2017 News Archive
October 3, 2017
(Ottawa, Ontario - September 26, 2017) - The True Sport Foundation and the Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES), in cooperation with School Sport Canada, have published a new resource for educating students at the secondary (high school) level. The resource, titled Make the Call, includes...
September 27, 2017
Did you know that this week, staff and board members from every Provincial/Territorial School Sport Association is meeting in Whistler, BC for the School Sport Canada Annual General Meeting?
Follow along what’s happening around the country at...
September 8, 2017
September 1, 2017
August 16, 2017
September 23-30, 2017
The ASAA encourages all schools to thank the coaches in their community for the tremendous work that they do for your school by simply saying #ThanksCoach. With events held across the country to celebrate coaching, National Coaches...
June 21, 2017
Click on the PDF below to view the ASAA Summer 2017 Newsletter!
May 19, 2017
The following Notices of Motion were discussed and voted on at the ASAA Annual General Meeting on May 11-12, 2017 in Leduc.
Below are 2 documents with the Notices of Motion and the results of the votes.
May 16, 2017To read the opening, click the full screen button at the bottom right corner of the document....
May 16, 2017
The CIAAA is seeking a Program Manager. Located in Edmonton, and reporting to the National President and the Executive Director of the Alberta Schools’ Athletic Association, and taking direction from the CIAAA Board of Directors, the Program Manager will be responsible for the CIAAA’s day...
April 19, 2017
The following Notices of Motion will be heard, discussed and voted on at the ASAA Annual General Meeting on May 11-12 in Leduc.
Below are 2 documents with the Notices of Motion.
April 11, 2017
Two tournaments, ten schools, and more than 100 participants. Unified Bean Bag Toss set records for Unified Sports in Alberta!
Bert Church High School in Airdrie was the first school in Alberta to host a Unified Sports event, a Unified Bean Bag Toss tournament on March 16th. Several...
April 10, 2017
Athletics Canada & School Sport Canada Partner to improve High School Track in Canada
Athletics Canada understands the importance of introducing and keeping involved in athletics. As a result, the Athletics Canada Foundation is pleased...
April 9, 2017
The University of Alberta has finalized the presenters for The Sport Conference. It will be held May 31-June 4, 2017 in Edmonton.
This is a great opportunity for coaches, athletes, parents and sports administrators, or if you are just interested in sport.
Click here for...
March 21, 2017
Click on the PDF below to view the ASAA Spring 2017 Newsletter!
March 20, 2017
This is just a reminder that the deadline for submitting Notices of Motion that are to be heard at this year’s AGM is coming up on April 1st.
If you wish to submit any notices of motion, please do so via the online submission form...
March 16, 2017(originally posted at http://basketballalberta.goalline.ca/news.php?news_id=1479168)
1A, 2A, 3A and 4A All go this weekend
More than a thousand players from 104 teams will...
March 16, 20171A, 2A, 3A and 4A All go this weekend
More than a thousand players from 104 teams will compete for 24 medals at 8 championships on 15 courts in nine cities and towns over three days.
Welcome to March Madness, Alberta style.
This weekend marks the...
February 20, 2017
The ASAA would like to congratulate all of the inductees into the Alberta Sports Hall of Fame & Museum this year. There are countless athletic opportunities that would not be available today without these spirited teams and individuals leading the charge for improved...
February 6, 2017
Organized by members of the Faculty of Physical Education and Recreation, the purpose of The Sport Conference is to provide an affordable opportunity for coaches, athletes, parents, and sport administrators to exchange ideas with University of Alberta academics, coaches and graduate students in...
February 3, 2017
The second year of Unified Basketball starts on March 20th and ends with two Unified Basketball tournaments:
Date: Friday, May 26
Time: 10:00 am to 2:30 pm
Location: Jack Simpson Gym, U of C
February 2, 2017
70% of kids drop out of sports before high school. Want to keep your kids in sports? Start during the ride home. How we talk to our kids about sports is how we keep our kids in sports.
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January 24, 2017“The ideals of good sportsmanship, ethical behaviour and integrity should permeate all interscholastic athletics in our communities. In perception and practice, good sportsmanship shall be defined as those qualities of behaviour which are characterized by generosity and...
January 17, 2017
Click on the PDF below to view the ASAA December 2016 Newsletter!
January 12, 2017
The issue of whether high school student-athletes should specialize in one sport or play multiple sports continues to be debated across the country. How prevalent is the practice of specialization and what are the potential drawbacks for individuals who focus on a single sport? Read the full...