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U of T project tracks the city’s physical cultural diversity

October 11, 2016

Toronto Star | October 10, 2016

Hurling is just one example of the many “physical cultures” introduced to Canada through immigration — and the focus of a new project led by University of Toronto kinesiology professor Peter Donnelly, director of the Centre for Sport Policy Studies. The project — funded by the Sport Canada Research Initiative — has recently launched a data base of ethnic physical activities on its website at gtactivity.ca. Read more.