December eNews

Coach Alberta December 2018 Newsletter   WADA Publishes NEW Prohibited Substances list In effect as of January 1st, 2019, a NEW Prohibited substance list will affect all national and international athletes To view the list click here NCCP Workshop and Events Calendar Use The Locker to see some of the workshops and events the NCCP Read More…

December Book of the Month

December 3 through December 13, 2018 – Holiday Sale 40% off, plus free shipping when customers purchase $25 or more in products Promo code:  A779 November 29 through December 10, 2018 – 12 Days of Fitness Social Media Campaign December 17 through December 31, 2018 – Additional Holiday Offer 30% off any item For more Read More…

Survey Update

The coaching professionalization survey has recently been updated. For your participation in the survey, make sure you enter your email address for your chance to win the Coach Alberta Book of the Month from Human Kinetics! Coaching Professionalization by Survey Monkey and Coach Alberta

Coaching Survey

  We want to hear from you! Do you think the professionalization of coaching would be a positive contribution for sport in Alberta? Take this survey and let us know your thoughts. Click on the link below. SurveyMonkey- Coaching Professionalization

November Book of the Month

November 2018  Power Yoga   Expand your energy and raise your sense of personal power with power yoga, the athletic and dynamic style of yoga that delivers high intensity and quick results. In Power Yoga: Strength, Sweat, and Spirit, you will learn the poses, practices, and philosophy of this fitness- and focus-boosting training method to Read More…

How to Become and Elite Coach

  Coaching is a combination of technical, tactical, and personal elements. Some of the best in their sport have weighed in on their top tips for becoming an elite coach. Brad Kilb: Former Head Coach of the Canadian Jr. Women’s Volleyball team, Former Head Coach of Women’s Division 1 Volleyball in Italy and Switzerland, and Read More…

Coaching Enhancement Program

  “Supporting Canada’s coaches in the pursuit of world class coaching excellence in Olympic and Paralympic sports” The goals of this Coaching Enhancement Program is to develop the expertise of high performance coaches with the competencies of a World Class Coach, and to build an engaged community of high performance coaches to drive World Class Read More…

October Book of the Month

Book of the Month October ISB: 9781492567264   The New Power Eating delivers a science-based nutrition plan that explains what to eat and when and how to customize your diet for your physique, performance, and energy needs. This is the authoritative guide for athletes that who regularly train and/or participate in strength training or sports Read More…

Support for Women in Coaching

  In 1972, 90% of collegiate female athletes were coached by women. Today, women constitute approximately 40% of all head coaches for women’s teams and a meager 4.6% of all head coaches for men’s teams (Wilson, 2017). Today women make up approximately 40 % of all head coaches of women’s teams and a meager 4.6% of Read More…

National Coaches Week: Free eLearning

This week is National Coaches week. Coach.ca is sharing 3 eLearning courses for FREE this week! Coach Initiation in Sport: This module is great for parents getting involved in coaching with their kids, new coaches, athletes transitioning into coaching, and more! It’s a 1 hour module… Click here to register! Coaching Athletes with a Disability: Read More…