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Lethbridge Sport Council E-News - October 30th, 2015
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Sports Day in Canada
RBC Sports Day in Canada is a national celebration of the power of sport to build community and get Canadians moving! The annual event takes place on Saturday, November 21st in communities from coast to coast to coast in celebration of the Year of Sport!
For more details on how Lethbridge is celebrating Sports Day in Canada
Skate Canada International 2015
This world class event takes place at the ENMAX Centre this weekend!  Men's, Ladies, Pairs and Dance events will be held, with the Short Programs on Friday, Free Programs on Saturday and the Exhibition Gala on Sunday.  You don't want to miss it!
Fall Webinar Series for Sport Organizations
There are 2 webinars left in the fall webinar series presented by The Ottawa Sport Council.  We will be streaming the webinars on our big screen in the community room.  All webinars start at 10 AM
  • November 3rd - Governance in a Changing World
  • November 17th - A Strategic Approach to Sponsorship
Physical Literacy for Performance Enhancement and Injury Prevention
This instructional and active session will present evidence based 'movement preparation' approaches to minimize injuries in Train to Train and Train to Compete Athletes.  Presented by Dr. Dean Kriellaars, this session will be held on Thursday Nov. 19th, 7-8pm at the UofL
CS4L Workshop - FREE
PLAYCoaldale & PLAYLethbridge are please to host PL 201/301, facilitated by Canadian Sport for Life
PL 201 - Physical Literacy Assessment for Youth
PL 301 - Integrating Physical Literacy into your Programming
Calling all coaches!
Project SCORE! is a free resource for coaches and athletes.  10 lessons have been developed for the SCORE! program which highlight and synthesize information from sport psychology and positive youth development.
For more information on SCORE!
Wheelchair Basketball
Wheelchair basketball is running again this year at the YMCA!  Drop in Wednesdays from 7:30-9:00pm, Chairs are provided. The 'Lethbridge Steamers' competitive practices are Saturdays 6:15-7:45. New players (ages 12+ are welcome.
Email mary.dyck@uleth.ca for more info
New Fundraising Opportunity for Clubs
River City Gymnastics Lethbridge - Kidstown Co-Op has a new opportunity for Sport Organizations looking for fundraising ideas!
Check out the Sport Council blog for details.
They will be hosting an Open House on Monday November 2nd, at their location in North Lethbridge
Sport Council Blog
Susan Eymann, M.Ed.,ChPC
Executive Director
Phone: 403-320-5412
Tanya Whipple
Program and Communication Coordinator
Phone: 403-320-9371
Nicholas Sheran Ice Centre
Second Floor
401 Laval Blvd West
Lethbridge, AB