RBC TRAINING GROUND

Thursday, February 11, 2016

RBC TRAINING GROUND IS TRAVELLING ACROSS THE NATION TO IDENTIFY THE NEXT GENERATION OF CANADIAN OLYMPIC POTENTIAL. CBC SPORTS AND RBC INVITE YOU TO APPLY FOR A CHANCE TO ATTEND AN RBC TRAINING GROUND NEAR YOU!
Put your skills to the test through a series of physical challenges to showcase your athletic abilities. To see if you’ve got what it takes to be Canada’s next great Olympian, test yourself in the following workouts:

POWER – vertical jump, standing long jump, standing triple jump
SPEED – 40m running sprint, 6 second bike sprint
STRENGTH – 1 upper body push, 1 upper body pull, 1 leg press, medicine ball throw
ENDURANCE – arm/leg bike

One top performer* at each RBC Training Ground will get the ultimate sporting experience – at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.

All participants may be featured across the CBC/Radio-Canada network, as well as the RBC Training Ground website.

Apply below for a chance to take part in the RBC Training Ground nearest to you! Contest close dates are as follows:

Vancouver: February 11, 2016 at 11:59p.m. ET
Montreal: February 18, 2016 at 11:59p.m. ET
Toronto: February 18, 2016 at 11:59p.m. ET
Halifax: March 3, 2016 at 11:59p.m. ET

http://www.cbc.ca/olympics/trainingground/