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    The following story was posted on the OUA website on May 19, 2021 https://oua.ca/news/2021/5/19/general-oua-launches-dedicated-women-in-sport-website.aspx Courtesy of Ontario University Athletics https://oua.ca/news/2021/5/19/general-oua-launches-dedicated-women-in-sport-website.aspx Burlington, Ont. – Ontario University Athletics (OUA) is pleased to officially launch a new conference website dedicated to the celebration and spotlight of women in sport. The new website will serve as an ever-evolving resource aimed at providing relevant information and opportunities, celebrating the accomplishments, and sharing the voices of the OUA’s female stakeholders, all in one centralized location. Said OUA President & CEO...

    Courtesy of Canadian Women & Sport originally posted May 20, 2021 https://womenandsport.ca/canadian-women-sport-concludes-successful-board-of-directors-election/ Courtesy of Canadian Women In Sport https://womenandsport.ca/canadian-women-sport-concludes-successful-board-of-directors-election/ Toronto, ON (May 20, 2021) – Canadian Women & Sport has concluded its 2021 Board of Directors election and is excited to welcome Susan Irving (Chief Marketing Officer at Kruger Products, L.P.), Rahim Mohamed (Director of Soccer at Saskatchewan Soccer Association) and Trinh Tham (Chief Marketing Officer at Harry Rosen) to the board. The three new candidates bring diverse perspectives and experiences...

    Original Post from March 8, 2021 courtesy of USport: https://usports.ca/en/sports/soccer/f/news/2021/03/892682715/18-participants-selected-for-2021-22-u-sports-female-apprentice-coach-program Courtesy of USport: https://usports.ca/en/sports/soccer/f/news/2021/03/892682715/18-participants-selected-for-2021-22-u-sports-female-apprentice-coach-program In celebration of International Women’s Day, U SPORTS is proud to announce 18 former student-athletes have been selected for the 2021 U SPORTS Female Apprentice Coach Program. Leading this year’s class for the program’s second season are a pair of former national award winners in 2013 U SPORTS Female Athlete of the Year Shanice Marcelle – who played women’s volleyball for the UBC Thunderbirds and is now coaching with the York Lions...

    Original Post from January 28, 2021 courtesy of: https://usports.ca/en/sports/soccer/f/news/2021/01/4040842415/u-sports-female-apprentice-coach-program-renee-gauvin-moncton Courtesy of USport https://usports.ca/en/sports/soccer/f/news/2021/01/4040842415/u-sports-female-apprentice-coach-program-renee-gauvin-moncton Funded through Sport Canada, the U SPORTS Female Apprentice Coach Program originally launched in the 2019-20 season and aims to increase the number of females in coaching positions across Canadian universities – by matching apprentice coaches who have recently graduated, with a head coach in one of the 11 U SPORTS-sanctioned sport offerings for female-identifying student-athletes. RENÉE GAUVINMoncton Aigles BleuesSoccerAssistant Coach, 2014-18 https://platform.twitter.com/embed/Tweet.html?dnt=false&embedId=twitter-widget-0&features=eyJ0ZndfZXhwZXJpbWVudHNfY29va2llX2V4cGlyYXRpb24iOnsiYnVja2V0IjoxMjA5NjAwLCJ2ZXJzaW9uIjpudWxsfSwidGZ3X2hvcml6b25fdHdlZXRfZW1iZWRfOTU1NSI6eyJidWNrZXQiOiJodGUiLCJ2ZXJzaW9uIjpudWxsfSwidGZ3X3R3ZWV0X2VtYmVkX2NsaWNrYWJpbGl0eV8xMjEwMiI6eyJidWNrZXQiOiJjb250cm9sIiwidmVyc2lvbiI6bnVsbH19&frame=false&hideCard=false&hideThread=false&id=1354880326728876035&lang=en&origin=https%3A%2F%2Fusports.ca%2Fen%2Fsports%2Fsoccer%2Ff%2Fnews%2F2021%2F01%2F4040842415%2Fu-sports-female-apprentice-coach-program-renee-gauvin-moncton&sessionId=733aa2cf56f47623b21b613c005d147f45e6b3cb&theme=light&widgetsVersion=82e1070%3A1619632193066&width=550px ...

    This excerpts of this article is from Soccer Today the Voice of American Soccer originally published April 8, 2021 https://www.soccertoday.com/introducing-womens-independent-soccer-league-wisl/ DIVISION II PRO: New Second Tier Pro League to Fill Gap in Women’s Game April 8, 2021 — this is the day that marks the birth of a new women’s professional soccer league – the Women’s Independent Soccer League, or WISL.  WISL IS A LEAGUE CREATED BY WOMEN FOR WOMEN. Branding Laden with Equity Symbolism: The league’s ownership group unveiled its name, branding, and...

    Gracieuseté de gopaladinsgo.ca L'histoire suivante est une gracieuseté de gopaladinsgo.ca initialement publié le 23 avril 2021 https://gopaladinsgo.ca/news/2021/4/23/womens-soccer-soccer-f-minin-womens-soccer-soldier-on-soccer-f-minin-sans-limites.aspx Les Paladins collectent des milliers de fonds pour Sans Limites Au printemps, les membres de l'équipe de soccer féminin du CMR ont relevé un nouveau genre de défi. Échangeant leurs crampons contre des chaussures de course, ces équipières des Paladins – qui, étant éparpillées un peu partout au pays en raison de la pandémie, n'ont pas pu jouer ni s'entraîner ensemble – ont lancé...

    Courtesy of gopaladinsgo.ca The following story is courtesy of gopaladinsgo.ca originally published on April 23, 2021 https://gopaladinsgo.ca/news/2021/4/23/womens-soccer-soccer-f-minin-womens-soccer-soldier-on-soccer-f-minin-sans-limites.aspx The Paladins Raise Thousands for Soldier On This spring, the women's soccer team at RMC took on a new kind of challenge. Trading their cleats for running shoes, the Paladins – who have been spread across the country and unable to play or train together due to the pandemic – launched a fundraiser for Soldier On, while at the same time raising awareness...

    The following article is from sirc.ca and was posted on March 7, 2021 for International Women's Day and authored by Allison Sandmeyer-Graves the CEO, Canadian Women and Sport at https://sirc.ca/news/canadian-women-sport-reflects-on-40-years-of-championing-gender-equity-in-sport-on-international-womens-day/. Toronto, ON (March 8, 2021)  Canadian Women & Sport, the country’s voice for gender equity and sport, marks its 40th anniversary this year on International Women’s Day on March 8. Canadian Women & Sport was formed in 1981 as the Canadian Association for the Advancement of Women and Sport and Physical Activity...

    The following contribution was originally posted from Chuck Bruce who is the Board Chair of the Mental Health Commission of Canada. He writes from St. John’s and this piece was posted on March 8, 2020 in the Guardian from Price Edward Island at https://www.theguardian.pe.ca/opinion/regional-perspectives/letter-maintaining-mental-wellness-in-the-age-of-instagram-421046/. Mr. Bruce has been involved with the MHCC since the organization’s inception – first as a member, then Chair, of the Workforce Advisory Committee – and later as a member of the Advisory Council....

    Courtesy of the Coaches Association of Ontario https://www.coachesontario.ca/programs-resources/funding-for-coach-salaries/#jumplink_3YR_HC Coach Salary Support Programs The Coach Salary Support programs aim to increase the number of full-time salaried coaching positions in the sports industry by providing seed funding for organizations who are looking to hire a full-time coach for the first time. Funding is available for full-time head coaches and for full-time female apprentice coaches at the post-secondary level. 3-Year Full-time Head Coach This funding provides up to $60,000 over 3 years for a new...