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Is the lack of physical activity strategy for children complicit mass child neglect?

Dec 10, 2013

A rapidly burgeoning evidence base demostrates a link between academic performance and physical fitness (closely linked to physical activity) for children of all ages and socioeconomic groups. There ...

2014 Canadian Sport for Life National Summit

Nov 27, 2013

We are proud to report that our board of directors member Dr. Monika Schloder is speaking at the Canadian Sport for Life National Summit in Ottawa on January 28-30. Dr. Schloder is the recipient of t ...

Sex differences in habitual physical activity of the elderly

Nov 1, 2013

Many elderly men and women show undesirably low levels of habitual physical activity, and in general women engage in about 10% less active leisure than their male peers. In particular, women report l ...

Totally U Girl Sports - August 6-9, 2013

Oct 31, 2013

RDC Be Fit for Life Centre were able to support the growth of 15 community girls between the ages of 7-9 through a strong and traditional summer sport camp program. Throughout the community RDC is kn ...

Getting Kids Active!

Oct 29, 2013

The 2010-2011 Physical Activity Monitor looks at parental involvement in children's physical activity and sport. Questions on the survey asked parents about the amount of time that they spend pla ...

Judo Alberta Female Training Camp

Oct 24, 2013

The Judo Alberta Female training camp and sleepover has been running for 11 years. Judo Alberta women's commitee started this camp so female judoka's of all ages and levels can meet up togeth ...

Do preschools differ in promoting children’s physical activity? An instrument for the assessment of preschool physical activity programmes

Sep 25, 2013

Preschools offer high potential for preventive interventions. However, little is known about the structure of preschool programmes to promote physical activity (PA) in preschoolers although almost al ...

A systematic review of the psychological and social benefits of participation in sport for children and adolescents

Sep 9, 2013

There are specific guidelines regarding the level of physical activity (PA) required to provide health benefits. However, the research underpinning these PA guidelines does not address the element of ...

Applying Positivity in Sport

Aug 27, 2013

Therapeutic methods known as positive psychology interventions (PPI) are key in the development of positive feelings, behaviours and thoughts in the overall cultivation of well-being. Layous and coll ...

Ways to boost physical activity for kids under five

Aug 20, 2013

This practice briefing is designed to give practitioners and managers of early years settings practical ideas for promoting physical activity with the under fives. The recommendations in the briefi ...

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