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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 … Continue reading

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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 … Continue reading

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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 … Continue reading

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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 … Continue reading

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Coach Alberta wants to say #ThanksCoach for #CoachesWeek

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. This year, … Continue reading

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