As a research-based Adapted Physical Activity and Para sport Centre, we are committed to expanding and fully integrating research, teaching and knowledge transfer across all programs, initiatives and services.

We strive to embed research and teaching centre-wide.


Faculty of Kinesiology, Sport, and Recreation-Areas of Research

Journals and Associations:

Adapted Physical Activity (APAQ) is the major peer-reviewed research journal in Adapted Physical Activity.

North American Federation of Adapted Physical Activity (NAFAPA) is an international organization dedicated to the promotion, dissemination and practical application of results and findings in the field of physical activity for the benefit of populations with disabilities.

International Federation of Adapted Physical Activity (IFAPA) is a cross-disciplinary professional organization of individuals, institutions, and agencies supporting and promoting Adapted Physical Activity, disability sport, and all aspects of sport, movement, and exercise science for individuals with disabilities.