February 13, 2013
Diving coach Dallas Ludwick didn’t always know she wanted to coach, but when she started coaching and had immediate success, she began to realize that coaching could become her profession - even though those around her didn’t necessarily see it as a viable career.
“I’ve been coaching since I was…
May 21, 2013
Michelle Leigh and figure skating are synonymous. Think of one, and the other immediately comes to mind. It’s been that way since she fell in love with the sport as a five-year-old, attracted above all by jumping and performing. Serious training began at the age of eight and before long she was a n…
August 14, 2013
Sergey Konov of Bowser, British Columbia, exemplifies the passion, experience, and leadership abilities of what makes the National Coaching Certification Program (NCCP) the world leader in coach education.
A native of Russia, Konov has been involved in swimming for most of his life. A member…
November 12, 2013
Calgary (November 12, 2013) – The 2013 Petro-Canada Sport Leadership sportif conference wrapped up today after three days of learning, networking, and celebrating with Canada’s sport community.
Highlights of this year’s conference included keynote presentations by best-selling author…
December 9, 2013
Barry Bartlett has been working as a coach developer for over 30 years and in that time has helped develop coaches across Canada and the world. His background as a Master Learning Facilitator (MLF) with Skate Canada, where he has had the opportunity to work with coaches from 55 different countries,…
January 8, 2014
We are pleased to announce that Cyndie Flett, our Vice-President of Research and Development, has been named to the Canadian Association for the Advancement of Women and Sport and Physical Activity’s (CAAWS) Most Influential Women List for 2013.
Each year, CAAWS publishes the Most Influential Wo…
July 17, 2014
Get Concussion Smart with the Coaching Association of Canada
For Immediate Release
OTTAWA (July 17, 2014) – The Coaching Association of Canada (CAC) is pleased to announce that the award-winning Making Head Way in Sport eLearning module is now available at no charge.
Developed as part of t…
October 7, 2014
Coaches from across British Columbia and Ontario came together from the 20th to the 27th of September for Coaches Week. It was an opportunity for over 1000 coaches to access free NCCP training and also come together as a community to celebrate the achievements of the past year.
“At its core, Coa…
This month we’re counting down the top-10 weird things that CAC staff have in their coaching kits. From weird and wonderful, to downright practical, you might even discover something you want to add to your own kit.
Tweet @CAC_ACE with the hashtag #CoachTop10 and tell us the best athlete excuse …
June 5, 2015
For Immediate Release
OTTAWA (June 5, 2015) – The Coaching Association of Canada (CAC) supports the education-driven recommendations made by the jury serving on the inquest into the death of Rowan Stringer highlighting the important role an educated coach plays in the prevention, identification,…
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