Posted on July 4, 2016 by Jadene Mah

Vikings Biathlon is pleased to welcome former Vikings biathlete, Joel Wilkinson, CLC Alumnus, Vikings biathlete, national team biathlete and ironman triathlete, to present on the topic of Sport Psychology, Mental Toughness and Performance to Camrose Biathlon Camp athletes and in a public workshop for the Camrose Community. Joel has specific expertise in leadership and performance …

J Wilkinson, Vikings Alumnus

Joel Wilkinson, BA Sociology (CLUC) 1988, pictured in this race photo during his days as a Viking biathlete. Wilkinson competed under Camrose coaches, Hans Skinstad and Ingo Hentschel.

Vikings Biathlon is pleased to welcome former Vikings biathlete, Joel Wilkinson, CLC Alumnus, Vikings biathlete, national team biathlete and ironman triathlete, to present on the topic of Sport Psychology, Mental Toughness and Performance to Camrose Biathlon Camp athletes and in a public workshop for the Camrose Community.

Joel has specific expertise in leadership and performance coaching having worked with successful CEO’s, executives, managers, entrepreneurs, elite athletes, teams and individuals across a range of industries and sports. He brings a passion for assisting people in reaching their full potential through overcoming performance anxiety, managing personal limitations, developing confidence, channeling energy and focus, and building optimal capacity. Joel also brings expertise in building mental toughness and resiliency, communication skills development, relationship building, mediation, conflict management and teambuilding.

Joel Wilkinson Sport Psychology Workshop
$20/person
July 21, 2016
Augustana Campus – Roger Epp Conference Room
6:30 – 8:30 pm
Register here

In this session, you will gain insights and learn proven tools and strategies for:

  • Enabling you to perform at your very best level in your sport, career and life
  • Maximizing your athletic ability to perform to your highest potential
  • Overcoming nervousness and anxiety in stress-inducing situations

Joel’s background includes an M. Sc. in Applied Psychology from the University of Calgary.  He is a Professional Certified Coach with the International Coach Federation and a Registered Psychologist with the College of Alberta Psychologists. He is also a sessional professor in the Faculty of Medicine at the University of Calgary, and an adjunct faculty member with the Haskyane Executive Education Program, the Cumming School of Medicine’s Leadership Development Program, the Center for Creative Leadership and the Conference Board of Canada’s Niagara Institute. Joel is accredited in the EQi, EQi-360, Emotional Intelligence for Leadership, Profilor, all of the Center for Creative Leadership’s 360 assessment tools, and a wide range of other psychometric instruments.


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