Zina Kocher on the Need for Fundraising in Canadian Amateur Sport

Zina Kocher has written a must-read blog post on the financial realities faced by herself in particular and our amateur Olympians in general, and the struggles they have to pay in order to train and compete in the sports they love.

It is an informative bit of writing for those who think that all elite athletes are astronomically well-paid and live the easy life playing the games they love. For these amateur athletes, figuring out how to pay to play is all part of their job, just as much as the actual training and competing is.

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