Sponsorship Opportunities


Grande Prairie Regional Sport Connection is hosting the first Alberta North Sport Conference. The conference will bring together a team of professionals offering interactive sessions addressing safe sport, mental health in sport, LGBTQI2S community, grassroots sport sponsorship and more to help sport volunteers, coaches, parents and teachers better support your athletes and create a safe, healthy and fun sporting environment for all.


The conference is in its inaugural year with a goal to house 200+ audience members with a reach to North West Territories, North Eastern BC, Northern Alberta and surrounding areas. 

Our audience will comprise of sport volunteers, coaches, teachers and parents.

The conference will feature sessions with dynamic speakers sharing information and tools for quality coaching and sport management. There will be 3 keynote speakers and activation space for brand awareness and community engagement.

Sponsor Benefits

  • Sponsor a keynote or session of your choice (list and descriptions available below),
  • On stage speaking opportunity welcoming and thanking your selected keynote/ session.
  • Recognition on our new website, where the conference has its own landing page. 
  • Brand representation on event signage.
  • Recognition in the chamber connections newsletter.
  • Participation mentions on event related posts, on all Grande Prairie Regional Sport Connection’s social media platforms. 
  • Representation of your generous support at the press conference.
  • On-site activation opportunity.




Session(s) Name(s):

Fuel for Sport:  Eating for Optimal Performance

Learn more about Jennifer Sygo and her session


Session(s) Name(s):

Empowering youth leaders, coaches, officials and participants to recognize,  understand, respond and prevent to issues of abuse, bullying, harassment and  discrimination.

Learn more about Wayne McNeil and his session


Session(s) Name(s):

Sponsorship Bootcamp

Learn more about Brent Barootes and his session


Session(s) Name(s):

Session #1:

How to Manage Risk and Implement Safe Sport -Sport Law and Strategy Group

Session #2:

Setting Expectations on Behaviour for Coaches, Athletes, Parents and Officials – Sport Law and Strategy Group

Learn more about LJ Bartle and her session

Kristopher Wells                        

Session(s) Name(s):

You Can Play: The Impact of LGBTQ+ Inclusion in Sport

Learn more about Kristopher Wells and his session

Hamish Black                    

Session(s) Name(s):

You Can Play: The Impact of LGBTQ+ Inclusion in Sport

Learn more about Hamish Black and his session

MATT BAIN                           

Session(s) Name(s):

Understanding Anxiety Associated with Sport Performance

Learn more about Matt Bain and his session

RON THOMSON                          

Session(s) Name(s):

Running Effective Practices that Lead to Peak Performance

Learn more about Ron Thomson and his session


Session(s) Name(s):

Dynamic Warm-Up and Injury Prevention for the High School Athlete

Learn more about James Phillips and his session


Session(s) Name(s):

Athletic Development: Building the complete athlete

Learn more about James Phillips, Jodi Minton and their session

Interested in Sponsoring this event? 

View the sponsor package here

or contact us at: (780)533-5223 or paige@gpsportconnect.ca