If you are a coach, activity leader, sports administrator, and/or parent the monthly coach 2 coach webinar series may interest you. These FREE webinars cover a range of topics by experts in the industry. To read more about upcoming webinar topics, speakers, and how to register please visit Coach2Coach Webinar Series.
Participation in sport can lead to injuries. Keep Your Head Up Foundation was created by two young women, Allie and Felicia with experiences of sport-related concussions to support traumatic brain injury (TBI) recovery through community-based education and support. To learn more please visit Keep Your Head Up.
To celebrate coast to coast to coast, KidSport Week campaign is launching on Monday, May 24, 2021 until Sunday, May 30, 2021! Watch for Donate Your Jersey #Fundraiser and Shine on for KidsSport Across Canada.
For more information and to get involved please visit KidSport Canada.
Please note this exciting upcoming webinar taking place on April 13, 2021, from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. The panelists include Amanda Woodcroft from Field Hockey Canada; Crystal Shadd from Conestoga College; Tamara Grahovac from the University of Pennsylvania, and Marty Deacon from the Senate of Canada.
Registration is free, donations are welcome.
For more information and to register visit KidSport.
The KW Sports Council Annual General Meeting will be held on Thursday, Jan. 28th at 3:30 P.M. via ZOOM.
All members of the KW Sports Council (which includes the volunteers of KidSport KW Chapter, Women in Sport Committee, and Accessible Sport Committee) are eligible to attend, and to vote, and to be nominated to the Board of Directors.
The meeting is also open to all residents of Kitchener and Waterloo interested in sport and the Sports Council mandate.
There is one position open on the Board of Directors.
Those individuals interested in attending and/or volunteering, RSVP your presence and/or volunteer interest to email@example.com This will allow the meeting co-ordinator to send an invitation to join the meeting via ZOOM. It will also allow the President to contact you about volunteering.
Did you know that Canadians rank sport as the second most positive influence for youth? Learn more about how to keep sport safe, inclusive, and fun by checking this new virtual hub.
The Kitchener Waterloo Sports Council is pleased to announce that in late October our two nominees were elected to the Community Sport Council of Ontario Board of Directors for 2020-2022.
Congratulations to Mark McGinley and Donna Harrington! Please refer to the CSCO website for further information http://communitysportcouncils.com
An inspiring interview with an Olympian hurdler, Perdita Felicien about her sports experiences and relationships.
Strategies incorporating the importance of choice, feedback, and practice structure in long-term athlete development that athletes, coaches, and guardians may find helpful. To read about them please visit SIRC blog.
Coaching Association of Canada (CAC) offers Safe Sport Training to help those involved with sport create an inclusive sport culture in accordance with the “Universal Code of Conduct to Prevent and Address Maltreatment in Sport”. The training focuses on areas of acknowledgment, awareness, and action. To learn more and take the training visit Safe Sport Training.