Canadian Olympic Activity Challenge

The Canadian Olympic Activity Challenge Cards encourage and motivate kids across the country to be active for 60 minutes a day. They will be introduced to various sports included in the Summer and Winter Olympic Games, learn about their history and develop an understanding of the Olympic values of Friendship, Excellence and Respect.

The Canadian Olympic Activity Challenge Cards featuring an Olympic or Pan Am sport include:

  • A variety of physical activities that can be done in the gymnasium, classroom or outside,
  • A basic definition of the sport, including its origins and inclusion in the Olympic Games,
  • A featured country and Canadian athlete associated with the sport,
  • A classroom activity to allow teachers to connect the physical activities to language, arts or social studies learning, and
  • An Instant Activity to get the heart pumping