Eastern Cape Academy of Sport is a cooprative programme of the South African Sports Confedaration and Olympic Committe and the Department of Sport, Recreation, Atrs and Culture.Mission
To devople excellence in sport through the coordination and facilitation of services for athletes, coaches, officials and adminastrators in performing optimally at national and international level.The role of ECAS
ECAS athletes compete on both the national and international stage in individual and team sports. As such, ECAS ensures that these talented athletes and their coaches recieve key services that enable them to compete at an elite level. These services are offered through dedicated sport programmes, specialist departments and aaccredited service provided
The specific objectives of ECAS are determined by the South African Sports Confederation and Olympic Committee (SASCOC). ECAS ascribes to these objectives as they determine its role within South African elite sport.
Therefore the role of ECAS is to:
- Faciliate, coordinate, manage and monitor services rendered to beneficiaries.
- Act as a service provider for the implement of coordinated national and provincial plan
- Create substainable developement pathways for athletes and support staff