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
  • Try it Days! - Fitness and Sports for 55+
  • Finding a way to reach and market to Older Adults

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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