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National Coaches Week – Free NCCP / PD Courses

September 19 – 27, 2020, marks the Sixth Annual National Coaches Week and we’re asking everyone across Canada to help celebrate with us!

FREE Online Courses Through the Locker (eLearning)

FREE NCCP Online Courses for Manitoba Coaches Through Sport Manitoba Coaching

  • Sunday, Sept. 20 from 6 pm-10 pm – NCCP Make Ethical Decisions
  • Monday, Sept. 21 from 6 pm-9 pm – NCCP Leading Drug Free Sport
  • Tuesday, Sept. 22 from 8 pm-9 pm – Canada Games Coaches (Closed Session)
  • Wednesday, Sept. 23 from 5 pm-9:30 pm – NCCP Managing Conflict
  • Wednesday, Sept. 23 from 10 am-11:30 am – Supporting your coaches! (Non-NCCP)
  • Thursday, Sept. 24 from 8 pm-9:30 pm – Female Mentorship Kick-Off (Closed Session – Zoom)
  • Sunday, Sept. 27 from 9 am-1 pm – NCCP Managing a Sport Program

FREE In-Person NCCP/PD Courses for Manitoba Coaches

  • Sunday, Sept. 20 from 9 am-12:30 pm – Basic Taping
  • Monday, Sept. 21 from 9 am-4:30 pm – NCCP Mentorship
  • Friday, Sept. 25 from 5:00 pm – 7pm – Leadership Philosophy Sharing Circle & Traditional Games hosted by MASRC
  • Saturday, Sept. 26 from 9 am-4 pm – Aboriginal Coaching Module hosted by MASRC

All online and in-person courses listed above are FREE to Manitoba coaches during National Coaches Week. Anyone who takes a course throughout the week will be entered into a draw for prize packs.

To register, please email Sport Manitoba Coaching’s Coach Education Coordinator bree.langlais@sportmanitoba.ca

Limited spots available.

You can also visit the Sport Manitoba Coaching News & Events page for a list of free NCCP courses offered during National Coaches Week.

2020 CCSAM Annual Awards: And The Winners Are…

Sadly, we were unable to hold our annual Awards Banquet last month but that didn’t stop the nominations process!

Congratulations to the following CCSAM members who are the winners of this year’s awards:

Kenton Frith – Coach of the Year

Chris Roe – Sport Builder

Lin-P’ing Choo Smith & Doug Smith – Volunteers of the Year
Also nominated: Pauline Nadlersmith, Julie Brodeur, Floyd Reichel, Lorene Mann-Baxter

Mariko Boorberg & Garrick Wiens and Ben, Naomi, Anika, Paul, James and Joshua – Family of the Year

Turtle Mountain Ski Club – Club of the Year

Levi Warkentine – Senior Skier of the Year
Honourable mentions to: Cam Roe, Simon Giasson, Jesse Bachinsky

Imogen Nadlersmith & Aaron Warkentine – Junior Skiers of the Year

Mia Sawatsky & William Vanden Berg – Juvenile Skiers of the Year

Susanne Hill & Murray Carter – Masters Skiers of the Year

Ben Wiens – Most Improved Skier of the Year

Andy Dwilow & Kristin Madsen – Special Recognition & Thanks for their work on the Selection Committee (ski team selections)

Laurie Penton – Chair’s Award for Sports Excellence


Sport Manitoba Order of Sport Excellence – our 2020 Provincial Champions 


Manitoba Cup Series 

Online Coach Education & Training

While all of the in-class courses have been cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic, we have some valuable resources available for coaches to continue their education and training online.

Head to the Sport Manitoba Coaching website below to review an upcoming schedule of online courses and professional development opportunities!

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