Nathan Zsombor-Murray and Rylan Wiens are two Canadian divers vying for the 2024 Olympics—and they’re also close friends and training partners.
Across Canada, sports associations, clubs, and community groups offer inclusive and accessible sports programming for newcomers.
June is a time for celebrations—from graduations to Father’s Day to Pride and even the arrival of summer. And another very important celebration taking place this month is National Indigenous Peoples Day. Happening on June 21, National Indigenous Peoples Day is an important opportunity for adults and children alike to learn more about the cultures, … Continued
Artistic gymnast Ellie Black is flying high as she anchors Canada’s women’s gymnastics team.
Flag Tool for Sport is a new tool designed by PlaySafe BC to help you determine whether your child has been treated appropriately in sport.
The Coaching Association of Canada has launched the Mental Health and Sport Resource Hub to help coaches navigate athletes’ mental health challenges.
Check out this helpful guide for the coolest children’s museums in Canada where your little ones can get hands-on experience with the fun exhibits.
Parents of active kids know that not everyone loves sitting still. Learn how you can help your active kids get their wiggles out before a flight.
When Tina Singh struggled to find a helmet that accommodated her son’s Sikh turban, she decided to design one herself.
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Three Canadian Olympians share their fondest childhood winter memories and what they loved about outdoor play as youngsters.
As families tune in to the FIFA World Cup, it’s worth knowing Canadian player Alphonso Davies’ incredible journey in soccer.
The 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar will offer teachable and inspiring moments for kids and parents alike. Here’s why you should tune in.
Olympic diver Jennifer Abel shares her journey in the sport and describes how her parents’ support helped her along the way.
Getting active doesn’t have to be expensive! Check out these 14 cheap activities your kids can try this summer.
For some awesome family fun this summer, check out these outdoor adventure courses across Canada.
Kin-Ball is a fast-paced, interactive sport that engages a wide range of skills, while promoting physical activity, sportsmanship, and teamwork.
Cricket is gaining momentum as a fun physical activity option in schools across Canada. Learn more about why the sport is so great for kids.
The Coaching Association of Canada has launched the Responsible Coaching Movement in hopes of making sport safer for kids.
Ball hockey is versatile, fun, affordable—what’s not to love? Here’s how you can help your kids give it a try.
Is there room in kids’ outdoor time for screens and apps? Learn how some Canadian programs are using tech to enhance experiences in nature.
Here’s a look at Patrick Chan’s journey as an elite figure skater, plus tips for parents and kids who want to follow in his footsteps.
Speed skating is a fun, fast-paced sport that kids (and adults) can get into at any age. Here’s everything you need to know.