Interview with Guylaine Bernier

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Title

Interview with Guylaine Bernier

Description

Olympic rower Guylaine Bernier was born in Quebec's Saint-Léon-le-Grand in 1948. She talks about her career as a professional rower, then moves on to discuss her involvement with the Canada Games as a member of the Canada Games Council from 2007 to 2017. This interview covers her work at the Canada Games as a rowing judge, a bid committee member, a Hall of Honour committee member, and a member of the Canada Games Host Society. Guylaine was inducted into Canada's Sports Hall of Fame in 2019.

Subject

Francophones and Anglophones
Canada Games Council
Inclusivity in Sport
Organizing the Canada Games

Date

2020-09-04

Format

video

Language

French

Identifier

CGOH-010

Interviewer

Vlossak, Elizabeth
Linzel, Jessica

Interviewee

Bernier, Guylaine

Location

Recorded over Microsoft Teams in St. Catharines (Ontario, Canada) , Grimsby (Ontario, Canada) and Montreal (Quebec, Canada).

Temporal Coverage

2007
1997-2017

Spatial Coverage

Canada -- Yukon -- Whitehorse
Canada -- Quebec -- Sherbrooke
Canada -- Manitoba -- Winnipeg

Rights

Permission from the SOHA is required for publication or reproduction.

Conversion

This oral history interview was conducted digitally via Microsoft Teams. The video was edited in Adobe Premiere Pro, at which point an introduction sequence and question slides were added, and the interviewer's video and audio removed.

Duration

00:57:57

Interview Keyword

Conseil des Jeux du Canada
Ville hôtesse
Jeunes
Sport
Rowing
Québec


Citation

“Interview with Guylaine Bernier,” Sport Oral History Archive, accessed August 10, 2022, https://sportoralhistory.ca/items/show/34.