The Ontario Coaching Excellence Awards celebrates the dedication and commitment of Ontario’s great coaches. The Awards recognize the importance of leadership, performance and the value of human insight which are all integral to great coaching.
“I am confident our daughters will become synchro coaches to young athletes and this is because of the role model and leader Victoria has been.” – Parent
“Because of coach Darryl and his demeanour, my son still enjoys playing hockey even if he is not the best player on the team.” – Parent
“Laurie’s coaching influence has left a permanent impression in me as I aspire to be the quality of a coach she is.” – Co-worker
“ Denis’s style is one of active learning, team building, respect, discipline and always encourages his players…” – Parent
“She is always willing to put others before herself while doing whatever it takes…” – Athlete
“I owe my entire sculling success to Brad. He goes above and beyond on all fronts and is the best coach…” – Athlete
“I continue to be amazed at the energy and vitality she offers to ensure the success of the program and more importantly of the athletes.” – Parent
“His support doesn’t speak to gender, it speaks to the potential in any individual willing to come out to practice and play.” – Athlete
“Justin & Myke are always thinking of ways to improve and make a difference in our league. These kids come back and beg for these guys to coach them again.” – Parent
The CAO congratulates all of the award winners and coaches across Ontario for their commitment and dedication to ensuring Canadians live an active and healthy lifestyle. For more information on the Ontario Coaching Excellence Awards and nominating a coach in the future, visit https://www.coachesontario.ca/events/awards/.
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This is a Competition Development multi-sport course. After completing this module, you will be able to identify the factors that affect practice planning.
NCCP Psychology of Performance will allow you to help athletes learn to manage distractions and use visualization techniques to prepare themselves technically and tactically for training and competition.
Reducing Stress & Improving Performance: Mindfulness for You & Your Athletes - Dr. Rachel Lindvall
This is a Competition Development multi-sport course. This course will enable you to implement general and sport-specific training protocols and methods to effectively develop or maintain athletic abilities specific to your sport.
This is a Competition Introduction multi-sport course. With the workshop you will be able to analyze certain coaching situations to determine if they promote learning.
This is a Competition Development multi-sport course. This module will enable you to fully understand and explain the consequences of using banned substances in sport.
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