Fall 2014 First Aid & Sport Injury Courses

               The MATA is offering a variety of Sport First Aid Courses this fall. These courses are accredited by Coaching Manitoba for Professional Development Credits and are a great resource for all coaches to have. Check out their website to view course...

2014 Scholarship Opportunities

Are you currently studying in the fields of Sport Science or Sport Medicine and looking for some financial support? A scholarship fund has been established by the Sport Medicine & Science Council of Manitoba to offer financial support to students of its member...

Welcome Home Dennis

Come Celebrate with us on April 14th in the Sport Hall of Fame as we welcome home para olympian Dennis Thiessen.  

CSPA Webinar- April 9th

Be sure to take advantage of this unique opportunity to gain insights from a panel of Canadian Sport Psychology Association professionals. Learn from the best in the field about their lessons in Sochi, by registering for this FREE webinar. You don't want to miss it.

Basic Sports Taping & Injury Management Clinic

There are a few spots left for the Basic Sports Taping & Injury Management Clinic being held this Saturday, February 8th from 9:30am-12:30pm at the Sport for Life Center. Registration is $20, and coaches who attend will receive 3 professional development points to...

Sport Psychology and the Dietician

A great continuing education opportunity!! Join the Manitoba Sport Nutrition Network for an exciting presentation by Adrienne Leslie-Toogood, licensed Psychologist who has worked extensively with Athletes & Coaches in both Canada and the US. Register with Jorie...

We Caught You Using Your Head

For Immediate Release: 27 May 2013 IMPACT INJURY PREVENTION PROGRAM ‘CATCHES’ KIDS WEARING BIKE HELMETS Campaign to promote bike helmet use among children and youth Injury prevention experts want young cyclists to ‘use their heads’ as they bike around city streets...

Winter Running

Are you a winter runner? How does this change your training? Learn more about the environment you are running in. Dean Kriellaars, Ph.D., C.E.P, Associate Professor in the Department of Physical Therapy at University of Manitoba, talks about the special considerations...

February is Psychology Month

Have you ever wondered what your life would be like if you were living up to your full potential? There’s a wealth of knowledge from both the science of psychology and elite athletes that can help you manage adversity in order to live a richer, more meaningful life....

What Every Athlete Should Know in Case of Concussions

Winnipeg group provides tools and resources After a concussion, people need to know what to do immediately, but they also need to know where they can go for help in the days and weeks that follow. So a group of physicians, athletic therapists, athletes, former...