EC/University of Guelph Survey on Sport Participation

first_imgAttention Sport Licence Holder:As part of the Competitions Structural Alignment project, Equestrian Canada (EC) is collaborating with the University of Guelph on a research project to identify the cost of participating in sport. The findings from this research will provide important data and support EC with our review of the competition system to help us better align the pathway from pony to podium. Your participation is strongly encouraged and, by doing so, you have the chance to win a fantastic prize!Please read the below from Norm O’Reilly and Michael Alcorn at the University of Guelph to learn more.As part of a graduate research project at the University of Guelph, the survey below is designed to identify the many costs associated with sport participation and will help provide information to both sport organizations and their members about the expenses of participation. The survey should take approximately 10 minutes to complete. Use the link below to complete the survey on the cost to participate in organized sport for a chance to win BeatsX earphones (chances of winning will be determinant on the total number of survey respondants)! If you have any questions, please contact Norm O’Reilly (principle investigator; [email protected]) or Michael Alcorn (student researcher; [email protected]).COMPLETE THE SURVEYThis project has been reviewed by the Research Ethics Board for compliance with federal guidelines for research involving human participants (REB# 20-05-017).Please note that this survey is intended to be anonymous and confidential. Tags: University of Guelph, Equestrian Canada, survey, Competitions Structural Alignment, sport participation, We’ll send you our regular newsletter and include you in our monthly giveaways. PLUS, you’ll receive our exclusive Rider Fitness digital edition with 15 exercises for more effective riding. More from News:MARS Bromont CCI Announces Requirements For US-Based RidersThe first set of requirements to allow American athletes and support teams to enter Canada for the June 2-6 competition have been released.Canadian Eventer Jessica Phoenix Reaches the 100 CCI4*-S MarkPhoenix achieved the milestone while riding Pavarotti at the inaugural 2021 CCI4*-S at the Land Rover Kentucky Three-Day Event.Tribunal Satisfied That Kocher Made Prolonged Use of Electric SpursAs well as horse abuse, the US rider is found to have brought the sport into disrepute and committed criminal acts under Swiss law.Washington International Horse Show Returns to TryonTIEC will again provide the venue for the WIHS Oct. 26-31 with a full schedule of hunter, jumper and equitation classes. SIGN UP Email* Subscribe to the Horse Sport newsletter and get an exclusive bonus digital edition! Horse Sport Enewslast_img read more