Fuelling Women Champions Fund awarding 30 grants! Deadline: Sept 20, 2017 Created by Dairy Farmers of Canada to empower the female athletic community and provide a resource that can help change the game for Canada's young girls and women athletes, this year the Champions Fund will award $5,000 grants to 30 deserving female athletes, teams, or organizations to help pursue their athletic goals.
2017 WISE FUND RECIPIENTS ANNOUNCED • Melfort Minor Softball Association
• Team Saskatchewan Volleyball North American Indigenous Games 2017 - The WISE Fund grant went towards helping the Team Saskatchewan U19 athletes begin their coaching certification process. By investing in their development as leaders and coaches, this effort not only expanded opportunities for these young women, it also helps them to use their passion and skills to create positive change in their communities through sport.
Breaking Free A new podcast series in which sportswomen discuss mental health issues and how sport helps them overcome personal challenges. We will be hearing from women who have different experiences and who have generously agreed to share their journeys while offering some advice and resources.
WiSP Sports Podcast • Tina Chantrey • Tara Campbell
CAAWS Women and Leadership Workshops Sask Sport Inc., in partnership with the Canadian Association of the Advancement of Women in Sport and Physical Activity (CAAWS), will be offering CAAWS Women and Leadership Workshops. Five 3-hour workshops are available, designed to be delivered to a female only audience.
Resources: Women And Girls New resources for women and girls in sport, physical activity are available HERE.
A Report on Female Participation in Sport The findings from a new research publication were unveiled by Canada's dairy farmers and the Canadian Association for Advancement of Women and Sport and Physical Activity (CAAWS).
Fuelling a Lifetime of Participation
Solutions Women Sport The SolutionsWomenSport website is the result of the 2015 Conversation on women and sport.
Actively Engaging Women & Girls - Quality Community Programs Sydney Millar (M), Vicki Harber, Luoise Humbert, Sylvie Beliveau, Lori Johnstone, Isabelle Cayer To truly impact the participation levels of women and girls, the Canadian sport and physical activity sector must commit to providing quality experiences. Building on previous Summit sessions and CS4L publications by CAAWS and other members of the panel, this session will focus on community-based programs and initiatives that are providing quality participation, competition and leadership opportunities for women and girls.
Coaching Female Athletes 2016 Saskatchewan Coaches Conference Notes from discussion that will help in addressing where to find resources, coaching female athletes, how your sport can engage more female participation and sustain, what we do as coaches to support the development of female athletes and programs/initiatives that sport delivers to improve the participation of females.
2018 National Women's Open Championship August 20-26, 2018 Regina
Wascana Country Club