Whistler Guys Study


"Wear a condom, be smart and be nice…"(Justin*) -- *all names are pseudonyms

Health promotion recommendations to address risks of intoxicated sex:

  1. Drug and alcohol education aimed at recreational drug users.
  2. Promote moderation strategies as masculine health practices.
  3. Identify other risks with intoxicated sex: blackouts, regret, issues around consent.
  4. Represent diversity of masculinities, not just party image of guys.
  5. Provide gender specific information on sexual pleasure and sexual wellness.

The following are suggestions that the participants had for young men:

Whistler Guys Study
Jennifer Matthews, MSc
Health Promotion Studies
University of Alberta


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