Sports Rep

SMSS Position: Sports Rep

Appointed or Elected: Elected (2 years)

Main responsibilities/description (filled out by Ryan Verity, Sports Rep 2014-2016)

Main Events:

Healthcare Classic: annual slo-pitch tournament the SMSS hosts for all health sciences colleges from the U of S.

Med vs. Dent Hockey Game: Usually held in the spring, this annual game is easy to organize and is a blast!

Campus Rec: Organize students into Campus Rec teams; attend the Campus Rec board meetings.

IceBowl: Organize our teams/participants in IceBowl, an annual hockey tournament hosted by a Western Canadian Medical School. 2016 is in Calgary.

Future projects: Alumni Hockey Game, Curling event in Regina.

3 benefits of the Position 3 challenges of the position
1. Events are always well attended because they are fun! 1. Events require a lot of student volunteer help, so delegation is key.
2. Not exceptionally time-intensive, but a great way to still be involved in the SMSS. 2. Events need a lot of sponsorship!
3. It is the best position to be involved in the SMSS, while also promoting work-health balance in Medicine. 3. Finding dates that work with the entire college/other colleges is tough.

Contact information

Name Email Address Year in Position
Ryan Verity Ryan.verity@usask.ca 2014-2016
Jeff Kendal Jmk915@mail.usask.ca 2015-2017