National Coaches Week in Ontario

Thank you to everyone who joined with us in celebration of National Coaches Week in Ontario this year! Enjoy some of the highlights of the week that was and what we did here in Ontario to recruit, develop, and recognize our coaches!

Ontario Coaching Excellence Awards

Ontario Coaching Excellence Award Winners 2019

We kick-started the week by recognising ten outstanding coaches at the Ontario Coaching Excellence Awards. The winners were honoured at a ceremony on Saturday, September 21st, at the Innis Town Hall in Toronto. Check out their fanatic videos by clicking on their names below:

Good to Great Award WinnersCheyanne Farquharson and. Warren Williams

School Sport Coach WinnersAnnette Wrigley and. Ron Andrews

Grassroots Coach WinnersHollie Babut and Jon Roy

Everyone Matters Coach Award WinnerTravelle Edwards

Susan Kitchen Trailblazer Coach Award WinnersChrista Eniojukan

Andy Higgins Lifetime Achievement WinnerMark Sutton

NCCP Community Clinics

Over 250 coaches from across the province received SUPER Discounted National Coaching Certification Program training during the week. Coaches enjoyed the multi-sport modules of. Make Ethical Decisions, Fundamental Movement Skills, Planning a Practice, and Basic Mental Skills. Coaches also had access to the Community or Entry level sport-specific training in Basketball, Badminton, Hockey and Baseball (Pitching & Catching and Hitting). This was made possible with the help of our amazing Host Partners in the communities and the Provincial Sport Organizations.

Ontario Landmarks Lite Up to Say #ThanksCoach

Landmarks from across the province were lit up blue, gold and red September 21st- 29th in support of National Coaches Week in Ontario.