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December 2015

Make Time For Play: How To Balance Structured And Unstructured Play

By | December 2nd, 2015|Uncategorized|

All credit goes to  SARAH PROWSE and original article may be found here: LINK. Every day, you make dozens of decisions to support your child’s health, wellbeing, growth and development. Some decisions are big and some are small. When it comes to organized recreation and leisure time activities, the choices can be overwhelming—what to choose becomes [...]

Why are we talking about winning or losing when we should be talking about learning?

By | December 1st, 2015|Uncategorized|

All credit goes to the original article found here: LINK. When vigorously promoted competition prematurely intrudes on play, it diverts the attention of the children from their still growing bodies. It robs them of the space they need to explore their strengths, their weaknesses, their endurance, their agility, their -capacity to think in movement in [...]

November 2015

FREE Custom Fitted Dental Laboratory Manufactured Sports Mouth Guard & FREE Aesthetic Dental Consultation

By | November 11th, 2015|Uncategorized|

The Nepean Hotspurs are proud to announce our partnership with Dr. Melvin Lee Dentistry Professional Corporation, as the Club’s Primary Dental Care Provider. The following will be offered to all Hotspurs' membership: FREE custom fitted dental laboratory manufactured sports guard  ($250 value) AND FREE AESTHETIC DENTAL CONSULTATION ($131 value) if patient gets the following two procedures done [...]

October 2015

Survey with athletes – University of Ottawa

By | October 29th, 2015|Uncategorized|

Hello Everyone,   The University of Ottawa is requesting your help. Because our research is ongoing, I would like to inform you of another study conducted by our research team (part of my doctoral dissertation) whose results will have the potential to help us understand why some athletes persist while others give up and why [...]

September 2015

OPDL Raffle Winners (Wine Basket) – 2016 Competitive Banquet

By | September 24th, 2015|OPDL, Uncategorized|

The winners for the OPDL wine basket raffle are: 5267764 6768315 Please contact Phil (manager@nepeanhotspurs.ca) to make arrangements to pick up your basket. You will need to send a picture or scan of your ticket, and then present it in person.