Interview with Shawnee Scatliff

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Title

Interview with Shawnee Scatliff

Description

Shawnee Scatliff has been a key member of Team Manitoba at the Canada Games thoughout her entire life. Competing at the Games as a young athlete and returning as an adult in various roles including coach, Assistant Chef de Mission, and head of Mission Services, Shawnee has dedicated herself to making the Canada Games a positive experience for athletes and their families. In this interview, Shawnee describes her various roles with Team Manitoba as both an athlete and an organizer, and reflects on the lifelong friendships she has made in the process.

Subject

Canadian Identity
Women & Gender Equity
Health & Healthcare
LGBTQ2+ Rights
(Dis)Abilities
Indigenous/First Nations Relations
Media
Technology
Organizing the Canada Games

Date

2020-11-19

Format

video

Identifier

CGOH-026

Interviewer

Vlossak, Elizabeth
Linzel, Jessica

Interviewee

Scatliff, Shawnee

Location

Recorded over Microsoft Teams in St. Catharines (Ontario, Canada) , Grimsby (Ontario, Canada) and Winnipeg (Manitoba, Canada).

Language

English

Temporal Coverage

1967
1971
1987 - 2017

Spatial Coverage

Canada -- Manitoba -- Winnipeg
Canada -- Manitoba -- Brandon
Canada -- Quebec -- Quebec City
Canada -- Saskatchewan -- Saskatoon

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.

Interview Keyword

Figure Skating
Team Manitoba
Athletes
Competition
Sport
Coaches
Doping
Chef de Mission
Assistant Chef de Mission


Citation

“Interview with Shawnee Scatliff,” Sport Oral History Archive, accessed August 10, 2022, https://sportoralhistory.ca/items/show/49.