True Sport in the News

A New Focus On The Games Kids Play

May 19, 2016 - A group of seven local organizations have banded together to form the driving force behind the official launch of “True Sport Manitoba Lives Here.” That group includes Sport Manitoba, Baseball Manitoba, the Manitoba Aboriginal Sport and Recreation Council, River East Transcona School... Read More

All-stars named at the 2016 Canadian ringette championships

April 9, 2016 – All-stars were named tonight at the closing ceremony of the 2016 Canadian ringette championships in London, Ontario. Agnes Jacks True Sport awards were also presented in each division. Winners included Manitoba U16 , Alberta Blue in the U19 division and Calgary... Read More

Ravens Varsity Athletes get involved in Succeed Clean Program

Succeed Clean

February 23, 2016 - Starting today, Carleton Ravens varsity athletes will participate in a school visit program to talk to middle school students and high school students about Appearance and Performance Enhancing Drugs (APEDs) and succeeding clean in sport and life. Read More

Lancers partner with local organizations for Succeed Clean program

Succeed Clean

February 17, 2016 - The Department of Athletics and Recreational Services is pleased to announce that athletes in the Windsor Lancer family will participate in the Succeed Clean program to help bring awareness to local youth on the hazards of appearance and performance enhancing drugs. Read More

Reflecting on 2015: The Year of Sport in Canada

January 13, 2016 - The Year of Sport has had some wonderful highs in hockey, soccer, PanAm and Parapan Am Games, Canada Games and some 60 international championships held in Canada. If you want to see some inspiring stories, all one has to do is reflect on Canada’s Top 15 moments in sport in 2015... Read More

National Coaches Week - September 19 to 27

National Coaches Week

September 19 – 27, 2015 marks the first ever National Coaches Week and we’re asking Canadians everywhere for your help celebrating! Whether you are from a National Sport Organization, Provincial/ Territorial Sport Organization, club, or you are a coach, parent, or athlete, we want your help saying... Read More

Canada’s Physical Literacy Consensus Statement

Canada’s Physical Literacy Consensus Statement

In recent years, various stakeholders have engaged in activities to promote and develop physical literacy. Excitement around the concept has also led to a variety of definitions. In a broad consultation, sector leaders in Canada suggested that a common definition with consistent language was needed... Read More

Pee is Gold

Pee is Gold

The Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES) launched its “Pee is Gold” video and campaign for the Toronto 2015 Pan Am / Parapan Am Games online athlete anti-doping education! We invite you, your athletes and everyone within your sport community to view the Pee is Gold video and share the hashtag... Read More

Kitchener's Bujold celebrates birthday with Pan Am gold

Mandy Bujold wiped tears away from her eyes as she stood atop the podium soon after the fight of her life. "I feel like I've practised the national anthem moment and how it was going to feel and it was just unreal," said the Kitchener boxer. "It's incredible." Read More

RBC Sports Day in Canada - Sport Moves Us Contest

July 22, 2015 - Enter the Sport Moves Us contest by registering your event online by September 4 and sharing how the power of sport is at work in your community! The contest winner will be featured on CBC’s national broadcast of RBC Sports Day in Canada and receive a $2,000 grant from... Read More

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