Check out the ‘Community Chase’ program that Saskatchewan Blue Cross has partnered with in motion to bring to hometowns across the province. The Chase gets kids and families out to play. It uses outdoor spaces in new ways to show that your community is a place where kids can move and play. Through the Chase, teams explore their communities in a series of six to eight fun challenges. It uses outdoor spaces in new ways to inspire kids and families to go out and play. Click here to learn more.
It doesn’t have to be the ‘lazy days of summer’. You can “beat summer boredom and make lifelong memories with active summer fun.” Check out the Saskatchewan In Motion Summer Bucket List that is filled to the brim with tips, ideas and inspiration for outdoor fun and adventure. Rainy days? They’ve got those covered too.
Saskatchewan in motion and the Partners for Physical Literacy are working with three Prairie Central District communities – Martensville, Outlook, & Wynyard to develop a specific plan for getting kids moving more and increasing physical literacy at home, at school and in the community. Physical literacy is the confidence, competence and motivation to move and one of the keys to a lifelong love of physical activity. You can learn more about physical literacy, why it matters and what you can do, here.
Moving Together Symposium
The Go Out & Play Challenge powered by Saskatchewan Blue Cross ran from March 1 – 10, 2019! Of the 45 communities registered for the Blue Cross ‘Go Out & Play’ Challenge, 12 were from Prairie Central – Aberdeen, Allan, Davidson, Delisle, Kelvington, Lanigan, Outlook, Regina Beach, Shields, Wadena, Warman & Wynyard. Congratulations to the community of Shields for being ‘runner up’. Click here for more information.
Looking for something that encourages your children to go out and play? Check out the Saskatchewan in Motion Active Toy Guide.
ParticipACTION Report Card on Physical Activity for Children and Youth. The Science is in! KIDS + STEPS + SWEAT = HEALTHIER BRAINS The report confirms that physical activity can improve kids’ brain health in many ways.
Saskatchewan in motion is a province-wide movement that works to get more kids, more active, more often. Click here for updates on how we can ‘Make Saskatchewan Canada’s Most Playful Province”.
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