G.Y.M. Blog

Posted: May 18, 2016

My name is Macy.  I am from Peepeekisis First Nation and now live in Regina, Saskatchewan.  I have four brothers and three sisters. I am 11 years old and in grade six at Mother Theresa Middle School.  I really like numbers and enjoy the subject of math.  Outside of school I look forward to gymnastics and I am currently part of the Queen City...
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Posted: Oct 10, 2015

The gym at Kitchener Community School in Regina's North Central neighbourhood is a hub of activity at 3:30 p.m. on Wednesdays. About 25 kids in grades two to five fill the space, running, throwing and catching balls — in general having a raucous good time. They are here for the G.Y.M  (Growing Young Movers)  program. The program...
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Posted: Mar 12, 2015

  Hello! My name is Nicole and I am a part of an association at the University of Regina called H.O.P.E. On behalf of the association, I would like to tell you about an initiative we are very proud of.  H.O.P.E. stands for Health, Outdoor, Physical Education. We are a kinship of pre-service teachers within the Faculty of Education who look to...
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Posted: Aug 22, 2014

Hello my people, my young movers, my young leaders, my name is Chester Munroe from the Nisga'a Village of Gitlaxt'aamiks and I'm 36 years young.  I have been married for 2 years to my beautiful wife Megan and we have a beautiful 7-year-old daughter named Brooke. I am from the Laxsgiik Clan (eagle) house of Hleek. I currently hold a diploma in...
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Posted: Aug 15, 2014

My names Hannah Robinson, I'm 17 years old going into grade 12. I'm from Gitlaxta'amiks BC. I'm a part of the Ganada/Frog tribe in the house of Axdii Wil Luu Gooda. I have two brothers and two sisters. I am the second oldest of all of my siblings. G.Y.M: This camp helped me expand a bit more than the canoe journey I completed this summer. The...
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