Soccer Enhances Fitness and Health Among Disadvantaged Men


credit: Ron Beitler

In a research by the Copenhagen Centre for Team Sport and Health in Denmark, street football (soccer) improves fitness and cardiovascular health in socially deprived men.

Sixteen original scientific articles about the health effects of football were published on June 19 in the Scandinavian Journal of Medicine & Science in Sports.

Read the Entire Article




Chris Blackwood is the founder of Helping Neighbourhoods Implement Change, a social enterprise that offers transformational mentoring to help change the lives of at-risk youth within the Canadian society.




Human Services Jobs

  Program Director Jobs
  Executive Director Jobs
  Foundation Related Jobs
  Social Services Jobs
  Program Director Jobs