AthletesCAN congratulates President Josh Vander Vies on the announcement of his retirement from Boccia

(Ottawa, ON – May 7) AthletesCAN congratulates President Josh Vander Vies, bronze medalist at the London 2012 Paralympic Games in the sport of Boccia, on the announcement of his retirement from sport, after eleven years on the Canadian national team.

Josh earned a number of international podium finishes, and his international career is highlighted by a bronze medal win at the London Paralympic Games, with doubles partner, Marco Dispaltro.


Jasmine Northcott concludes successful term as Executive Director of AthletesCAN

March 11, 2015 (OTTAWA, ON)  - AthletesCAN President, Josh Vander Vies announced today that Executive Director Jasmine Northcott will be leaving AthletesCAN, after 14 years with the organization, to take on new challenges as the Chief Executive Officer of Water Ski and Wakeboard Canada.


A letter to the sport community by outgoing AthletesCAN president, Erik Petursson

Dear Canadian Sport Community,

After eight years on the board of directors of Canada’s Association of National Team Athletes, I address you with a few key observations and takeaways on the role of AthletesCAN and on the succession of the board leadership to Josh Vander Vies.

AthletesCAN is a PERFORMANCE focused organization.  We have renewed our focus as Canada’s Association of National Team Athletes on the unique leadership role of bringing an effective, responsible, and valuable athlete voice to the Canadian Sport Community.


Notice of Annual General Meeting 2014

Notice of Meeting

AthletesCAN PO Box 60039 RPO Findlay Creek
Ottawa ON  K1T 0K9

Pursuant to the provisions of the Canada Not-for-Profit Corporations Act, notice is hereby given of the Annual General Meeting (AGM) of AthletesCAN – Athletes Association of Canada, to be held in Calgary, Alberta on September 27th & 28th, 2014.

Westin Calgary 320 4 Ave SW
Calgary AB  T2P 2S6



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