As a sports organization or community club, you have an important interest in communicating cutting-edge information to coaches and getting parents to learn about their child’s sport.

Below you will find a variety of articles and tools that you can use to engage your coaches and parents. Pick and choose from this list, and feel free to share this content through your social media channels, website, and newsletters.

You are welcome to reprint any of the more than 1,000 Active for Life articles. We just ask that you follow our reuse guidelines.

Articles

Here are some favourites for sharing with parents:

Here are some that will appeal to coaches

Curated lists of articles

Want to take a deeper dive into a particular topic? Our curated pages are lists of the best articles on specific sports, special topics, and information of interest to different communities and groups.

Websites and Videos

These are some useful websites and videos that cover special themes in sport for coaches and parents:

Tools

We’ve got materials that can help you educate parents about physical literacy. They include bookmarks and postcards you can order, posters you can download and print, presentations you can use (and slides you can use in your own presentations), and fun things like a quiz and a fortune teller you can download.

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You can use the memes on the following pages on your social media channels, web pages, newsletters, and anywhere else you think they’d work:

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Using hashtags is a great way to connect your club members with the broader discussion. Consider using these:

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  • #qualitysport
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  • #multisport
  • #youthsports

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