She Can Play

She Can Play

EMPOWERING GIRLS THROUGH THE SPORT OF TENNIS

 

DO YOU KNOW...?

1 in 3 girls drop out of sport by late teens

1 in 10 boys drop out of sport by late teens

62% of girls do not play sports at all

1 in 10 due to cultural and religious reasons

1 in 5 due to bullying and safety concerns

1 in 3 girls report low confidence, negative body image, 

perceived lack of skill, poor perceptions of not belonging and feeling unwelcome...

Female Wheelchair Tennis Participation is only 21% of all players


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THE GOALS OF THE PROGRAM

- Increase female participation in tennis in Alberta and across Canada

- Create a positive social environment that fosters a sense of belonging for female players & coaches

- Support and develop female coaches through ATC Female Coach Mentorship Program

- Establish a larger and healthier pipeline of participants, coaches, skilled leaders and volunteers

- Provide a fun learning environment where female participants can enjoy the game of tennis

- Retain female players beyond adolescence

- Develop more female players through the ATC Player Development Pathway




WHO SHOULD JOIN THIS PROGRAM?

Targeted Audience:  Girls aged 8-16 Years at all levels





WHAT DO WE OFFER IN THE CAMP?
On-court: learning tennis, non-competitive team play and games

Off-court: Fitness, yoga, leadership skills development, round-table discussion



Learn more about the camp details

 



2021 CAMP SCHEDULE

CAMP #1: October 30, 2021 (9:00 am - 4:00 pm)

CAMP #2: February 5, 2022 (9:00 am - 4:00 pm)

CAMP #3: April/May, 2022 TBD (9:00 am - 4:00 pm)

CAMP #4: June 4, 2022 (9:00 am - 4:00 pm)

 

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