>>2nd Annual Mayor’s Breakfast Honouring Sport

Please join His Worship, Mayor Dave Bronconnier, the Calgary Sport Council, past and present elite athletes, and aspiring grassroots athletes for the Mayors Breakfast Honouring Sport in Calgary.  This unique annual event not only celebrates Calgary athletes, it supports a common vision that sport is integral to quality of life, community well being and economic prosperity in Calgary.

Tables are being sold at $1,000.00 each.  You will have six seats at your table and be joined by one elite athlete and one grassroots athlete.  Your company/organization will also receive recognition in our event program.

Funds raised through your corporate support will assist the Calgary Sport Council fulfill its role in the implementation of the Civic Sport Policy and our mission to, assist, support and influence the growth of amateur sport in Calgary.

Event Awards

The Calgary Sport Council with the assistance of the Mayor will present two awards during the breakfast:

Sport Leadership & Excellence Award

Award Criteria and Nomination Form

Business and Sport Excellence Award

Award Criteria and Nomination Form


>>Volunteers Required

August 25-27, Stampede Park. Calgary, Alberta, Canada

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Sport Facts

>>>The Future of Leisure, Recreation and Sport in Canada: A SWOT for Small Sized Enterprises

By George Karlis, Ph.D.Associate Professor,

School of Human Kinetics, University of Ottawa

The leisure, recreation and sport industries in Canada, as has been the case in most nations throughout the world, have been subject to globalization and corporate influence. In recent years, the number of small sized leisure, recreation and sport enterprises (i.e., family or individually owned sport stores or health clubs) have drastically been reduced …. to read on click here.

>>The Economic Impact of Sport in Calgary 
The results are in and they are impressive! The Calgary Sport Council has written a summary of the study commissioned as part of the development of Calgary’s Civic Sport Policy. The results are huge! says Daryl Leinweber, Chair of the Calgary Sport Council.Calgary is a young, vibrant city and this report refers to how activity, and being active, can generate an incredible economic impact. Read the summary article here. 
>>The Socio-cultural Impact of Sport in Calgary
The Calgary Sport Council has also summarized the recent report on the Social and Cultural Benefits of Sport in Calgary. “The report showed our sport community is expanding and thriving, says Dale Henwood , President of the Canadian Sport Centre Calgary and Chair of Sport Alberta. There are so many different opportunities for people of all ages, ability levels and backgrounds. Read the article summary here.