National Coaches Week is a week to celebrate the tremendous positive impact coaches have on athletes and communities across Canada. This week is an opportunity to recognize coaches for the integral role they play by simply saying #ThanksCoach.
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.
The awards will be a live broadcasted event to help celebrate our 10 awards winners:
Grassroots Coach Winners – Alyssa Smith and Craig Campbell
School Sport Coach Winners – Marsha Ashfield and Mike Stenning
Good-to-Great Award Winners – Teresa Mikola and Karl Sutton
Hydro One Safe Play Award – Winner TBA
Everyone Matters Coach Award Winner – Jaison King
Susan Kitchen Trailblazer Coach Award Winners – Hani Kanama
Andy Higgins Lifetime Achievement Winner – Jos Nederveen
Nominate a coach today!
Ontario coaches will have the opportunity to take subsidized NCCP courses, including Make Ethical Decisions and Empower +.
Sport-specific courses will also be made available to coaches throughout the week. Please stay tuned for updates on what sport-specific courses will be offered.
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New this year, the CAO will be providing professional development webinars and lunchtime Q&A sessions from sports experts! Both of these opportunities will be FREE to coaches all during National Coaches Week in Ontario. Some themes during these events will include:
Landmarks from across the province will light up blue, gold and red through September 19th – 27th in support of National Coaches Week in Ontario.
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We are excited to present a NEW award at the 2020 Coaching Excellence Awards. We’ve partnered with @HydroOne to award 1 awesome coach the Hydro One Safe Play Award. Nominations are NOW OPEN & close August 10. Nominate a coach today! #ThanksCoach https://t.co/Yl4mHxqWui https://t.co/ZjoJwPpryq
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