girls and women


11 May 2021 •
Hub Admin
It’s easy to say “the outdoors doesn’t discriminate” if you’ve never faced discrimination yourself.

Effectively Coaching Female Athletes

25 Jan 2021 •
Hub Admin
Girls leave sport at twice the rate boys do. Coaches can help reverse this trend.

Where the Wild Things Play

15 Jan 2021 •
Mike Kent
Outdoor Research's homage to all the badass, adventurous ladies we know. Crank the volume to 11, this soundtrack is a must. Film by Krystle Wright. Music by CAKE.

Retaining Women and Girls in Sport, Physical Activity and Recreation - Presentation Oct 1 2020

6 Oct 2020 •
James Brotherhood
The inagural presntation for the Gender Equity in Sport group that brings together champions for this cause throughout the basin.

Same Game: A Step-By-Step Toolkit to Bring Your Gender Equity Vision to Life

30 Sep 2020 •
The Same Game is an evidence based toolkit developed by Canadian Women & Sport with support from Women and Gender Equality Canada. 

NIKE Coaching Girls Guide

31 Aug 2020 •
James Brotherhood
The Made to Play Coaching Girls Guide equips all coaches with tools that can help make sport fun for girls. 

Safe Sport Training

16 Apr 2020 •
Hub Admin
Coaching Association of Canada The Coaching Association of Canada is excited to announce the availability of its new 

Canadian Women & Sport (CAAWS)

5 Mar 2020 •
Mike Kent
"Formerly known as the Canadian Association for the Advancement of Women and Sport and Physical Activity (CAAWS), our mission is to achieve equity for women in society through the power of sport"


26 Feb 2020 •
Hub Admin
FitSpirit is a foundation that provides opportunities for girls between the ages of 12 to 17 to adopt a healthy and active lifestyle in a fun environment by helping teenage girls to be physically a

Coaching Female Athletes

25 Feb 2020 •
FACTS Only 4% of girls aged 6-19yrs meet the daily physical activity recommendations in Canada’s Physical Activity Guide (Statistics Canada, 2011).