2017 Photos from Trendsetter Awards live!

To check out the beautiful photos take by Moments in Time Photography from our April 1st event - the Reception photos can be seen here & the Awards photos can be seen here....
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WomenActive-NS Board of Directors

The WomenActive Nova Scotia Association Board of Directors is comprised of knowledgeable, hard-working, hands-on, dynamic leaders who are passionate about our ability to make a difference in the lives of Nova Scotian women and girls. The Board – Rachel Bedingfield...
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2nd Annual WomenActive Trendsetter Awards 2017

  Saturday, April 1, 2017 – Delta Halifax. The WomenActive Trendsetter Awards is a celebration and a fundraiser for WomenActive-NS. WomenActive-NS advocates, educates, collaborates, and promotes meaningful active living experiences and leadership opportunities to...
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Program Manager Hired for WomenActive-NS

  WomenActive-NS Association (WANSA) is pleased to announce the hiring of Gabrielle Riley-Gallagher as our new Program Manager. Gabrielle has spent the past 9 years as the Active Living Coordinator for the Halifax Regional Municipality where she lead the...
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National Coaches Week celebrates: Tasia McKenna

  National Coaches Week is a week to celebrate the tremendous positive impact coaches have on athletes and communities across Canada. This week is an opportunity to recognize coaches for the integral role they play by simply saying #ThanksCoach. Today we say...
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WomenActive-NS Board of Directors

The WomenActive Nova Scotia Association Board of Directors is comprised of knowledgeable, hard-working, hands-on, dynamic leaders who are passionate about our ability to make a difference in the lives of Nova Scotian women and girls. The Board – Rachel Bedingfield...

read more

2nd Annual WomenActive Trendsetter Awards 2017

  Saturday, April 1, 2017 – Delta Halifax. The WomenActive Trendsetter Awards is a celebration and a fundraiser for WomenActive-NS. WomenActive-NS advocates, educates, collaborates, and promotes meaningful active living experiences and leadership opportunities to...

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Sport & Recreation Guide for Women & Girls

Find female-only activities in your community:

 

Trendsetter Awards

WomenActive Trendsetters change culture, attitudes, programs, and systems to enrich the lives of all women and girls as participants and leaders in sport, recreation, and physical activity.

See the 2016 Finalists

Get Connected

WomenActive-NS is working to get women connected across the province of Nova Scotia who coach, mentor, or represent boards. Join the network today!

Be Recognized

Do you know a girl or woman from Nova Scotia who should be recognized for getting active, being a leader, an athlete, role model, champion, change agent, or mentor? If so, tell us why!

Be a Board Member

The physical activity, sport, and recreation sectors in Nova Scotia need more women on their boards. Let us know if you would like to be part of a new training program for Women on Boards.

Be a Coach

We need to expand the pool of women coaches in Nova Scotia. Let us know if you would like to be part of a new coaching program we are building.

We would love to hear your story

If you are in Nova Scotia and live, work, or volunteer in the physical activity, recreation, or sport sector and have a story related to women and girls in sport, physical activity and recreation, we want to hear your story!

Tell us your story

Contribute to our Guest Blog

Do you feel like you have something to say? Would you like to sharpen your writing skills?

Our Guest Bloggers may be anyone who works in the field of sport, recreation, or physical activity locally, provincially, or nationally.

Blogs will not exceed 400 words and will be focused on experiences or knowledge of women and girls in physical activity, sport, or recreation.

Past guest bloggers include Brenda Robertson and Lainie Smith.