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Ontario Soccer welcomes SportChek as a Community Partner

By Staff, 08/21/22, 7:30PM EDT


Play. Inspire. Unite.

Building on the momentum of soccer growth in Ontario, Ontario Soccer is pleased to welcome Sport Chek, Canada’s largest sports retailer, as the Official Sporting Goods Retail Partner. Both partners share the goal of inspiring Ontarians to live healthy, active lifestyles by making sports and activity more fun, approachable, and inclusive.

“We are elated to welcome Sport Chek as a true Canadian sports retail leader to our Ontario Soccer partner family,” said Johnny Misley, Ontario Soccer’s Chief Executive Officer. “Collectively we share the unwavering belief that sport has the power to unite families, communities, and the nation as a whole and we thank Sport Chek for its commitment to help Ontario Soccer members find what moves them.”

Together, Ontario Soccer and Sport Chek will extend opportunities to the Ontario Soccer member community including through a suite of initiatives online, in-store and in the community. These programs are designed to attract and keep our community moving and help Ontario Soccer participants achieve their health and wellness goals.

“At Sport Chek, we’re proud to form partnerships with sports organizations that encourage active, healthy living for all ages,” said Stephen Brinkley, President, Sport Chek. “Access to organized sport allows Canadians to build confidence, develop leadership skills and reach their full potential. Ontario Soccer is a great example of that.”

Ontario Soccer serves a diverse community of over 1 million Ontarians including the youngest grassroots ages, budding elite players, and Soccer For Life participants. With a vast assortment of apparel and equipment, and the very best athletic brands in the world, Sport Chek strives to help athletes and enthusiasts of all levels succeed.

More information on these exciting partner initiatives will be made available soon.