National Coaches Week in Ontario


September 21st – 29th, 2019  marks the fifth annual National Coaches Week (15th Coaches Week in Ontario) where we  join in with all of Canada to celebrate the tremendous positive impact that coaches have on athletes and communities.



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The National Coaches Week online fundraising auction is here! From September 18-29 you could WIN exclusive prizes as we celebrate coaches. Visit to start bidding today!

Featuring more than $13,000 of unique and exciting packages that will be up for bidding by the general public, you can support your coach and community by bidding on a wide range of items – from Courtside Raptors tickets, NHL tickets, Family and Travel experiences, and so much more!

Proceeds from the auction are used to offer subsidized coach training during National Coaches Week to increase the number of trained and qualified coaches, helping to create a fun, safe and positive sport experience for all. Our generous supporters from across the country have graciously donated hundreds of items in all price ranges, so there is something for everyone!



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Take advantage of extremely subsidized NCCP courses during National Coaches Week. Don’t miss this once a year opportunity! Courses for just $10.00!

Richmond Hill Sports Hall of Fame – Richmond Hill, ON – Sept 20th-22nd

Badminton, Make Ethical Decisions, Design a Basic Sport Program, Planning a Practice, Fundamental Movement Skills

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Town of Cochrane – Cochrane, ON – Sept 20th- 22nd

Make Ethical Decisions, Design a Basic Sport Program, Planning a Practice

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Thorold Legion Minor Baseball – Thorold, ON (Niagara) – Sept 21st – 22nd

Baseball, Make Ethical Decisions, Basic Mental Skills, Fundamental Movement Skills, Planning a Practice

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Township of Selwyn – Ennismore, ON (Peterborough) – Sept 27th-29th

Hockey, Make Ethical Decisions, Planning a Practice, Fundamental Movement Skills,

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Plus Remote Online Workshops! 

Mentorship, Empower +, Make Ethical Decisions

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National Coaches week is open for every Sport, Club, Community, Coach, Athlete, or Parent to take part. The week is all about recognizing the impact of Canada’s coaches.

Communities light up Landmarks from across the province in blue, gold and red in support of National Coaches Week in Ontario.

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The Coaches Association of Ontario is proud to recognize the men and women who coach within our province. The Ontario Coaching Excellence Award Program is a means by which the CAO has been celebrating the dedication and commitment of exemplary individuals who inspire, innovate and share knowledge of sport with others. The Awards recognize the importance of leadership, performance and the value of human insight which are all integral to the execution of great coaching.

Innis Town Hall Theatre  located at  2 Sussex Ave, Toronto. The event will feature a light breakfast beginning at 9:30am followed by the awards presentations. Join us Saturday morning to celebrate the  STARS OF COACHING  in Ontario!

Learn More about the Ontario Coaching Excellence Awards
Attend the Event!


Clubs host coach appreciation events and everyone can get involved using #ThanksCoach

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Questions? Contact Stuart at or 416-426-7001