2014 Nike N7 Sport Summit to Begin This Week at Nike World Headquarters; Oct 2-4

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BEAVORTON, OREGON—The N7 Sport Summit Welcome and Opening will take place on Friday, October 3rd, 2014 at the Tiger Woods Conference Center on the Nike World Headquarters campus. The keynote speaker for this years event will be Billy Mills. Below is the latest Agenda information from the N7.

Sport Summit Opening – Keynote Speaker:

Billy Mills has been an inspiration to many for decades.

Billy Mills has been an inspiration to many for decades.

Billy Mills, the second Native American to ever win an Olympic Gold Medal, will be the keynote speaker. He earned his gold medal in the 10,000 meter run at the 1964 Tokyo Olympics. With this win, Billy became the only person from the western hemisphere to win the Olympic gold at that event and it was considered one of the greatest upsets in Olympic history. Billy is a member of the Oglala Lakota (Sioux) Tribe.

N7 Sport Summit Track Sessions:

SPORT/FITNESS:

N7 Move You –Nike Trainer

Traditional Fitness – Native Wellness Institute

Fitness Circuits with Little or No Equipment: Muscogee-Creek

Increasing Physical Activity through the School Environment – Fuel Up to Play 60

Introducing “Fit Nation” – a digital approach to increasing physical fitness – BC Partners Council


WELLNESS:

SOKSISTOMSIN“ – The positive and progressive impacts of sport and physical activity within Siksika Nation are articulated through the lens of healthy eating, healthy lifestyles, specialized program delivery and best practices that utilize generational knowledge and traditional connections to land, community and spirit.

Healthy Relationships in Sport – Native Wellness Institute

Sharing best practices & resources – Let’s Move in Indian Country (IHS)


BUSINESS:

Managing Youth Programs – Intertribal Sports, Inc.

Measuring the success of your program – University of Washington – Partnerships for Native Health

Organizing a sport program – Notah Begay Foundation – NB3F

Physical Activity approaches at the Ground-Level: Promising Practices Targeting Aboriginal Children & Youth – Andrea LK Johnston, Johnston Research, Inc. (Offered Friday morning only)

Grants 101 – Native Americans in Philanthropy

 

Sport Summit Youth Track

In partnership with the Native Wellness Institute

DRAFT AGENDA

October 3, 2014

8:30am Opening Ceremony (in general session with adults)

9:30am Break (youth transition from general session to youth meeting room)

9:45am Opening Ceremony

Welcome, introductions, Ice-breaker

Clan Formation, Clan Building

10:30am  Medicine Tie Ceremony

11:15am Kevin Carroll

Noon     Lunch Break

1:00pm Clan Building

1:15pm Guest Speaker: Billy Mills

2:15pm Nike Move You

3:00pm Break

3:15pm Native Wellness

4:00pm Traditional Fitness

4:45pm Closing

5:00pm Adjourn

October 4, 2014

8:30am Opening Ceremony (in general session with adults)

9:30am Break (youth transition from general session to youth meeting room)

9:45am Nike Move You

10:30am  Power of Positive Thinking

11:15am  Kevin Carroll

11:45am  Affirmation Circle

Noon  Lunch

1:15pm Leadership Development

2:30pm Break

2:45pm Clan Games

4:00pm Closing Ceremony

5:00pm Adjourn

Editor’s Note: This article first appeared in NDNSports.com. Used with permission. All rights apply.

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