| Well-structured sport programs can provide
children and adults with opportunities to participate in physical
activity that has immediate and long-term benefits. Higher fitness
levels, better health and enjoyable social interaction are a few of the
fringe benefits of participating in sports activities. Fun and sports
go together, whether its basketball, golf, gymnastics, volleyball or
badminton that appeals to you, just get active!
Organized Sports Group in Lacombe
The City of Lacombe proudly supports a variety of community run organized sports groups, ranging from baseball to yoga. Click here to view the list of organized sports in Lacombe and their contact information
Government of Canada Children's Fitness Tax Credit
The children't fitness tax credit lets parents claim up to $500 per year for eligible fitness expenses paid for each child who is under 16 years or for each child under 18 who qualifies for the disability tax credit.
Canadian Tire JumpStart
JumpStart is a charitable program to help kids, aged 4 to 18 and in financial need, participate in organized sports and recreation activities such as hockey, dance, soccer and swimming. This program may help pay the costs of registration fees, transportation and equipment.
KidSport may help pay registration fees for children aged 5 to 17 in a wide range of sport programs. The maximum amount per calendar year per athlete is $250 and priority will be given to children applying for the first time. An application is required.
Recreation Update Newsletter - Click here to view the January to April 2011 newsletter