Interview with Erica Ans

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Title

Interview with Erica Ans

Description

Erica Ans is a teacher from Nova Scotia, who spent part of her youth at the Canada Games as a table tennis player. Participating in the Games as both an athlete and a coach, Erica provides in this interview a perspective on the evolution of the Games over time, and what they mean for young Canadian athletes.

Subject

Athlete Mentality in Competitions
Career Impacts
Coaching at the Canada Games
Friendships at the Canada Games
Women & Gender Equity
(Dis)Abilities
Unity Through Sport
Canadian Identity
Built Legacy
Indigenous/First Nations relations
Organizing the Canada Games

Date

2020-09-10

Format

video

Identifier

CGOH-012

Interviewer

Vlossak, Elizabeth
Linzel, Jessica

Interviewee

Ans, Erica

Location

Recorded over Microsoft Teams in St. Catharines (Ontario, Canada) , Grimsby (Ontario, Canada) and Dartmouth (Nova Scotia, Canada).

Language

English

Temporal Coverage

1995-2019
1995
1999
2003
2007
2011
2015
2019

Spatial Coverage

Canada -- Alberta -- Grande Prairie
Canada -- Newfoundland -- Cornerbrook
Canada -- New Brunswick -- Bathurst/Campbellton
Canada -- Yukon -- Whitehorse
Canada -- Nova Scotia -- Halifax
Canada -- British Columbia -- Prince George
Canada -- Alberta -- Red Deer

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

00:25:09

Interview Keyword

Table Tennis
Athletes
Coach
Team Qu├ębec
Team Nova Scotia
Players


Citation

“Interview with Erica Ans,” Sport Oral History Archive, accessed August 10, 2022, https://sportoralhistory.ca/items/show/62.