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Olympic Spirit

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The Winter Olympics are currently in full swing in Sochi and we hope all of you have had the chance to cheer on your fellow Canadians as they compete. Here at Branch Out we thought we’d get into the Olympic spirit and bring you a very exciting interview from former Olympic athlete Trevor White! Trevor is a retired ten-year veteran member of the Canadian Alpine Ski Team who represented Canada in the 2010 Winter Olympic Games in Vancouver. We recently got the chance to chat with Trevor about his connection to Branch Out and what motivates him as an athlete.

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Hi Trevor! First off, we would love to hear why Branch Out’s cause is important to you?

First and foremost, Crystal Phillips and Graham Daw are both great friends. Having that personal attachment to the foundation is obviously a catalyst for my involvement. Secondly, I see how hard they work, how passionate they are about the foundation and their efforts to make change. Their inspiration makes Branch Out an important cause for many of us. 

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MRU Students Branching Out

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We are Kurtis, Shae, Kelsey and Elizabeth and we are a team of public relations students currently in our third year at Mount Royal University. This semester we have the exciting opportunity to work with Branch Out Neurological Foundation, and we can’t wait to lend a helping hand for all of Branch Out’s PR needs. First of all, here’s a little more about our team, and why Branch Out’s cause is important to each of us:

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NUTV Risk & Reward

Host Eric Stroppel sits down with speed skater Crystal Phillips to discuss her experience with Multiple Sclerosis and working on her charity the Branch Out Foundation.

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First Annual Branch Out Bike Tour

Athletes Nation TV go to Panorama in 2011 to cover Crystal and the Branch Out Foundation first annual bike tour. Raising money for Neurological Disorders.

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Making an Impact

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Impact Magazine featured Branch Out Foundation and Crystal Phillips in the September / October 2012 Issue. 

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Branch Out Bike Tour 2012 AN

Sammy Okpro and Athletes Nation TV go to Panorama to cover Crystal and the Branch Out Foundation bike tour. Raising money for Neurological Disorders.

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Global TV Calgary

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Athletes Nation TV - Crystal Philips Speed Skating

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Elite Speedskater Starts to Branch Out

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Crystal Phillips, founder of Branch Out Foundation, was selected as Explore Magazine's Top 30 Under 30. Branch Out Foundation features heavily in this article on Crystal's journey from speed skater to founder of our non-profit.

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CTV Calgary October 2011

Crystal on CTV Calgary regarding a new therapy for MS.

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