Month: April 2018

Youth Ice Hockey and Serious Injury

  Youth, Ice Hockey and Serious Injury The most common injury in youth ice hockey, is concussion.  These injuries can have serious life impacting consequences.  Concussion is all too common, and is generally, very, under reported.  Body checking is widely recognized as a major cause of concussions.  While some of the leaders in the elite […]

Tribute to the Humboldt Broncos

SportFitz salute to the Humboldt Broncos On Friday, April 16th, 2018, the lives of sixteen people ended suddenly when the bus they were traveling on collided with a tractor-trailer, carrying a load of Peat Moss.  They collided with such force that the bus was torn in half.  Humboldt, Saskatchewan was left to grieve the unimaginable […]

We are so Excited!

We got nominated Nominated for the 2018 Startup Canada Awards, celebrating outstanding achievement in Canadian entrepreneurship. Congratulations! Please join us online using #StartupCanAwards to celebrate your Nomination. Next Step: The Regional Adjudication Committees will commence reviewing the Nominations later this week. Regional Winners must attend their Regional Ceremony. Be sure to save the date. Prairies – […]

Concussion- Facts

April 5, 2018 When facts are stranger than fiction! Causes of Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) in Youth and Adolescents There are various causes of Concussion in Youth and Adolescents.  Not every event is the result of participating in a high-risk sport. As a matter of fact, only 30% of the concussions reported ever year, are […]