EVENT TEAMS refers to the athletes selected to represent Canada at International and Continental Competitions.
Selections to Event Teams are separate from selections to the High Performance Program (HPP).
The following document describes the framework for athlete selections to International and Continental Series Competitions for the 2021-2024 Olympic Cycle.
CEC selects Event Teams for the following competitions:
- Major Games – Olympics, Pan American Games, World Multi-Sport Games
- Selection Criteria for these events is determined by the governing bodies for each (i.e IOC for Olympics).
- IFSC World Championships, World Cups and Pan American Series Events
- Additional Select Continental Series Events
Amendments to Event Team Selections
CEC has made amendments to the Event Teams Selection document as a result of the disruptions to the 2021 competition season and some key learnings from the Tokyo Olympic Games. Below is a Summary of the amendments contained in the HPP doc.
A summary of the Amendments contained in All High Performance Program docs is available here.
Summary of Event Team Selections Amendments
Principles and Process
- Amendments and increased detail to 2022 Senior WC Event Team Selections.
- Addition of article to detail Maintenance of Priority Selection status for Olympic and National Squads.
- Clarification to Youth Team Event Teams selection process.