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Powerful "Run Like A Girl" Commercial Promoted at Super Bowl XLIX


What does it mean to do something like a girl? Every year there are great Super Bowl commercials that millions of people watch. This simple question was asked in one commercial and brought an underlying issue that young girls face everyday to the forefront. 

This Girl Can UK sport campaign inspires women worldwide


This. Girl. Can. These three simple words have been seen by millions of viewers in the UK and worldwide this week in the launch of Sport England's inspirational This Girl Can campaign. 

Two BC women honoured in CAAWS Most Influential Women List 2014


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. 

Playing Sports May be the Secret to Women's Career Success


Business Insider has put out a great article on how sport participation can affect women's career success. Research shows that a background in sport can improve a woman's leadership potential. Read the full article here.

Apply now! New intake for Bobbie Steen Legacy Foundation Award


ProMOTION Plus has announced a new intake period for the Bobbie Steen Legacy Foundation Award.

Seven B.C. women recognized as influential sport leaders in Canada

News Release

viaSport British Columbia is thrilled to congratulate seven B.C. women named to the Most Influential Women in Sport and Physical Activity List, presented annually by the Canadian Association for the Advancement of Women and Sport and Physical Activity (CAAWS).