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Award-winning EdTech company Vretta Inc. latest to partner with CFLPA Academy

MEDIA RELEASE April 15, 2021 Award-winning EdTech company Vretta Inc. latest to partner with CFLPA Academy Mississauga, ON – The Canadian Football League Players’ Association (CFLPA) today announced its latest partnership with the multi-award winning EdTech company Vretta. Vretta is a global leader in the online learning and assessment space, delivering interactive courses through ministries […]

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Canadian Football League Players’ Association partners with SWIFT Learning to help players prepare for careers after football

MEDIA RELEASE April 12th, 2021 Canadian Football League Players’ Association partners with SWIFT Learning to help players prepare for careers after football Mississauga, ON — SWIFT Learning and the Canadian Football League Players’ Association (CFLPA) today announced a collaboration that provides CFL Players’ Association members and their spouses free access to an online library which […]

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The Highlight Reel: CFL Players’ Association Review Issues Critical to Players

The Highlight Reel: CFL Players’ Association Review Issues Critical to Players  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Friday November 24th, 2017 (Ottawa, ON)    “On and off the field, we saw some major developments that will have long term significance to both players and our League,” said Jeff Keeping, President of the Canadian Football League Players’ Association (CFLPA).  […]

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CFLPA Teams Up With Canada’s Building Trades Union

CFL Players’ Association Teams Up With Canada’s Building Trades Unions In a unique initiative designed to help CFL players make successful transitions to new careers after football, the Canadian Football League Players’ Association (CFLPA) and the organization representing Canada’s Building Trades Union (CBTU) have launched a program that will allow CFL players to enter and […]

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PERRY’S POINT OF VIEW “THINKING ABOUT THE CAREERS OF TOM PATE, NORM CASOLA, MARCO IANNUZZI AND KEVIN GLENN”

THINKING ABOUT THE CAREERS OF TOM PATE, NORM CASOLA, MARCO IANNUZZI AND KEVIN GLENN When the Canadian Football League Players’ Association announced this year’s nominees for the Tom Pate Award, I immediately thought of the person for whom this was named after, and then I thought about another player, Norm Casola. And by the end […]

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2017 Tom Pate Nominees

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Tuesday, November 7th 2017 (Mississauga, ON)    At each Grey Cup, the Canadian Football League Players’ Association has the honour of presenting the Tom Pate Award. It is an award presented not just for one’s ability to perform on the field, but rather it is an award given to a player who […]