Welcome to the School of Human Kinetics and Recreation. We offer a wide range of degrees and the opportunity to participate in fascinating research from obesity to offshore survival, from pedagogy to basic neuromuscular investigations, to athletes/participants with disabilities, and coach development. Read more...

For more information, contact us:

Dr. Heather Carnahan, dean
Human Kinetics and Recreation
Memorial University of Newfoundland
(709) 864-8129 or hkrdirec@mun.ca




Active mind

James Young is a man in motion.

He has accomplished much in his first year at Memorial, which is not surprising since he is always on the move—fitting for a master of science (kinesiology) student, working with world-renowned researcher Dr. David Behm.


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The new PLAY spring program

Saturday, May 7 will be the first time ever that the School of Human Kinetics and Recreation (SHKR) at Memorial University will be offering a spring session of its FREE kids movement program called PLAY (physical literacy for all youth).

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