GENDER EQUITY IN RECREATIONAL SPORT

SUCCESS STORIES

The stories featured on this page were written to highlight some of the fantastic initiatives happening across Canada to advance gender equity in recreational sport. Funding for these programs comes from the Government of Canada (Sport Canada), and CPRA thanks all communities who implemented programs to increase participation and retention of women and girls in sport.

Women on the Water brings the community of Meaford, ON together

Lay-Up Breaks Down Barriers
For Girls In Sport

Project Love Run Creates
Safe Spaces For Runners

Sledge Hockey Players Score
Virtual Camp Experience

Town of Oakville Virtual Classes
Bring Sense of Community to Seniors

Girls Canoe Camp Offers
New Skills and Lasting Bonds

Lacrosse Nova Scotia Connects
Female Players to Female Coaches

ÉTU-ACTIF Delivers a New
Program Just for Girls