The Canadian Motor Speedway is proud to be a member of the Green Sports Alliance, along with more than 370 sports teams and venues, from 20 different sports leagues, and 14 countries. The Green Sports Alliance leverages the cultural and market influence of sports to promote healthy, sustainable communities where we live and play. The nonprofit does so by inspiring sports leagues, teams, venues, their partners, and millions of fans to embrace renewable energy, healthy food, recycling, water efficiency, species preservation, safer chemicals, and other environmentally preferable practices.
For more information about the Green Sports Alliance and to see their membership list: http://greensportsalliance.org/members-benefits/
For more information about Canadian Motor Speedway’s Carbon Neutral initiatives: http://cdnmotorspeedway.com/about-cms/carbon-neutral-speedway/ and our Earth Week Blog.
Claire, from CMS will be attending the 6th annual Green Sports Alliance Summit in Houston, June 28-30. The annual Green Sports Alliance Summit is the world’s largest and most influential gathering for the sports community to unite around sustainability. The event brings together more than 700 industry stakeholders to learn and share better practices and the latest innovations in greening operations, advancing the supply chain and engaging fans. The 2016 Summit program will cover the day’s most critical topics in professional and collegiate sports greening through The Power of Partnerships.
“Nothing can beat the power of sports when it comes to bottling and directing passion. This is just as true with sustainability-related initiatives as with any other cause.”
Green Sports Alliance Executive Director, Justin Zeulner
Here’s a preview of of the Summit and some of the teams, stadiums, corporations, organizations and eco-athletes that will be involved: http://bit.ly/28MWaTo