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The Canadian Kinesiology Alliance / L’Alliance canadienne de kinésiologie (CKA / ACK) is a non-profit corporation that advocates and promotes the advancement of the profession of kinesiology in Canada. The CKA / ACK strives to be recognized as the unifying voice for the profession of kinesiology in Canada, and to have a positive impact on Canadians. Kinesiologists provide services to improve human movement and deliver quality solutions through prevention, objective assessment, and evidence-based interventions.

On a national level, the CKA / ACK represents seven provincial kinesiology associations (PKAs) that are member associations and over 3,500 affiliated Kinesiologists by developing progressive partnerships with other national organizations, providing support to effect positive change within government and public policy, and by promoting the science of Kinesiology. The CKA / ACK advances our member associations, PKAs, by facilitating national and interprovincial communication and partnerships and by supporting and encouraging ongoing development of PKAs. The CKA / ACK establishes and promotes the standards of the profession across Canada.

Kinesiologist – The Human Movement Specialist


Latest News


# KinVision2022 Strategic Plan

November 13 2017

In conjunction with National Kinesiology Week 2017, CKA / ACK proudly launches its # KinVision2022 strategic plan. This plan is the culmination of years of collaboration that could not have been completed without the concerted effort of many. The CKA / ACK now has a clear and firm guide, a roadmap to guide the destiny of our kinesiology profession in Canada.

Read the #KinVision2022 Strategic Plan.


Canadians have an amazing healing power with physical activity - 2017 National Kinesiology Week

November 13 2017

Kinesiologists invite Canadians to take a proactive role in chronic disease management and to ask referrals from their doctor for a physical activity. 

OTTAWA, November 13, 2017 – As part of the National Kinesiology Week from November 13 to 19, the Canadian Kinesiology Alliance (CKA) wants to remind Canadians of the amazing healing power of physical activity. Typically, people mainly rely on medication for the management of chronic conditions such as diabetes and heart diseases. But by choosing to treat their chronic disease with physical activity, they can play a more active role in managing their diseases and enjoy a better quality of life. To find out where activities are happening during National Kinesiology Week, visit  Press Release

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Latest Events


2017 NBKA / AKNB Congress & AGM

November 21 2017

Date: November 25, 2017

AKNB / NBKA will hold its Congress and Annual General Meeting on November 25 in Moncton.

The theme of this event will be around its mission and vision - "Kinesiology as the basis for professionals of the human movement"

Details to come


Kinesiology, a profession that meets expectations

November 21 2017

Date: May 3, 2018

On this 30th anniversary, the committee wishes to organize a congress that meets the expectations of kinesiologists. This year, it is in the Greater Québec City area, under the theme "Kinesiology, a profession that meets expectations". The Congress will be held at the Lévis Convention and Exhibition Center.

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BCAK Lunch and Learn Webinar: Aging and Fall Prevention in British Columbia

November 21 2017

Date: Nov. 23, 2017
Time: 11:00 AM PT, 2:00 PM ET
Location: On line

The ability to perform daily tasks without falling, and the ability to avoid injury in the event of a fall, are essential to quality of life. Aging is associated with a decline in these abilities. In this Webinar, Dr. Robinovitch will share his insights from over two decades of research on the biomechanics of falls in older adults. He will describe how his team is translating basic research (performed both in the lab and in clinical environments) into improved exercise programs, risk screening, protective clothing, and safe movement environments. Live broadcast will be at 11 am Pacific Time.

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Provincial Kinesiology Associations



British Columbia Association of Kinesiologists
Alberta Kinesiology Association 
Manitoba Kinesiology Association 
Ontario Kinesiology Association 
Fédération des kinésiologues du Québec 
New Brunswick Kinesiology Association 
Newfoundland and Labrador Kinesiology Association