Town of Canmore

KidSport & Jumpstart

KidSport Bow Valley: So ALL kids Can Play!

Kidsport believes that no kid should be left on the sidelines and all should be given the opportunity to experience the positive benefits of organized sports. KidSport provides support to children in order to remove financial barriers that prevents them from playing organized sport.  Low income families are eligible to access up to $500 per child per calendar year for registration fees in organized sport programs for their children 18 years old and under.

For more information or to apply contact: or 1.877.636.5328 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Canadian Tire Jumpstart

A national charitable program that helps financially challenged families get their kids ages 4 - 18 years old involved in organized sport and recreation.  Funds help to cover registration, equipment and/or transportation costs up to $300 per child/session.

Community Contact: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 403.609.3743


The Town of Canmore is located within Treaty 7 region of Southern Alberta. In the spirit of respect, reciprocity and truth, we honour and acknowledge the Canmore area, known as “Chuwapchipchiyan Kudi Bi” (translated in Stoney Nakoda as “shooting at the willows”) and the traditional Treaty 7 territory and oral practices of the Îyârhe Nakoda (Stoney Nakoda) – comprised of the Bearspaw First Nation, Chiniki First Nation, and Goodstoney First Nation – as well as the Tsuut’ina First Nation and the Blackfoot Confederacy comprised of the Siksika, Piikani, Kainai. We acknowledge that this territory is home to the Métis Nation of Alberta, Region 3, within the historical Northwest Métis homeland. We acknowledge all Nations who live, work, and play and help us steward this land and honour and celebrate this territory. We commit to working to live in right relations and to advance Truth and Reconciliation.

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