WinSport

 
Mandate:
WinSport's mandate is to manage, operate and maintain Canada Olympic Park ("COP"). To provide training, coaching, competition and recreation facilities to be used by high-performance athletes, developing athletes and the community.
WinSport's world-class coaching, training and competition facilities support the ever-growing number of Canadian athletes achieving podium finishes on the global stage.
COP is home to new winter Olympic sports and to more than 15 National and Provincial Sport Organizations as well as the Canadian Sport Institute Calgary, which all support high-performance sport. COP is a year-round sport and recreation hub for Calgarians.
WinSport's annual economic impact on the City of Calgary is $120 million and the park welcomes more than 1.2 million visitors each year.
 
Composition:
13 Directors elected or appointed at the Annual General Meeting
1 Director appointed by the Government of Canada
1 Director appointed by the Government of Alberta
1 Director appointed by The City of Calgary
1 Director appointed by the University of Calgary
1 Director appointed by the Town of Canmore
1 Director appointed by the Calgary Booster Club
1 Director appointed by the Board, who shall be the current President of the Association

The City of Calgary may only appoint one (1) Director.
Term:
Confirmed annually
Term Expiry Month:
October
Meetings:
Quarterly
Day:  
Time:  
Location:  N/A
Quorum:
50%
Resource Staff:
{Vacant}, ()
Administrative Contact:
Kim Jones (Vice President & General Counsel)
WinSport
88 Canada Olympic Road SW
Calgary AB T3B 5R5
Bus: 403-202-6324
Reports To:
SPC on Community and Protective Services
Website:
WinSport


ChairVice ChairMemberRoleCurrent AppointmentExpiry Year
   James McLaughlinDirector appointed by The City of Calgary20182021



Authority  Description Decision
1. 1956 Foundation of the Calgary Olympic Development Association (CODA), to bid on behalf of Calgary to host an Olympic Winter Games.
2. 1981 September 30 CODA won the bid from the International Olympic Committee for Calgary to become the host city for the XV Olympic Winter Games in 1988.
3. 1982 March 22, C82-33 Establishment of the XV Olympic Winter Games Organizing Committee. The Committee will be legally separate from CODA. Transfer of responsibilities from CODA to the Organizing Committee.
4. 1988 February 13 to February 28 1988 Winter Olympics.
5. Following the Games in 1988 CODA evolved into a new vision for Canadian winter sport, with the transition to WinSport.