Resources & Tools

RETURNING TO PARTICIPATION UNDER COVID-19: UPDATING YOUR WAIVERS AND FORMS

Description:

What if one of your participants exposes another participant to COVID-19? And that participant blames you?

We strongly recommend that sport organizations update their waivers and forms before permitting individuals to participate in the organization’s activities. This blogpost explains why.

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Active At Home: Resources

Description:
As the world continues to adjust to the “new normal” under COVID-19, sport leaders have been considering how best to encourage safe training environments for athletes and coaches. This blog is about minimizing uncertainty by providing you with helpful tips and important information to ensure your organization, your coaches and your athletes stay protected.

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SPORT LAW & STRATEGY GROUP: Maintaining Safe Sport During COVID-19

Description:
As the world continues to adjust to the “new normal” under COVID-19, sport leaders have been considering how best to encourage safe training environments for athletes and coaches. This blog is about minimizing uncertainty by providing you with helpful tips and important information to ensure your organization, your coaches and your athletes stay protected.

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SPORT LAW & STRATEGY GROUP SHARES HELPFUL TIPS DURING COVID-19

Description: Sport Law & Strategy curated a newsletter that contains beneficial information and tips for during Covid-19. 

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MANAGING YOUR SPORT ORGANIZATION IN THE COVID-19 ENVIRONMENT

Description: Sport Law & Strategy curated a newsletter that contains beneficial information for small business owners related to sport and how to navigate the new “normal”.

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A Conversation on Mental Well-being in High Performance Sport

Description: Mental Performance: Dealing with COVID-19: Mental Well-Being for High Performance Sport Performers
Guest Speakers: Sharlene Hoar & Christie Gialloreto, CSI Pacific Mental Performance.

Cost: FREE

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Gender Equity Self-Assessment Tool for Community Sport Providers

Description: This self–assessment tool is designed for use by community sport and physical activity providers (municipal recreation  departments, boys and girls clubs, Ys, etc.) to assess whether their programs, services and facilities meet an acceptable standard of gender equity. Results will help organizations actively engage women and girls as participants and leaders.

Cost: FREE

Download and Learn More Here

TAKING CHARGE OF WHAT YOU CAN: A COVID-19 TOOLKIT

We all need to find a sense of control right now. This toolkit is designed to help you focus on the parts of your life that you can take charge of and stop spending energy on the things you cannot control.

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SPORT COMMUNITY CONVERSATIONS

Join us every Thursday at 2 p.m. MDT, on Zoom, in a casual open discussion with the sport community to share challenges, voice concerns, and come up with ideas to help support each other as we navigate the Covid-19 crisis.

It is completely FREE to use.
If you are interested! Please email karna@gpsportconnect.ca and we will share the link with you.

Lets stay socially connected during an era of isolation.

Missed a meeting or want to stay up-to-date? Check out our meeting minutes HERE

Using Economic Impact
Data in Your COVID-19
Recovery Strategy

The landscape for bidding and hosting events may look considerably different once we get past the current COVID-19 environment. Economic impact (EI) data can form the basis for determining your strategy and decision-making as you go forward. Use CSTA’s steam2.0 to run projections on what your event EI might have been, or what it could be if held in the future. Use the facts to help you determine if postponement or cancellation is the better option, what events you should bid on in the future, or what infrastructure may be the right investment.

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PARENT ENGAGEMENT SERIES – PART THREE: NUTRITION

Check out Hockey Alberta’s Parent Engagement Video Series, which is aimed at helping parents navigate through the ups and downs of being a hockey parent.

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