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Canada Winter Games Coaches

Event Specialization: “Canada Winter Games Competition Coach”

For the 2015 Canada Winter Games, coaches for the sport of curling shall require a minimum certification of Competition Coach Certified with Canada Winter Games Professional Development Designation. Alternatively, coaches will also be eligible to coach at the Canada Winter Games if they are Competition Development Certified or Level 3 Certified in curling.

Stream: Competition Stream

Context: Introduction with Professional Development Designation

Program Name: “Canada Winter Games Competition Coach”

Prerequisites: Competition Coach Certified Coaches will enhance their Competition Coach training with a specialized curriculum designed to assist the coach guide athletes in a multi-sport event such as the Canada Winter Games. Coaches will be trained on what to expect during the games and the mental, physical and technical planning required before and at the games. At the completion of the workshop, coaches will have a comprehensive plan to meet their individual team’s needs in preparing for the Canada Winter Games.

Coaches of teams who qualify for the Canada Winter Games will receive this workshop from their provincial/regional high performance coach likely after they have qualified, however this may vary based on individual provincial programs.

Anticipated Launch Date:  Early summer 2014. Check back soon for more details about this exciting new program!