Coaching Association of Canada

Upcoming Safe Sport Talks webinar:

Starting the Equity, Diversity, Inclusion conversation with Mark Tewksbury and guests

November 25 from 2-3:30 PM (ET)


  • Pascal Clément (Retired Volleyball Coach at Laval University)

  • Tara Mrakic (Flag Football Head Coach at Vanier College)

  • Ryan Gushulak (Safe Sport Manager with Artistc Swimming) 

Join the conversation as Mark Tewksbury guides us through four unique sport experiences that examine gender and sexual diversity through the lens of coaches and administrator.

About Mark Tewksbury: Olympian, Leader, Speaker, Human rights advocate

Mark is a record-breaking backstroke swimmer who holds 21 national titles, seven world records, and Olympic gold, silver and bronze medals.

When he publicly came out in 1998, Mark was one of the first openly gay Olympic Champions in the world and has been a leader with the global LGBTQI2S movement ever since.

Register here

Past webinars:

Safe Sport Talks: Not Another Safe Sport Webinar

Presented by Lise MacLean, an HR specialist and Safe Sport Officer for multiple national sports, discussed discrimination, harassment and maltreatment in the context of the workplace and of safe sport.

Recording is available upon request at