCAA and its stakeholders and invite experts…
    • PACWEST At Home – Kevin Lindo
      Original story from the PACWEST Athletic Association website by Ryan Watters September 24, 2020. The VIU Mariners were one win away from capturing a CCAA national gold medal, but ran into freezing cold temperatures, snow and a talented Dynamiques de Sainte-Foy team from the RSEQ….

    Canadian National Team

    • CANADA SOCCER HALL OF FAME CELEBRATES EARLY LEGENDS OF THE WOMEN’S NATIONAL TEAM
      Originally posted April 29, 2021 https://www.canadasoccer.com/news/canada-soccer-hall-of-fame-celebrates-early-legends-of-the-womens-national-team/ The Class of 2021 inductees are Sue Brand, Annie Caron, Carla Chin Baker, Janet Lemieux, Luce Mongrain, Suzanne Muir, Cathy Ross and Sue Simon Canada Soccer has honoured eight legends from the early days of its Women’s National Team…
    • Canada Soccer announces Professional Club Licensing renewals for 2021
      Courtesy of Canada Soccer Originally posted April 10, 2021 (French Story to Follow Below) Canada Soccer announces Professional Club Licensing renewals for 2021 Ahead of the 2021 season, Canadian Premier League clubs HFX Wanderers FC, Atletico Ottawa, York United FC, Forge FC, Valour FC, Cavalry…
    • CANADA SOCCER ANNOUNCES EXPANDED COACH EDUCATION SCHEDULE FOR 2021
      Expanded offering in 2021 includes new Youth Licence – Goalkeeping Canada Soccer has opened registration for its 2021 Coach Education Program. Due to the coronavirus pandemic, all courses in 2021 will be completed in an online format. In addition to Canada Soccer A, B, Youth,…
    • CPL Players Offered New Coaching Program by Canada Soccer
      Courtesy of CANPL.ca Staff January 12, 2021 https://canpl.ca/article/cpl-players-offered-new-coaching-program-by-canada-soccer. Canadian Premier League players have a brand new opportunity that could lead them to one day joining the professional coaching ranks. Canada Soccer announced on Tuesday that it has expanded its National Teams Combined C/B Licence Coach…
    • Canada Soccer | U SPORTS alum Waterman, Kaye to take part in men’s national team camp
      The January camp marks an exciting return for Canada Soccer’s Men’s National Team ahead of an important 2021 season Courtesy of Canada Soccer December 23, 2020 https://www.canadasoccer.com/news/canada-soccer-announces-squad-for-mens-national-team-camp-presented-by-allstate-in-january/ Canada Soccer have announced their squad for the upcoming January 2021 Men’s National Team camp presented by Allstate….

    Canadian Premier League

    • CPL 2021 season update: Clanachan committed to ‘June or early July’ start at single site, full 28-game season
      The following story from the CPL Staff is from the CPL website May 14, 2021 courtesy of: https://canpl.ca/article/cpl-2021-season-update-clanachan-committed-to-june-or-early-july-start-at-single-site-full-28-game-season Pour lire en français, cliquez ici. Below is a statement from Canadian Premier League Commissioner David Clanachan released Friday regarding the start of the 2021 CPL season….
    • Commissaire David Clanachan : La PLC engagée à la saison 2021
      Publié à l’origine le 28 avril 2021 https://fr.canpl.ca/?p=87936 Chers partisans de la Première Ligue canadienne, En plus de la flexibilité et de l’innovation, deux qualificatifs que j’utilise pour décrire notre ligue, je désire ajouter les mots persévérance et espoir! Comme vous le savez, nous avons…
    • Commissioner David Clanachan: CPL ‘focused and committed’ to 2021 Season
      Original story published April 28, 2021 courtesy of https://canpl.ca/article/commissioner-david-clanachan-cpl-focused-and-committed-to-2021-season Below is a letter from CPL commissioner David Clanachan regarding the upcoming season and the League’s commitment to taking the field in 2021. Pour lire en français, cliquez ici. Dear CPL Supporters, On top of adaptability and innovation…
    • Saskatoon Announced as Conditional Expansion Location For Ninth CPL Team
      The Canadian Premier League (CPL) announced Friday that a conditional expansion club is set to join the league pending the building of a soccer-specific stadium.
    • CPL DEEP DIVE: Cape Breton University’s Meteoric Rise To U SPORTS Powerhouse
      The following story is courtesy of the Canadian Premier League website originally posted on January 27, 2021 by Charlie O’Connor-Clarke (@CHARLIEJCLARKE) https://canpl.ca/article/cpl-deep-dive-cape-breton-universitys-meteoric-rise-to-u-sports-powerhouse The CPL DEEP DIVE, is a CanPL.ca series that takes an in-depth look at a particular subject matter of interest in the Canadian…