A Day in the Life… @ the CNEPH (part II)

by Pierre Shanks

After the sprints, hills for the girls…

Dasha leading in front of Cendrine and Anne-Marie.

Dasha Gaïazova leading in front of Cendrine Browne and Anne-Marie Comeau./Dasha devant Cendrine et Anne-Marie.

No pain, no gain.

No pain, no gain.

Assistant coach Charles Castonguay is giving out encouragement.

Coach Charles Castonguay is giving out encouragement./Charles Castonguay encourage ses ouailles.

Allez, allez, allez! Go, go, go!

Allez, allez, allez Cendrine! Push, push, push!

Push, push, push!

Allleeeeeeeez Anne-Marie!

No, Dasha is not smiling, she's grinding!

No, Dasha is not smiling, she’s grinding!/Dasha grince des dents.

Roll On Down The Highway. Alex is doing his thing.

Roll On Down The Highway. Alex is doing his thing./Tout baigne, pardon tout roule pour Alex!

Coach François Pépin is happy with the day.

Coach François Pépin is happy with the day./Un coach satisfait.

As the training session comes to an end, the coaches do a quick debriefing.

As the training session comes to an end, the coaches do a quick debriefing./Les entraîneurs font le point à la fin de l’entraînement.

And immediately after analyse the data with the athletes.

And immediately after analyse the data with the athletes./Et tout de suite après analysent les données avec les athlètes.

It's been another tough training session. It will pay off when the snow hits the ground.

It’s been another tough training session. It will pay off when the snow hits the ground./Autre dure journée au bureau. Mais les efforts vont porter leurs fruits une fois la neige arrivée.

Priceless smile. Cendrine is happy!

Some smile! Cendrine is happy!/C’est ce qu’on appelle croquer un sourire!

Anne-Marie is done and is about to... rollerski back home.

Anne-Marie is done and is about to… rollerski back home./Anne-Marie va s’en retourner chez elle… en skiant.

Later that afternoon, the support staff met to review and discuss each athlete's file.

Later that afternoon, part of the medical support staff met to review and discuss each athlete’s file./Deux fois par année, l’équipe médicale passe en revue le dossier complet de chaque athlète du Centre. De gauche à droite: Charles Castonguay, entraîneur, Anne David, ostéopathe, Sarah-Emmanuel Côté, massothérapeute, Isabelle Trottier, physiothérapeute et Dr Mireille Belzile, coordonnatrice de l’équipe médicale et médecin en chef (team coordinator and head doctor) au CNEPH.

Watch out World, we're coming after YOU !!

Watch out World, we’re coming after YOU !!

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