Entries by Liz Inkila

Heinz Niederhauser Coaching Award

Cross Country Ski Ontario is now accepting nominations for the Heinz Niederhauser Coaching Award.  This award was the inspiration of long time Ontario coach Heinz Niederhauser and is presented to an Ontario coach who has made an outstanding contribution to coaching and athletes in our province.  Heinz loved coaching athletes and was a strong advocate […]

Ontario Team Meeting at 2017 Nationals – March 24 TIME CHANGE!

PLEASE NOTE:  To avoid conflict with the CCC Coach Education Session, the Ontario Team Meeting will start 1/2 hour earlier than previously announced and will begin at 1 pm. Date: Friday, March 24 Time: 1:00 – 2:30 pm local time Location: Banquet Room upstairs at the Canmore Nordic Centre Day Lodge Agenda: Ontario Cup Leader Bib incentives Ontario […]

Annual XCSO Coaching Seminar June 2 – 4, 2017

Coaches!  Mark your calendar – the XCSO Coaching Seminar will take place in North Bay June 2-4 Topics will include: The importance of friends in sport- group dynamics in youth sport;   Promoting your Team;  Ski Selection; “Central Governor Theory – What makes us tired?”;     Practical sessions including S & C with possibly NST athlete present. […]

Attention Athletes! Start your coach education.

CCC is partnering with the Coaches Association of Canada for the soft launch of the new Coach Initiation module!  This Coach Initiation in Sport online multisport module will now be used as a first mandatory step of a new CCC coaching development pathway created to encourage cross country ski athletes (or ex-athletes) to initiate their […]