Sr B Men Indoor - Program Info

Sr B Men Indoor - Program Info

The purpose of the National B Team is to identify, select and train a group of athletes who have potential or demonstrated international skill and experience to represent Canada at the elite level.

Athlete eligibility

All athletes MUST:

  • Be a Canadian citizen and have a valid Canadian passport.  
  • Have a passport should be valid until April 1, 2020

Athlete identification and selection

1. Identification: Athletes will initially be identified for the Men's National Team through observation by National Team Staff throughout the club, college, university and professional seasons. 

2. 2019 Selection Camp  - Click here for information document

Program plan

April 14 – Deadline for application to selection camp
May 1-6  – Selection camp – Gatineau
May 7 - August 19 – Training Camp – Gatineau
June 14-22 – Pan American Cup - Colima, Mexico
August 20-25 – NORCECA Champions Cup  - Colorado Springs, USA 

Financial Implications

  • Athletes will be supported financially through Sport Canada carding for a minimum of 4 months at $1060/month (D or C1 card) or $1765/month (SR card).
  • Tuition support for the 2019-2020 academic year; Tuition support is available for courses at Canadian Universities or Colleges that are publicly supported. Other Canadian educational institutions may be considered for Tuition support on a case-by-case basis and must be pre-approved by the AAP Manager.
  • AAP will cover a carded athlete’s tuition fees up to a maximum of $5,500 per carding cycle.
  • Eligible Athletes who are attending a post-secondary institution outside of Canada are not eligible for tuition support.
  • All athletes selected to the B team will be required to pay a $2,500 program fee/fundraising obligation. The money that is raised from these fees will be used to offset travel, training and competition costs for the program.

Contact info

For additional information please contact:

Frank Boyer: Manager, Men's National Team