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Vital Signs champions sport and belonging 100 days from Olympics

(Ottawa, ON - April 27, 2016) - 100 days out from the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, Community Foundations of Canada and the True Sport Foundation have released an in-depth report that explores the role of sport in building belonging in our communities. Vital Signs: Sport and Belonging looks closely at...Read more

2016 Canadian Ringette Championships Declared a True Sport Event

(Ottawa, Ontario – March 31, 2016) – In recognition of the belief that good sport can make a great difference, Ringette Canada has declared the 2016 Canadian Ringette Championships a True Sport Event. Ringette Canada and True Sport share a common goal – to inspire youth to practice values-based and...Read more

True Sport Foundation Becomes a Proud Partner of Giving Tuesday

(Ottawa, ON – November 30, 2015) – The True Sport Foundation is pleased to announce that it has become a registered partner of Giving Tuesday, a national giving day taking place December 1, 2015. Each year, Giving Tuesday – a new Canadian movement for giving and volunteering – takes place the day...Read more

Winners of the 2015 True Sport Give-Back Challenge

(Ottawa, Ontario – November 23, 2015) – True Sport is proud to confirm the names of the 2015 True Sport Give-Back Challenge winners. Our esteemed judging panel – Mandy Bujold, 2015 PanAm Gold Medalist, Boxing; Scott Russell, CBC Sports; Elio Antunnes, ParticipACTION; and Karri Dawson, True Sport –...Read more

True Sport Foundation announces first recipient of the sport study scholarship from the Lyle Makosky Values and Ethics in Sport Fund

(Ottawa, Ontario – June 24, 2015) – The True Sport Foundation is pleased to announce the first sport study scholarship from the Lyle Makosky Values and Ethics in Sport Fund, in the amount of $2,000, has been awarded to Alixandra Krahn for her sport research project “Motivation, Mental Toughness, or...Read more

Winners of the True Sport Give-Back Challenge announced

(Ottawa, Ontario – December 1, 2014) – True Sport today confirmed the names of the three winners of the 2014 True Sport Give-Back Challenge, and the details of their entries, as selected through a public online voting process. Canadians from coast to coast to coast had two days to submit their...Read more

Sport Moves Us: The State of Community Sport In Canada, 2014

(Toronto, ON – November 24, 2014) – Canadians believe community sport can do good, but that unruly parents are a top threat, report finds. RBC Sports Day in Canada gives Canadians from coast to coast the opportunity to encourage and celebrate good sport. New research shows 83 per cent of Canadians...Read more

Make time for the things that really matter

(Ottawa, ON – November 6, 2014) True Sport exists to help create the right conditions for individuals to experience good sport, to value it, commit to it, nurture it and stay connected to it all their lives. We want communities from coast to coast to coast to embrace True Sport because we know that...Read more

True Sport and TeamSnap to collaborate on values-based content for its members

(Ottawa, ON – July 8, 2014) – True Sport announced today that TeamSnap , used by nearly seven million people around the world to coordinate sports and other activities, will become an official True Sport partner, creating unique value for sport clubs, teams, school, athletes, coaches, managers, and...Read more

Hockey Night in Canada’s Play On! Set to Make the World’s Largest Street Hockey Tournament a Values-Based Event

(Ottawa, ON – April 13, 2014) – True Sport Principles will be front and centre during Hockey Night in Canada’s Play On! – the World’s Largest Street Hockey Tournament – being held across Canada from May to August 2014. As a True Sport member, Play On! is committed to a sporting event that promotes...Read more

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Justin MacNeill
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jmacneill@truesport.ca

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