Develop mental and emotional skills for optimal performance in competition. Individual and team counselling and educational services with the Oval’s Sport Psychologist.
Is your training plan progressing you towards your performance goal? OVALHP offers Athletic Performance Testing, Anthropometric Measurement, Functional Movement Screen, and more.
Proper fuel and hydration will allow you to train harder, work smarter, and perform better. The Oval’s Sport Dietitian can help you and your team perfect your nutritional needs.
Access 14,000 sq. ft. of integrated sport medical services, including family practice, sport rehab, and a pharmacy. Supporting high performance athletes to perform their best.
We have your bases covered with gold standard concussion management planning, starting with the ImPACT® Baseline Test. Get the support you need from Lifemark Sport Medicine.
To activate or re-activate your Gymworks Membership, send confirmation of eligibility with CSI as a Gymworks Carded athlete via email.
Proof of eligibility can include:
Rachelle Duckworth worked with the Canadian Sport Institute to support Olympic athletes with nutrition interventions, presentations, and workshops, as well as recipe development.
Scott Donald (MKin, BSc) has worked with high performance organizations including Table Tennis North, BC Speed Skating, Curl BC, and the Vancouver Titans.
Chris Spencer (NSCA CSCS, USAW Level 1) was on Team BC’s coaching staff at the Canada Summer Games and the National Basketball Championships. He is doing a Master’s in High Performance Coaching.
Tom Clifford (BSc) graduated from the University of Gloucestershire before working in Australia, and Singapore and settling in Canada. These experiences allowed Tom to work with a variety of athletes from young hockey players to professional rugby athletes.
Evan Thomas (NSCA CSCS, RKin, NASM-MMT) has worked as a high performance off-season hockey coach and power skating instructor. He has also worked in active injury rehabilitation.
Georgia Grieve (NSCA CSCS) brings experience in a motor learning lab to her coaching approach. She is completing a Master’s of Science in Kinesiology at UBC.
Jackson Cheung (NSCA CSCS, NCCP-Athletics) competed on the national hurdling team and won the 2017 Canada Summer Games sprint hurdles. He has worked as a coach at the Oval since 2016.
Matt Woodley (NASM-PES, CPT) represented England in numerous International Basketball Tournaments. He is a certified British Weightlifting Level 1 Olympic Lifting Coach.
Ciara Hennessy (BSc Sport & Exercise, PN1, GGS-1) has a Bachelor’s degree in sport and exercise science. She grew up playing and coaching Gaelic football where she continued to become the S&C coach for Irelands top level teams.
Jackie Chan (RKin, NSCA CPT) has a background in strength and conditioning for figure skating. She also works in the field of active rehabilitation and corrective exercise.
Sam McQueen (BCRPA CPT, RMT) is a recent graduate from the Langara College RMT program, Sam will use his knowledge of how the human body works and experience with sports such as soccer, hockey and rowing to maximize the time spent in the gym to get the most out of each athlete.