The government of British Columbia has proclaimed Sept. 23 – 30, 2017, as British Columbia Coaches Week, recognizing the impact of the more than 10,000 coaches in the province. Coaches not only contribute to an athlete’s performance, but also provide... Read More...As a coach, Crystal Thomas believes that her role is to connect with her athletes beyond sport. Read on to learn more about how she adopts this mindset into her coaching philosophy. Name: Crystal ThomasSport: Swimming & TriathlonCommunity: Terrace In her... Read More...Dylan Armstrong has travelled to Europe over 100 times, but it's still the community of Kamloops that he wants to give back to through coaching. Read on to learn about this Olympian's coaching journey so far. Name: Dylan ArmstrongSport: Shot putCommunity:... Read More...Why Brandon Archer wanted to become a coach? Simply because he wanted to 'just get kids on bikes." Read on to learn about Brandon and his transition into becoming a full time coach. Name: Brandon ArcherSport: CyclingCommunity: Kelowna “Don’t give up.” It’s... Read More...To ensure that all athletes experience a positive, safe, and inclusive sport experience, the Coaching Association of Canada (CAC) has developed the National Coaching Certification Program’s (NCCP) Coaching Athletes with a Disability eLearning module, which is... Read More...K’we Coaches, Two major happenings have changed the Indigenous landscape within Canada: 1) the Truth and Reconciliation Commission and 2) the overall demographics within the context of Indigenous peoples. These same two happenings have also had an effect on... Read More...Kate Kloos is currently the Manager of Coach Development at viaSport BC. She encourages all NCCP Coach Developers to attend the 2017 Coach Developer Conference, a multi-sport event with the opportunity to network and gain invaluable experience from sport... Read More...Sign up for our monthly newsletter to get amateur sport news right to your inbox!