INS Québec in a nutshell
Created in 1997, the Institut national du sport du Québec (INS Québec) is a private, not-for-profit organization that supports all athletes involved in Olympic or Paralympic sports and high performance coaches in Québec.
To do this, INS Québec, in partnership with its clients, employees, members of sports community and funding sources, develops and maintains access to guidance and integrated services comparable to the best practices in the world for high-performance athletes and for the next generation of athletes throughout Quebec.
INS Québec coordinates a Québec wide network, including its Olympic Park complex, the 8 regional multi-sport training centres, and the 17 single-sport training centres.
At the Canadian level, INS Québec is an active member of the Canadian Olympic and Paralympic Sport Institute Network, which comprises four institutes and three national multi-sport centres.
By its commitment and itshigh-quality services, INS Québec affirms its mission as a “Catalyst of dreams… One athlete at a time”.
Dreams : Fuel the athletes’ dreams by supporting their commitment and athletic work.
Catalyst : We work to facilitate athletic performance.
one athlete at a time : Listen, know and understand the needs of an athlete, a training group or a sport and offer the best solutions.
INS Québec’s reason for action is both clear and precise : be an essential performance partner for Quebec and Canadian high-performance sports. In this sense, we want to be an organization with which athletes, coaches and sports organizations will associate to obtain the best solutions for improving athletic performance.
To accomplish its mission and make its vision a reality, INS Québec relies on a triangle of values to define its management culture and drive its actions :
Excellence – Ethics – Collaboration..
Excellence : The pursuit of a culture of excellence for all INS Québec partners.
Ethics : Interventions driven by an ethical and fair environment.
Collaboration : Work and think together in respect for the partners to contribute to the fulfillment of the athletes’ dreams.
Development at INS Québec is based on 3 strategies:
- Providing science and sport medicine services comparable to the best practices in the world.
- Improved support for the next generation of high-performance athletes.
- Priority access to world class training facilities and treatment spaces.