Tools

The following resources and tools can help you live True Sport! Browse through the tools, or use the search and filter to the right to find what you're looking for.

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Jr. True Sport Champions Program

The Jr. True Sport Champions program trains and engages secondary students from diverse backgrounds to promote and involve their communities in True Sport; with the vision that sport based on the True Sport Principles can instill character in youth, strengthen communities and increase opportunities...More

True Sport Activity Calendar

The True Sport Activity Calendar aims to help parents and children explore and track new activities; to provide additional links and resources relating to quality sport; to promote physical and ethical literacy; and to offer ways parents can bring True Sport to life with their kids.More

Sport & Philanthropy Toolkit

This resource is a playbook for sport organizations and community foundations that are interested in working together to unlock funding for community benefit.More

Developing character through sport – True Sport with the Ottawa REDBLACKS, Ottawa 67’s and Ottawa Fury FC

Are you looking for a quick and easy way to incorporate Character Education in your classroom? Download this sample lesson plan and poster outlining how the Ottawa Fury FC, Ottawa 67’s and Ottawa REDBLACKS are bringing True Sport to life in their own way.More

True Sport Video "Principles of True Sport"

Explore the True Sport Principles with narrator Scott Russell and discover how good sport can make a great difference. This is the simple idea at the heart of True Sport - a national movement for sport and community.More

True Sport Tips for Parents

True Sport Tips for Parents is a wallet-sized tool created for parents of kids who play sports. It was designed to help parents nurture their child’s participation in sport and provides tips on how to ensure sport remains a positive and fun experience. Carry it with you during practices and games...More

True Sport Parents Video; West Ottawa Soccer Club Players Speak Out

Do you believe parents have a role to play in ensuring all participants get the best possible True Sport experience? Consider sharing this video, or producing your own to start a conversation about how parents can support their children in a positive way in your club, school, or community.More

Examples: Facility Logo Use

Examples of how facilities can embed True Sport into their cultureMore

True Sport Video "The Heart of True Sport"

At the heart of True Sport is a simple idea – good sport can make a great difference.More

True Sport in Action!

A brief snapshot of some of the exciting things happening in and around True Sport.More

Order Products

Order your True Sport products to show your commitment to the Principles. Wear a branded shirt or hat, carry a water bottle or skate towel, or give out ribbons or pencils to your team as a prize for living True Sport.

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True Sport Guidelines for Communities

Eight action statements that describe how communities can put True Sport into action.More

True Sport Principles

Why do the True Sport Principles matter? They help us build the sport we want!

True Sport Principles Poster

The True Sport Principles...

Canada Games Day

Canada Games Day is an event that offers young people, 4 to 14 years of age, a sport and educational experience that mirrors the excitement and spirit of the Canada Games.More

Asset-Based Community Development

An interactive learning workshop to help the sport community understand an asset-based approach to developmentMore

True Sport Municipal Resolutions

Take a look at resolutions adopted by a number of Canadian municipalities and get ideas of how to help your own town council to think about how they might express their commitment to True Sport.More

A Guide for Sport Parents

Simply the best and most accessible guide for sport parents in Canada.More

Fair Play Policy and Code of Ethics Development Manual

Designed to an assist sport organizations to develop strategies to promote the positive benefits of participating in youth sports, communication techniques to promote ethical behaviour.More

Long-Term Athlete Development (LTAD)

Canadian Sport for Life is a movement to increase sport’s contribution in Canadian society recognizing sport as an important part of everyone’s life by promoting each child’s healthy and logical development in a sport or physical activity.More

BodySense

BodySense is an education and outreach initiative dedicated to the promotion of positive body image in athletes.More

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Character Education and Sport

A series of lesson plans connecting character education and sport. For centuries, participation in sport has been associated with the development of moral character. By dedicating a few classroom periods, teachers and students will benefit...

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True Sport Activity Calendar

The True Sport Activity Calendar aims to help parents and children explore and track new activities all year long.
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Character Education and Sport

A series of lesson plans connecting character education and sport. For centuries, participation in sport has been associated with the development of moral character. By dedicating a few classroom periods, teachers and students will benefit...