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Sport in Canada
Transcript of Sport in Canada
lacrosse is the national summer sport
was invented in the 1850s
from "baggataway" to lacrosse
hundreds of players played at the same time
invented Hockey in the 1800s
Basketball was invented by Dr. James Naismith in 1891
soccer is the most popular sport among children
many organizations make up Canada’s sport system
the government is the largest investor in Canada’s amateur sport system
Sports in Canada - the same as in the USA or Germany?
Sport in Canada
Canadian Sport Policy checks if sport has a positive impact
2015 "The Year of Sport" in Canada
Canada has two national sports
Ice-hockey is the national winter sport
Shinty a Celtic sport was the begin of hockey
most watched sport in Canada
best player of all time is Wayne Gretzky
there are four times more Canadian professional players than US ones in the NHL
5 players + one goaltender per side
Hockey ring ( 61m long 30m wide )
goal is 1,22m high and 1,83 wide
"bodychecks" are allowed
high risk of injurys
main speed of 20-30 mph (30-50 kmh)
Canada is in 1st place, USA in 5th and Germany in 13th
fighting prohibed but it often happens
Thank you for your attention
-Patrick Erkelenz, Henning Rommel