HISTORY

Sport North Bay held its first general meeting in the Spring of 2004, and the first Board of Directors was Elected with Karen Cobb as the inaugural Chair.

In 2005 Sport North Bay was incorporated and our logo was developed.

Below is a Chart Summary of some of our other activities since then!

Year Activities
2004 Andy Higgins – Guest speaker
2004 Gary Shulman – Guest speaker
2005 All Kids Need to Play – Panel Discussion
2005-2006 Local Hockey Meetings – led to formation of North Bay Partners in Hockey
2004 Fields Study Support
2005 Recess Revival – in conjunction with the local School Boards and Canadore College
2005-2006 Let’s Get Moving – in conjunction with the Health Unit
2006 Rod Johnston – Guest speaker
2006 Municipal Elections Candidate Survey
2005-2006 Fair Play Manual – developed – Launched with the assistance of Mike O’Shea in 2007
2005-2006 Athlete Follow Up Series in the Nugget
2004-2007 (Ongoing) Letters of Support(various projects)
2006-2007 Conference participation (various)
2004-2007 Community Leisure Guide articles
2005-2006 Communications Database
2005-2006 Presentations-Council
2006 SNB Flyer
2006-2007 True Sport movement
2006-2007 Strategic Plan developed
2006-2007 Local Sport Groups liaison/advice
2007-2008 Ice users Forums
2008 Body Sense Workshops
2008 Funding committee formed
2008 SNB Flyer -revised
2008 Nutrition For Athletes Workshop
2008 Web site developed and launched
2009 Basketball Workshops for Elementary and Secondary School athletes
2009 Presentation on LTAD (Long Term Athlete Development) for athletes, coaches, trainers and parents
2009 Organized Volunteers for Olympic Torch Relay
2010 Taping Workshop
2010 Soccer Workshops
2010 Dr. C. Campbell – Drugs and the Athlete
2010 Municipal Elections – Candidate survey
2010 Affordable Access to Sport and Recreation – panel discussion
2011 Member of MURF Committee
2011 Obtained Insurance
2011 Worked with Field Users to assist them forming a group
2011 Panel presentation – Concussions
2012 Member of STATS
2012 Healthy Community Symposium
2012 Injury Prevention Workshop
2012 Sport Council Summit
2013 Sport Council Summit – Scarborough
2013 Summer Sport Camp Guide
2013 Initiated Twitter Account
2014 Sport Council Summit – Huntsville
2014 Summer Sport Camp Guide
2014 Adopted Special Olympic Athlete for Winter Games
2014 Dr. Patel – Sport Psycologist
2014 Municipal Election – Candidate Questionnaire
2015 Rowing Club RBC Grant Assistance
2015 Summer Sport Camp Guide
2015 Jennifer Sygo – Nutrition Presentation