Lethbridge's Olympians

Lethbridge has rich sport history, and involvement in the Olympic Games is no exception. With the 2020 (held in 2021) Olympics coming up we wanted to celebrate local Olympians, Paralympians, coaches, officials, and support staff who have left...

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National Indigenous History Month - Celebrating...

In recognition of National Indigenous History Month, we are proud to share with you a collection of impressive achievements of local, provincial, and national Indigenous athletes. Not surprisingly, many are also community leaders.

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YQL Stories Chantelle Erickson

Our first YQL story features Chantelle Erickson, personal trainer, runner, mom, freelance writer, and LSC board member. Listen to the full interview podcast on our website.

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Outdoor Roving Gyms are back for summer!
The Lethbridge Sport Council is excited to announce that Stage 2 of Alberta's 'Open for Summer' plan means we can launch our summer ROVING GYM program!! Gyms have begun, and will be held on Tuesday and Thursday mornings, weather permitting. Full details, including the locations, registration, and COVID protocols can be found on the LSC website.

Lethbridge Vipers Football Gaining Momentum
The Lethbridge Vipers are working tirelessly to bring a Canadian Junior Football League franchise to our city. Making a huge move to improve football culture, the Vipers have gained some amazing support.
2-time Grey Cup Champion and 4-time CFL sack leader Charleston Hughes has been added as the Vipers newest board member.

Summer Fun Bins are BACK!!
We've packed up the Winter kits and freshened up the Summer kits to get them ready for you to borrow! Kits include all the equipment and instructions you need to have fun for days. Sign up today on our website for a summer fun kit or one of the sport exploration kits.

Ministry of Children Services Child and Youth Wellbeing Review
The Ministry of Children Services has put out a public engagement opportunity to hear how the pandemic has impacted Child and Youth Wellbeing and what specific actions the Government can do to support Child and Youth Wellbeing. This can be a key opportunity to have a voice for sport, physical activity and recreation.

Recommended Sport E-Newsletters
What e-newsletters are we reading? We'd like to share a list of e-newsletters that come to our inbox, to help your sport organizations, staff, and volunteers receive relevant sport information and resources. Stay connected to sport virtually by signing up for e-newsletters to get your daily/weekly/monthly dose.
LGBTQI2S+ Sport Inclusion Task Force launches equity, diversity and inclusion website
To kick off Pride Month, the LGBTQI2S+ Sport Inclusion Task Force (SITF) announced the launch of its new website on Tuesday. The site will support National, Provincial/Territorial, and Local/Club Sport Organizations intent on making their organizations more equitable, diverse, and inclusive for those who identify as LGBTQI2S+

Visit their new website at: sportinclusion.ca
Community Room Re-Opens
The Lethbridge Sport Council Community Room is located on the second floor of Nicholas Sheran Ice Centre, and is now accepting bookings. There are currently restrictions in place, including 1/3 capacity, contact tracing, health screening, and increase sanitation. Effective July 2nd full capacity bookings will be accepted. Visit our website for the full protocols, and to book the room.
ASDC ATHLETE DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM HAS TWO PROGRAMS OPEN FOR REGISTRATION
ASDCSW is ready to go with 2 great programs for athletes. The two programs include Speed & Agility, and Summer 2021. Both of these programs through the Athlete Enhancement Program (AEP) have begun but are still accepting new participants. Registration is open now on the ASDC website.

Sport Lending Library
Did you know the Lethbridge Sport Council has an inventory of equipment and supplies that can be loaned or rented (depending on the item) to local sport organizations, classrooms, families, and individuals?
This includes items like our synthetic ice, sets of flags, outdoor games, and event supplies.

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Senior's Week
Although Seniors Week has passed, it is never too late for all ages to discover the active opportunities around them. Adults age 65+ are encouraged to participate in a variety of physical activities that are enjoyable, safe and get their bodies moving and hearts pumping! We put together a list of some programs and activities to help stay active and moving!

COVID-19
Our office is currently CLOSED but our staff continue to work from home. Please connect with our staff via email or phone. Click HERE for contact info for all staff.
Everyone should experience quality sport.