Knights and NSC partner to offer Sport Niagara Youth Academy

Bram Cotton and Sean KennedyThe Niagara College Department of Athletics and the Niagara Sport Commission have partnered to create the Sport Niagara Youth Academy, which will see Niagara College student-athletes provide a free opportunity for children ages 8-11 to participate in 13 weeks of programming inspired by the True Sport Principles.

The 13-week Sport Niagara Youth Academy will be held on Sunday mornings from 8:00-9:00 am at Niagara College’s Welland Campus Athletic Centre, and will see all eight of the college’s varsity teams serve as instructors.

Spots are still available in the13-week pilot program, which will run from September 15 to December 8 and the program is free of charge. For more information please contact program coordinator, Brittany Durdin of the Niagara Sport Commission at 905-680-8085 ext: 31 or by email at

Read the full story on the Niagara College Knights web site.

At right: Niagara Sport Commission executive director Bram Cotton (left) and Niagara College vice president of student and external relations Sean Kennedy.

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