Financial Support for sports organizations during covid-19

Date: April 3rd, 2020 

Time: 10 a.m. MDT


Sports organizations and clubs across Canada are grappling with funding and employment issues in the wake of COVID-19.

National and regional not-for-profit sports programs and clubs are facing the loss of programming and a decline in revenues during a pandemic that has prompted the closure of facilities nation-wide.

To learn more about financial support and assistance to sports organizations from the federal and provincial governments, join us at a webinar on Friday, April 3 at 12:00 p.m. Along with Anne Merklinger from Own the Podium, lawyers from Gowling WLG will discuss relevant short- and long-term financial programs and supports that will enable sports organizations to navigate through these challenging times.

Cost: FREE

Learn More & Register Here

Home Based Physical Education Summit

Date: April 1st to 11th, 2020 

Description: An online summit centred on supporting you with home-based physical education, health & wellbeing.

Cost: FREE

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sport law & strategy group – PAST WEBINARS

Description: Missed a webinar with the Sport Law & Strategy Group? You can access all past recorded webinars Here.

Topics Include: 

  • Death of a Dream
  • Emergency Preparedness Planning
  • Managing Through Crisis and much more!

Cost: $40/per

Youth Sport Digital Summit

Date: April 3 – 5, 2020

Description: This Youth Sport Digital Summit features conversations with experts in the youth sports. Each speaker addresses important and relevant topics, including:

  • Free Play
  • Physical Literacy
  • Long Term Development
  • Mental Health
  • Multi-Sport Sampling
  • Building Community
  • Growing Confidence
  • Official Retention
  • Dealing With Harassment
  • And many more!

Learn what you can do to improve the experience of kids in sport today, all from the comfort of your own home.

Cost: FREE

Learn More & Register Here

Virtual Coffee Chat – Sponsorship & COVID19

Date: April 8, 2020

Time: 12:30 P.M. MDT


Join us online with your coffee for an open discussion with Brent Barootes, President and CEO, Partnership Group – Sponsorship Specialists and Brad McCabe, Managing Partner, Sponsor Circle as we lead a discussion about the impact COVID-19 is having on the sponsorship industry.

We’ll explore recommendations for:

  • Managing your partnerships through the crisis
  • What you should be doing now
  • Laying the ground work for the future

Bring your questions, challenges and insights to our open discussion, learning and networking session.

A link to the session will be emailed to registered attendees prior to the session.

Cost: FREE

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Corona virus & yOUTH SPORTS

*This is an American program but, provides great detail and tips on how we can come out of this on top.

Description: During this difficult time, the Aspen Institute’s Sports & Society Program is collecting information on how the outbreak is impacting youth sports, a focus of our Project Play initiative that helps build healthy communities through sports. We aim to help parents, coaches, administrators, educators and others in the youth sports ecosystem respond to challenges presented by a virus that has major public health implications.

Cost: FREE

Watch the Webinar Here

Learn more about Project Play Here