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Ontario Physical Literacy Summit

Hamilton

Ontario Physical Literacy Summit

The 2017 Ontario Physical Literacy Summit is open to coaches, parent volunteers, teachers or anyone interested in enhancing their knowledge and practices when working with children of various ages to develop their physical literacy, physical activity and sport experience.

Date: Friday September 22, 2017
Location: Redeemer University College, Hamilton

The 2017 Summit features a number of prominent keynote speakers, including Dr.John Cairney, Dr. Dean Kriellaars, and many other experts. Learn about physical literacy, make connections and have fun in the process.

Visit the SportHamilton website for more information and see the list of workshops that will accompany the keynote speakers. Register before June 30, 2017 to receive early bird pricing!

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Annual Events

Sport For Life Canadian Summit

Gatineau, Quebec

Sport For Life Canadian Summit

The Sport for Life Summit takes place annually at Hilton Lac-Leamy in Gatineau, Quebec. The Summit brings together leaders who work to enhance the quality of sport and physical activity in Canada. The 2018 conference will take place January 22-24.

Learn more here.

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Ontario Coaches Conference

Ontario Coaches Conference

The annual Ontario Coaches Conference hosted by the Coaches Association of Ontario is open to coaches of all sports at all levels and features nationally and internationally renowned experts in sport psychology, high performance sport, physical literacy and so much more.

The 2017 conference had an all-star roster that included:

  • Toronto Raptors coach, Jama Mahlalela
  • Physical literacy guru, Dr. Dean Kriellaars
  • NBA advanced scout and Canadian Basketball Senior Men’s National Team Head Scout, Joe Raso
  • Sport for Life expert, Dr. Stephen Norris
  • George Washington University “doctors of fun”, Dr. Amanda Visek and Heather Manning
  • Internationally recognized sport biomechanist, Bruce Craven

The 2018 conference will take place April 20-22 in London.

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NCCP Super Clinic

Toronto

NCCP Super Clinic

The NCCP Super Clininc is an annual coaching clininc that provides coaches with the opportunity  to take part in various streams, including professional development, the six basketball-specific NCCP courses, multi-sport courses and wheelchair basketball.

Information on the last NCCP Super Clinic is shown below:

Date: May 19-21, 2017
Location: University of Toronto and Ryerson University (Toronto)
Schedule: Available here

For more information, visit Canada Basketball’s website.

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