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CSIO Announces Partnership with Modo Yoga St. Catharines

For Immediate Release

TORONTO (August 9, 2019) – Canadian Sport Institute Ontario (CSIO) is proud to announce its partnership with Modo Yoga St. Catharines.

The partnership will provide CSIO-registered athletes with an opportunity to access the studio and cultivate their yoga practice at a special rate.

Modo Yoga studios are a community of 70 studios worldwide, made up of inspired students joined together by the love of yoga. Modo Yoga St. Catharines offers a variety of classes throughout the week such as Yin, Flow, and Hatha.

Athletes interested in learning more about accessing the studio at a discounted rate should connect with Danielle Gelineau, Manager, Athlete Services at [email protected].


CSIO is excited to partner with Modo Yoga St. Catharines. Having had such positive uptake with our athletes accessing yoga classes with our previous three Modo Yoga partnerships, adding an additional location was a natural progression. Providing discounted access to Modo Yoga St. Cathartines is another step in helping our affiliated athletes achieve their optimal physical performance.”

Danielle Gelineau, Manager, Athlete Services, CSIO

“We are so happy for Modo Yoga St. Catharines to be entering this partnership with Canadian Sport Institute Ontario athletes. As former elite athletes ourselves, we know the value of yoga practice to enhance performance, help regulate the nervous system, or just plain relax depending on where you are in your training cycles. We look forward to practicing with you.”

Eric Mathias and Julia Cowan, Modo Yoga St. Catharines
About Canadian Sport Institute Ontario

Canadian Sport Institute Ontario (CSIO) is a non-profit organization 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, sport therapy and life services. CSIO also delivers programming and services to National and Provincial Sport Organizations and coaches to work towards building a stronger sport system in Ontario and Canada.

CSIO services approximately 700 high performance athletes and 250 coaches, at its main facility at the Toronto Pan Am Sports Centre, its satellite location at the Mattamy National Cycling Centre in Milton, and in daily training environments across Ontario. CSIO is part of a larger network of 4 institutes and 3 multi-sport centres across the country known as the Canadian Olympic and Paralympic Sport Institute Network, working in partnership with the Canadian Olympic Committee and Canadian Paralympic Committee. CSIO is further supported by the Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Sport, Sport Canada, Own the Podium, and the Coaching Association of Canada, along with the National and Provincial Sport Organizations within the sector.


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Media Contacts:

Laura Albright, Manager, Communications & Events|
Canadian Sport Institute Ontario
Tel: 416.596.1240 ex 238
Email: [email protected]