Departments

Current Initiatives and Projects

Physical Activity Assessments

  • How do you PLAY in the Region!? RDOS PLAY has sent out a survey analyzing how residents PLAY in the region. 
  • The results are IN! Click here is view the results of the survey.

Regional Walking Strategy

  • Regional Walk and Roll Week May 5th to 12th, 2019 - Celebrating all forms of walking and reaching 150 mins of moderate physical activity weekly.  Click here to learn more
  • Nordic Walking training program. RDOS PLAY successfully trained 16 Nordic Walking Instructors! If you're interested in taking a Nordic Walking class or becoming a trained instructor please contact rdosrec@rdos.bc.ca

First Nations Engagement Strategy

  • Building bridges between school districts and indigenious bands located around the Regional District
  • PLAY Boxes enclosed with equipment to promote easy access to physical activity were distributed to each indigenious school in the region
  • ISPARC collaboration

Child and Youth Engagement Strategy

  • FMS training for both coaches and youth interested in exploring a career in recreation or sport. Please contact RDOS Recreation at rdosrec@rdos.bc.ca
  • Try it Dayz - Introductory session to many different sports held in partnership with Pacific Sport Okanagan
  • Use of school facilities in the summer and after school hours

Older Adult Initiative

  • Mentorship programs - Older Adults can share their expertise in programs such as cooking/reading/gardening
  • Fitness after 55
  • Finding a way to reach and market to Older Adults
  • Walk and Talk for your life - UBC-O Med

Training and Leadership

Upcoming Training

If you know of an upcoming training opportunity that would benefit our Regional Recreation Partners, please contact RDOS Recreation at rdosrec@rdos.bc.ca

Past
  • Dance Play
  • Fundamental Movement Skills x2
  • High Five
  • Walk and Talk for your life
  • Nordic Walking Trainer and Particpant Workshops

Please Contact our Recreation Coordinators at rdosrec@rdos.bc.ca

 

 
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