2012 CS4L National Summit

    November 29, 2011

    Canadian Sport for Life (CS4L) is pleased to release the program for the 2012 CS4L National Summit being held at the Hilton Lac-Leamy in Gatineau-Ottawa on February 1st and 2nd, 2012.

    The 2012 program includes something for everyone! Some highlights include:

    • For sport leaders: Dr. Stephen Norris will present The WINSport Challenge: Building an Institute Based on the CS4L Framework.
    • For health practitioners: Dr. Dean Kriellaars will present The Physical Literacy Movement.
    • For recreation professionals: LJ Bartle will present Integrating Physical Literacy and Healthy Childhood Development.
    • For educators: PHE Canada will present The Role of Educating Tomorrow’s PE Teacher at the Post-Secondary Level.
    • For big thinkers: Dr. James Mandigo’s panel will present Sport for Development: Canada in Action, featuring Carla Thachuk, Dr. Colin Higgs and Dr. John Corlett.


    Past top favorites such as Dr. Colin Higgs, Istvan Balyi, Dr. Vicki Harber and Cyndie Flett will also be speaking.

    The complete program can be found on the CS4L website at www.canadiansportforlife.ca.

    Register before November 30th and receive the early-bird rate of $195, which includes access to all sessions as well as a stand-up, continental breakfast and a grazing lunch both days.

    BONUS: Stay for another day to attend the World LTAD Symposium where leaders will share how Sport for Life is changing sport in countries around the globe. More information is listed at www.canadiansportforlife.ca.


    Canadian Sport for Life
    Canadian Sport for Life is a movement to improve the quality of sport and physical activity in Canada. CS4L links sport, education, recreation and health and aligns community, provincial and national programming. LTAD is a seven-stage training, competition and recovery pathway guiding an individual’s experience in sport and physical activity from infancy through all phases of adulthood. CS4L, with LTAD, represents a paradigm shift in the way Canadians lead and deliver sport and physical activity in Canada.
    For more information contact:

    Danielle Bell
    Canadian Sport for Life
    [email protected]