The spread of COVID-19 has impacted the Canadian sport community in a number of ways. SIRC has been closely monitoring the COVID-19 situation, and has created this page as a source of information and news.
SIRC is also working on a variety of new content to ensure the sport community has access to credible information to stay healthy and continue to advance sport and physical activity in Canada. Looking for evidence-informed insight on something specific? Let us know! SIRC will also be showcasing the leadership and inspiring actions of other organizations and athletes to support our community. Stay in the loop by signing up for the Canadian Sport Daily, our daily newsletter delivering sport and physical activity-related knowledge, news and resources.
Check out SIRC’s blogs and articles discussing a range of topics from adjusting to working from home, the psychological implications of return to sport and much more:
SIRC’s COVID-19 Video Program
SIRC, alongside knowledge mobilization partner inMotion, launched a new program providing video storytelling opportunities to support sport organizations’ communications efforts during the COVID-19 pandemic.
SIRC Active Breaks
Did you know taking an active break during the day can help improve your focus and productivity? Join Kim Gurtler, the SIRC Team and friends to get your creative juices flowing. Add a SIRC Active Break to your personal calendar or integrate one into your next online team meeting or virtual conference!
National Sport Community Initiatives
Organizations in the national sport community are leading a wide variety of initiatives to support their members and key stakeholders, including provincial/territorial and community sport organizations, athletes, coaches and parents.