Event: June 6 is Canadian national health and fitness day. http://www.participaction.com/national-health-and-fitness-day/
Expert: Lindsay Duncan
Expertise: Lindsay Duncan can talk about motivation, how to find the right activities that you will be motivated to stick with. Going to the gym is not the only option for getting active. An assistant professor in Kinesiology & Physical Education, she is also the coach of the Varsity Synchronized Swimming team at McGill and has been coaching kids in the community for years.
lindsay.duncan [at] mcgill.ca
(514) 398-4184 loc. 00919
Expert: Gordon Bloom
Expertise: An expert in sport psychology, Gordon Bloom focuses on coaching. He studies how both elite and youth sport coaches use knowledge, leadership, and mentoring to create a positive environment for excellence and participation in sport. He can also talk about how various psychological factors, such as leadership, communication, goal setting, and team cohesion, influence involvement and performance in sport and physical activity.
(514) 398-4184, ext. 0516
gordon.bloom [at] mcgill.ca