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Kristina Flynn

Senior Consultant, Sport & Recreation at The 519

Kristina Flynn manages The 519’s expansion project – The Rec Centre – a proposed 150,000-200,000 sq. ft., $100 million dollar facility that will act as the world’s first sport and recreation facility focused on sport inclusion. Prior to joining The 519, she worked as Manager, Community & Player Engagement for Maple Leaf Sports & Entertainment Ltd., leading all community and corporate responsibility programs, as well as team and personal charitable initiatives of the Raptors and Toronto FC players, coaches and management.
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In Sport Inclusion, There Are No Sidelines

Sport and recreation is something we're all exposed to -- from gym class as children, to swim class as seniors -- sport has the potential to lift people up and bring us together. But for many, recreational sport can also be the first time they experience exclusion and discrimination.
07/08/2015 05:36 EDT