More Rewards Fueling Sport
We are so proud to announce the More Rewards Fueling Sport program – an initiative pledging $10M in support over the next five years for local athletes and community sport teams through sponsorship, fundraising and cost saving opportunities. In partnership with Save-On-Foods, we are committed to fueling your journey from playground to podium.
Youth Sport Parents, Coaches & Team Managers
We believe that food for sport should be equal parts nutrition, fun and safety. We are building a program to support you with fundraising, sponsorship and cost offsetting opportunities from More Rewards and Save-On-Foods. We are on a mission to support thousands of youth teams in communities across Western Canada – just like yours!
Who can register?
Any team, in any sport, at any level of competition! Your team must be based In British Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba or Yukon.
What kind of support is available?
Sponsorship, fundraising and cost saving opportunities!
Register now to be the first to learn more!
Our program will begin as soon as team sport can safely return to competition. In the meantime we invite you to register your team today, so you can be the first to receive more details when they come available.
Elite Athletes & Rising Stars
Training to compete on the provincial, national or world stage isn’t easy. It requires focus, dedication, and a strong team around you. More Rewards wants to nourish your athletic journey with sponsorship, rewards & free groceries for one full year.
Who is eligible for sponsorship?
Any local elite athlete on the journey toward a dream. If you are on the pathway to greatness in any sport, whether it be provincial team, club, varsity squad, junior national team, or representing Canada – we would love to fuel your journey!
What kind of support is available?
More Rewards is providing free and discounted groceries from Save-On-Foods for one full year for all selected applicants.
Levels of Support
There are three tiers of support available - each include a weekly stipend of free groceries, discounts and bonus More Rewards points opportunities on incremental purchases. Performance bonuses are also available.
Meet Our Team
Meet our Fueling Sport Ambassadors
From Whitehorse to Winnipeg, we are incredibly honoured to help fuel the journey of dozens of local athletes across Western Canada. Check out our entire roster of athlete ambassadors and follow along your hometown hero’s journey
Desiree Scott, Winnipeg, Soccer
Desiree's pregame meal is always pancakes with strawberries and Canadian maple syrup. Some may call it a superstition - we call it yummy. And it works - Desi currently plays professional soccer, has won two Olympic bronze medals, a Pan American gold medal and has more to come!
Avalon Wasteneys, Campbell River, Rowing
Avalon is preparing for a monster summer in the boat and loves to share her favourite recipes and quick tips for food on the go! Although she just started rowing in 2015, she has excelled on the worlds scene!
Zak Madell, Okotoks, Wheelchair Rugby
Wheelchair Rugby is a rough & tumble sport – which leaves Zak pretty hungry after a long day in the gym or on the court. Having already represented Canada several times, Zak is training for his third Paralympic Games with the goal of reaching the podium again.
Brigette Lacquette, Dauphin, Hockey
Brigette focuses on her nutrition closely to help manage food sensitivities and ensure she is ready to perform on the ice. Having already starred collegiately, professionally, and internationally, Brigette wants to add to her Olympic silver medal and 3 World Championship Medals.
Markus Thormeyer, Delta, Swimming
Markus likes to keep his daily nutrition simple and fresh – and most importantly, sustainable. Which is why he loves Save-On-Foods, for their commitment to sustainability, food waste reduction and leadership in the Plastics Pact.
Marsha Sweeney, White City, Speed Skating
Marsha’s a long-track speed skater, her discipline the 500m requires explosive strength and endurance. Quality fuel will put her in the best position possible to represent Canada again!
Tristan Walker, Calgary, Luge
Tristan loves the ritual of preparing great food with family and friends, especially grilling with his father. No better way to get his protein requirements in than with a little BBQ! Tristan secured a silver medal in the 2018 Olympic Games and has another four podiums at the World Championships.
Alysia Rissling, Edmonton, Bobsleigh
Alysia’s journey in bobsleigh requires close attention to the food she eats to ensure her sled has optimal power per pound! She is an Olympian and World Cup medalist, though grew up playing every sport you could imagine in her quest to someday realize her dreams.