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School sports: P4A gets more kids playing

School sports: P4A gets more kids playing
January 2, 2013 1 Comment »

All kids who want to participate get to play at an appropriate level Read More »

Parents push kids into ‘athletic arms race’

Parents push kids into ‘athletic arms race’
December 10, 2012 No Comments »

It's a troubling new trend, children being encouraged early on to specialize in one sport Read More »

Find a quality sport program

Find a quality sport program
November 14, 2012 No Comments »

What makes a good sport program? And where can you find them Read More »

My 10-year-old won’t settle on one sport

My 10-year-old won’t settle on one sport
October 30, 2012 No Comments »

Is it okay for a child to keep switching up their activity of choice Read More »

What can I do if my child shows no interest in sports?

What can I do if my child shows no interest in sports?
April 20, 2012 2 Comments »

There is no great risk in introducing your daughter to a particular sport or activity, but you should keep a few things in mind Read More »

move more, live longer

move more, live longer
March 30, 2012 4 Comments »

As parents, we’ve heard the expert’s opinion that because of poor life habits, today’s children may not live as long as their parents. This hasn’t been the case since medieval times. Last June, we launched the Active for Life campaign ... Read More »

5 things you should do, 6 you shouldn’t

5 things you should do, 6 you shouldn’t
March 30, 2012 1 Comment »

We recently featured a study that identified the 5 top reasons kids play sport. As you might have guessed, “because it’s FUN” is at the top of the list while “doing something I am good at” is a close second. We’ve ... Read More »

Girls in sport: startling statistics

Girls in sport: startling statistics
March 30, 2012 No Comments »

If you have a daughter, there’s good reason to be concerned about her future in sport and physical activity. The statistics are bleak and there might be worrisome consequences for your daughter’s health. Girls move a lot less than boys ... Read More »

Get your daughter in the game!

Get your daughter in the game!
March 29, 2012 No Comments »

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Remember Canada’s child fitness tax credit

Remember Canada’s child fitness tax credit
March 29, 2012 No Comments »

As you’re working on your taxes this year, remember the credit you can claim because you enrolled your kids in a sports program. The Children’s Fitness Tax Credit is worth up to $500 for each child under the age of 16 for ... Read More »