All posts by Richard Monette

The Active for Life initiative: The time is right

The Active for Life initiative: The time is right
August 4, 2012 No Comments »

Physical literacy is a simple solution that can reverse the negative trends for kids Read More »

Measure what you treasure; Are schools going too far in measuring student BMI?

Measure what you treasure; Are schools going too far in measuring student BMI?
May 31, 2012 No Comments »

When I am not working at Active for Life, I am an “human and organizational performance consultant”. It’s a long title. What it means is that people and organizations hire me to help them succeed. For 25 years, I’ve worked ... Read More »

Well-rounded athletes make the best hockey players

Well-rounded athletes make the best hockey players
April 17, 2012 1 Comment »

The best junior hockey players on the planet have gathered in Edmonton and Calgary to compete for the 2012 World Championships. Canadian players are rated at the top of this elite group. It may surprise you to learn that as ... Read More »

Are complete athletes the best hockey players?

Are complete athletes the best hockey players?
March 29, 2012 No Comments »

In our January 2012 newsletter we featured a story about the Canadian National Junior team as they prepared for the 2012 Hockey World Championship. During breaks in practice, we asked the players about their athletic background. Many of them told us they played a ... Read More »

What’s physical literacy? Here’s what you need to know

What’s physical literacy? Here’s what you need to know
January 31, 2012 1 Comment »

Read how physical literacy is fun, simple, and essential for today's kids Read More »