John Dore is the new athletic consultant at JPPS-Bialik, a private elementary and high school located on Kildare Rd.
According to an announcement published on the school’s website, Dore, the former head coach of the Concordia Stingers basketball team, is a “legend in college basketball, having taken his team to the finals 13 times.”
Dore is the recipient of key recognition awards and honours throughout his career and he has led several national teams, including Canadian entries at the World University Games and the Maccabiah Games.
This position is part of JPPS-Bialik’s new Project Fit initiative which, announced in August 2016, “includes the building of a new state of the art field right on the JPPS-Bialik school
campus. Project Fit is also designed to offer a specialized and dedicated school environment
whereby students can participate and thrive in both competitive and recreational sports
activities while promoting physical education, team spirit and a healthy lifestyle.”