Sport for Life for Every New to Canada Participant 2.0
By 2030, immigration will account for all of Canada’s net population growth. Cities across Canada are being transformed by immigration, and these demographic trends will undoubtedly impact the Canadian sport and physical activity system. Grassroots and professional organizations need to find ways to appeal to this diverse new audience, and it is the responsibility of sport and physical activity leaders to ensure that the system is accessible to everyone. The resource outlines the barriers that New to Canada Participants may face in their participation of sport and physical activity, and then provides examples of solutions and opportunities that exist, as well as promising practices of work being done across Canada.