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CSIO Announces Partnership with Kula Yoga in Toronto and Oakville

For Immediate Release

TORONTO (January 21, 2019) – Canadian Sport Institute Ontario (CSIO) is proud to announce its partnership with Kula Yoga.

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 [email protected].

Kula Yoga offers 60+ yoga classes per week, workshops, family programming & teacher trainings. Their classes include gentle, hot, restorative, flow, yin, and power classes with an emphasis on alignment and intention. Kula Yoga’s teachers are unique, creative, and compassionate beings devoted to sharing the knowledge they have gathered on their journeys through life.

Kula Yoga is proud to offer access to their two locations:

Kula Oakville: 2640 Bristol Circle, suite 300, Oakville
Kula Annex: 304 Brunswick Avenue, Toronto


CSIO is proud to be partnering with Kula Yoga and to be bringing this incredible opportunity to our Toronto-based and Oakville-based athletes,” said Danielle GelineauCSIO Manger, Athlete Services. “We thank Kula Yoga for making yoga more accessible to our community of athletes and for providing a safe space to allow them to explore their practice.”

“Kula Yoga Studios are excited to partner with CSIO to support our Canadian athletes in achieving their best,” said Colin Matthews, Founder and Director, Kula Yoga. “Through Yoga, Breath Awareness and Meditation, Kula hopes to support a more integrated and mindful approach to performance and self care – which, in our experience, is a vital component in all peak performances.”
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: [email protected]