Start, stop, reopen, lockdown, restrictions. Sound familiar? These are all terms that have become part of everyday vernacular over the past 14 months with the Covid-19 pandemic affecting virtually every aspect of our lives.
The 2021 Major League Baseball season is now well underway and with 11 Canadians having seen game action thus far. Here are some storylines for fans North of the Border to keep their eyes on throughout the year:
OTTAWA- Due to the ongoing concerns surrounding the Covid-19 pandemic and taking into consideration the realities of hosting national level competitions for communities, Baseball Canada’s Board of Directors have made the difficult decision to cancel all 2021 Baseball Canada National Championships scheduled for August and September.
The mission of Sport Canada, a division of Canadian Heritage is to support the achievement of high performance excellence and the development of the Canadian sport system to strengthen the unique contribution that sport makes to Canadian identity, culture and society. Visit Sport Canada at: www.pch.gc.ca/sportcanada.
Home-Field Advantage is a 52-week experience alongside 52 of the most prolific Baseball figures across Canada. Each week you’ll have an opportunity to spend 15 minutes immersed in a conversation that will evolve the way you coach, communicate and lead.
Long Term Athlete Development (LTAD) is a systemic approach being developed and adopted by Baseball Canada to maximize a participant's potential and involvement in our sport. The LTAD framework aims to define optimal training, competition and recovery throughout an athlete's career to enable him / her to reach his / her full potential in baseball and as an athlete.