The power to influence!


Concussion Guidelines – Get concussion SMART today! Making Head Way in Sport is an Award-winning eLearning module designed for Coaches in all sports. It is also available in 5 Sport-Specific modules (soccer, snowboard, speed skating, football, and freestyle ski) 

 



Injury Prevention – Parachute provides a number of injury prevention resources available free to download.

Sport Nutrition – Whether you Coach first-time participants at the community sport level or national team athletes, proper nutrition is essential for overall good health and optimal athletic performance. Participants of all ages and at all levels of competition are affected by good nutrition. It’s not only about knowing what to eat; it’s also knowing when to eat, especially if you’re on the road with your athletes, or even with other coaches or parents. Plan ahead to maintain good eating habits by browsing our nutrition tips.

Long-Term Athlete Development (LTAD) – LTAD describes the things athletes need to be doing at specific ages and stages.

Active For Life – Tips to raising healthy, happy kids.

Physical Literacy – The Canadian Sport for Life (CS4L) defines Physical literacy as “the combination of mastering fundamental movement skills and fundamental sport skills. This allows children to see, understand and react to movements going on around them. Most skills require a series of developmental stages, which can be detrimental if missed.”

Fundamental Movement SkillsThe Fundamental Movement Skills of throwing, catching, jumping, striking, running, kicking, agility, and balance and coordination, form the basis for future sport skill development and for the life-long enjoyment of physical activity.

Make Ethical DecisionsThe MED workshop will ensure that Coaches are fully equipped to handle virtually any ethical situation with confidence and surety.

Environmental Factors – Know the risks of being ACTIVE in the heat! To help plan your activities, download the Weather Active App to your smart phone.

Homophobia – Leading the Way: Working with LGBT Athletes and Coaches.

Sex Discrimination in Sport – Lawyer and sport management professor Hilary Findlay provides an up-to-date legal snapshot of the ‘lay of the land” as it applies to sex discrimination today.

Harassement in Sport Blog Series – The Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES), the Canadian Association for the Advancement of Women and Sport and Physical Activity (CAAWS), the Coaching Association of Canada (CAC), and the Sport Law & Strategy Group (SLSG) have partnered together to explore answers to about harassement in sport.