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Gender Equity Forum Sets the Stage for Sport Leadership Conference

Events

On Wednesday, November 6, the Canadian Association for the Advancement of Women in Sport and Physical Activity (CAAWS), in partnership wi

Deadline extended! Last #LevelTheField Inspiring Change Workshop

Events

Last chance to register! The deadline has been extended for the last LevelTheField: Inspiring Change Workshop hosted by Richmond Olympic Oval on April 19. Register before this Tuesday, April 19 at 12:00pm PT to save your seat.

Harassment in Sport Blog Series - Blog One: Looking Back

Coaching

The intention for this four-part blog series on harassment in sport is to review the past, assess where we are and chart a course forward that addresses harassment both on and off the field of play. The Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES), the Canadian Association for the Advancement of Women and Sport and Physical Activity (CAAWS), the Coaching Association of Canada (CAC), and the Sport Law & Strategy Group (SLSG) have partnered together to explore answers to those three questions. This blog-post if the first of four, and focuses on looking at the past.

Three BC women honoured in CAAWS 2015 List of Most Influential Women

Profiles

The Canadian Association for the Advancement of Women and Sport and Physical Activity (CAAWS) has released their 2015 List of Most Influential Women, including three inspiring role models from BC. Read more about these three women and how they’ve paved the road for women in sport.  

Free soccer workshop in Kootenays carries on Women’s World Cup legacy

News Release

Girls and women in the Kootenays will have the opportunity to attend a free soccer leadership workshop in Nelson on Saturday, October 17 as part of the Women’s World Cup Legacy Project. Register now at www.viasport.ca/soccerlegacy

 

Free soccer workshop in northern BC carries on Women’s World Cup legacy

News Release

Girls and women in northern British Columbia will have the opportunity to attend a free soccer leadership workshop this Saturday, September 20 as part of the Women’s World Cup Legacy Project. This is the first of five events to be hosted across the province between September 20 and October 7, with the goal of inspiring more girls and women to become involved in soccer as a coach, official, or volunteer.

Register now! Women's World Cup Legacy Events

Events

British Columbia put their name on the map this summer as host of nine FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015 matches. In partnership with the Ministry of Community, Sport and Cultural Development, BC Soccer, Vancouver Whitecaps FC and the Canadian Association for Women in Sport and Physical Activity (CAWS), viaSport will host five Women's World Cup legacy events between September 20 - October 17 in five regions across BC. Register now!

viaSport joins over 200 attendees at the 2015 Women and Sport Conference

Events

For the first time in 13 years, over 200 attendees from across Canada came together to discuss female participation in sport at the 2015 Conversation: Women and Sport conference, June 9 -12  in Sainte-Foy, Quebec. 

Two BC recipients honoured in CAAWS' 2015 WISE fund

Profiles

Two BC recipients will receive support from the 2015 Women in Sport Encouragement (WISE) Fund. Presented by the Canadian Association for the Advancement of Women and Sport and Physical Activity (CAAWS), this annual $1000 grant supports female leaders and organizations supporting diverse opportunities and programming, as well as positive experiences for girls and women in sport and physical activity. 

Two BC women honoured in CAAWS Most Influential Women List 2014

News

The Canadian Association for the Advancement of Women and Sport and Physical Activity (CAAWS) has honoured a number of incredible women in 2014's Most Influential Women List, including two outstanding role models here in British Columbia. 

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