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Governor General’s Conference on Concussions in Sport

December 2, 2016 by  
Filed under Canadian Sport Features, Sport Spotlights

Concussions in Sport We Can Do Better: Governor General’s Conference on Concussions in Sport His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston will host a conference on concussions in sport on Tuesday, December 6, 2016, at Rideau Hall. Driven by the Governor General’s strong desire for Canadian youth to play safe and continue to get involved […]

BC Sport Conference

November 29, 2016 by  
Filed under Canadian Sport Features

2017 BC Sport Conference Information.pdf The BC Sport Conference, a one-day multi-sport coaching conference held on Saturday, January 14th 2017. It is designed to help coaches perform at their best level for each athlete and team that they work with. The conference is bundled together with optional sport-specific Coaching Symposium (Sunday, January 15th), making for […]

Exercise physiologist wants schools to focus more on fitness

November 26, 2016 by  
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Physical literacy talking point at Sport NB summit By Jordan Gill, CBC News Posted: Nov 24, 2016 1:39 PM AT Last Updated: Nov 24, 2016 1:39 PM AT Dean Kriellaars, an exercise physiologist at the University of Manitoba, said physical literacy contributes to a better life all around. (CBC) Related Stories Poor physical literacy plagues New […]

Saskatchewan based research on team selection

November 8, 2016 by  
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Easing the Pain of Cutting Kids From Sport: Are There Best Practices? (Dr. Lauren Sulz) 2016-10-20 Easing the Pain of Cutting Kids From Sport: Are There Best Practices? Dr. Lauren Sulz, University of Alberta, Dr. Louise Humbert, University of Saskatchewan, Dr. Doug Gleddie, University of Alberta The practice of cutting, or the non-selection of athletes from […]

Youth Basketball Guidelines

October 21, 2016 by  
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  YOUTH BASKETBALL GUIDELINES The NBA and USA Basketball have partnered to develop guidelines designed to promote a positive and healthy youth basketball experience. ABOUT THESE GUIDELINES  Basketball is a great game that is played by millions of young people in the United States and around the world.   Playing basketball fosters the development of peer […]

CANADIANSPORTFORLIFE.CA

October 21, 2016 by  
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Our new graphic If You Can catch, jump, run, swim and throw…You Will Take Part In soccer, basketball, squash, baseball, rugby, swimming, diving, kayaking, sailing…and more! The most important step toward developing physical literacy is mastering fundamental movement skills. canadiansportforlife.ca CANADIANSPORTFORLIFE.CA  

U Sports Has Arrived

October 20, 2016 by  
Filed under Canadian Sport Features

Canadian university sports have come of age over the past 110 storied years. Now, we track the future under a bold new name: U Sports. One title, instantly recognizable and identical in both French and English, with one goal: To give our student-athletes and national championships the visibility, appreciation and reward they deserve. Like CIAU and […]

Life Without the Game

October 19, 2016 by  
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Without The Game At Colgate University For every senior collegiate athlete whose season is about to end or has already ended, this one’s for you.   Silence is usually described as a feeling of stillness; a state of peace, a split-second of quiet, a season of serenity. It’s harmonious and soothing and usually portrayed by […]

National Jersey Day – November 4, 2016

October 17, 2016 by  
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Working with LGBT Athletes and Coaches

October 14, 2016 by  
Filed under Canadian Sport Features

October 13, 2016 – 1:10pm to October 24, 2016 – 12:00pm Event Type Conferences CAAWS is hosting a webinar entitled- Leading the Way: Working with LGBT Athletes and Coaches. This Webinar will take place on October 24th, 2016 at 12:00 p.m. For more information, check out the link below: http://sirc.ca/event/leading-way-working-lgbt-athletes-and-coaches-webinar

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