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  • Making the Most of #IPLC2017

    Wednesday, March 29, 2017

    The International Physical Literacy Conference (IPLC) is coming to the Westin Harbour Castle in Toronto, April 12-15, 2017.  The IPLC is designed to bring together sport, health, education and recreation experts and practitioners, and policy-makers from across Canada and around the world to advance the knowledge, application and implementation of...

  • It’s 2017! Persisting Gaps and New Opportunities to Actively Engage Girls and Young Women

    Wednesday, March 22, 2017

    PARC Speaker Series Recap On March 2nd, 2017, PARC partnered with Sydney Millar to deliver a webinar on the 5 persisting gaps and 5 new opportunities to actively engage girls and young women in physical activity and sport. An Interview with Sydney Millar 1.    What are the top three takeaways that you would like attendees to leave the webinar with...

  • Energizer: Office Workplace

    Wednesday, March 1, 2017

    Sedentary behaviour is defined as “as any waking behaviour characterized by an energy expenditure ≤1.5 METs while in a sitting or reclining posture”.1 As you may have read in one of our previous blogs, sedentary behaviour is increasingly being linked to a number of chronic diseases such as heart disease, type II diabetes and cancer and could lead...