CSIO Announces Partnership with Modo Yoga Danforth in Toronto

Monday, February 11, 2019

For Immediate Release

TORONTO (February 11, 2019) – Canadian Sport Institute Ontario (CSIO) is proud to announce its partnership with Modo Yoga Danforth, located at 372a Danforth Avenue in Toronto.

The partnership will provide CSIO-registered athletes with an opportunity to access the studio and cultivate their yoga practice. CSIO-registered athletes interested in getting involved or learning more about this opportunity are to contact Danielle Gelineau, Manager, Athlete Services at dgelineau@csiontario.ca.  

Modo Yoga believes in taking care of one another and the Earth, supporting local communities, creating inclusive spaces, staying curious and humble, and seeking out peace at every opportunity. Modo Yoga Danforth offers a variety of classes throughout the week such as Yin, Flow and Pilates. To learn more about Modo Yoga Danforth, visit their website here.
 

QUOTES:

CSIO is proud to be partnering with Modo Yoga Danforth and to be bringing this incredible opportunity to our Toronto-based athletes,” said Danielle Gelineau, CSIO Manger, Athlete Services. We thank Modo Yoga Danforth for providing a safe and inclusive space for our athletes to connect to their yoga practice.

“Modo means ‘A Place for All’, and Modo Yoga Danforth is excited to welcome the athletes from CSIO to join our community. We hope this partnership will give the athletes a place of refuge and sanctuary to practice hot yoga” Michelle Corbeil, Modo Yoga Danforth Studio Director
 

About Canadian Sport Institute Ontario

Located at the new Toronto Pan Am Sports Centre, the largest legacy facility of the Toronto 2015 Pan/Parapan American Games, Canadian Sport Institute Ontario (CSIO) is committed to the pursuit of excellence by providing world-class programs, services, and leadership to high performance athletes and coaches to enhance their ability to achieve international podium performances. CSIO offers athletes a range of sport science and sport medicine services including nutrition, physiology, biomechanics, strength & conditioning, mental performance and sport therapy; as well as life services and assistance with transitioning in to and out of sport. CSIO also delivers programming and services to National and Provincial Sport Organizations and coaches to work towards building a stronger sport system in Ontario.

As a key partner in the sport systems of both Ontario and Canada, CSIO services approximately 700 high performance athletes and 250 coaches and is part of a larger network of 4 institutes and 3 multi-sport centres across the country. CSIO is supported by the Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Sport, Sport Canada, Own the Podium, the Canadian Olympic Committee, the Canadian Paralympic Committee, and the Coaching Association of Canada, along with the National and Provincial Sport Organizations within the sector.

 

Media Contacts:

David Chu, Director, Corporate Services and Partnerships

Canadian Sport Institute Ontario
Tel: 416.596.1240 ex 202
Email: dchu@csiontario.ca

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