Sport Medicine and Science Council of Saskatchewan
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Olympians visit northern Saskatchewan to
Girl power reigns at Active Like a Girl event
‘Dream Brokers’ aims to involve more youth
in sport and recreation
Milestones of Champions - Colette Bourgonje
ParaSport Day in Saskatoon
Watch the video: ParaSport Day in Saskatoon
|Canada’s dairy farmers announce recipients of inaugural Champions Fund initiative
Congratulations - Kaila Gavel, Volleyball - Prince Albert
|New Athlete Pathways SIRCuit now available
Preparing for the Future – Building Leadership Skills in Young Women
|Women Athletes’ Sport Performance and Well-Being:
Inviting women athletes to participate in ongoing research in the College of Kinesiology at the University of Saskatchewan.
|CAAWS Women and Leadership Workshops
Sask Sport Inc., in partnership with the Canadian Association of the Advancement of Women in Sport and Physical Activity (CAAWS), will be offering CAAWS Women and Leadership Workshops. Five 3-hour workshops are available, designed to be delivered to a female only audience. Read More
|Resources: Women And Girls
New resources for women and girls in sport, physical activity are available HERE.
|A Report on Female Participation in Sport
The findings from a new research publication were unveiled by Canada's dairy farmers and the Canadian Association for Advancement of Women and Sport and Physical Activity (CAAWS).
Fuelling a Lifetime of Participation
|In the Loop - CAAWS enetwork
|Actively Engaging Women & Girls - Quality Community Programs
Sydney Millar (M), Vicki Harber, Luoise Humbert, Sylvie Beliveau, Lori Johnstone, Isabelle Cayer
To truly impact the participation levels of women and girls, the Canadian sport and physical activity sector must commit to providing quality experiences. Building on previous Summit sessions and CS4L publications by CAAWS and other members of the panel, this session will focus on community-based programs and initiatives that are providing quality participation, competition and leadership opportunities for women and girls.
|Coaching Female Athletes
2016 Saskatchewan Coaches Conference
Notes from discussion that will help in addressing where to find resources, coaching female athletes, how your sport can engage more female participation and sustain, what we do as coaches to support the development of female athletes and programs/initiatives that sport delivers to improve the participation of females.
|THE DUKE OF EDINBURGH'S INTERNATIONAL AWARD
The Award empowers young people, ages 14 to 24, to make a difference in their own lives and the lives of others, by exploring their potential, taking on new challenges, giving back to their communities and achieving success. The Award is accessible to all, regardless of socioeconomic status, ability, ethnicity, or gender and also has a strong female enrollment in High Schools, as well as, Girl Guides, Cadets and 4-H programs. Read More
Cheerleading and Muay Thai granted provisional recognition as Olympic sports
6 December 2016 - BBC Sport Olympics
Soccer star Karina LeBlanc shares joy of game in Saskatoon
Dec 03, 2016 - CBC News
No luck for Irish against Canadian team
22 Nov 2016 - Saskatoon StarPhoenix
Saskatchewan Huskies women’s basketball raises championship banner, equality
November 21, 2016 - Global News
Huskies finally celebrate their rise to the top
21 Nov 2016 - Saskatoon StarPhoenix, DON RICE
Swift Current girls win landmark title
21 Nov 2016 - Regina Leader-Post, ROB VANSTONE
Wickenheiser 'feeling really strong' and aiming for the 2018 Olympics
19 Nov 2016 - Saskatoon StarPhoenix, VICKI HALL
Actively Engaging Women and Girls: Addressing the Psycho-Social Factors Promising Practices and Practical Ideas
Webinar Recordings from 2013 WISPAR –
Sask Sport Inc. series:
Webinar for Leaders
(Board Members, EDs, Sport Consultants, Rec Consultants, Municipalities, SK Sport Orgs)
Powerpoint download - (.pdf, 1.8MB)
Webinar for Front-Line Workers
(Coaches, Dream Brokers, Teachers, Municipalities, Instructors, Sport & Rec Consultants, Minor Sport Clubs/Orgs)
Powerpoint download - (.pdf, 1.8MB)
Email Noreen Murphy your suggestions for consideration of Saskatchewan women to profile who are mentors and role models for physical activity in our Province.
Also send us your event details, and if appropriate, we will add them to our calendar.
For more information contact:
Noreen Murphy, M.A. Sport Management, B.P.H.E.