SOD is seeking a new Coach and a new Coordinator for the SOD Race Team. We thank outgoing SOD Team Coach Madison Fraser for her enthusiastic work and wish her the best as she returns to school. We also thank Team Coordinator Scott Dowling for his support and organization of logistics/communication for the team.
About the SOD Team
The team is named to recognize and support the development of athletes racing the SOD races. The goal of the SOD Team is to support these athletes to begin to race competitively on the Ontario Cup circuit and to prepare to qualify for the Ontario Ski Team. The SOD Team targets athletes aged 13 through 16. The SOD executive believes that promotion of an active ski racing circuit within SOD will strengthen the ski community by providing opportunities for skiers to come together as a community in fun and friendly competition.
SOD Team Coordinator
The SOD Team Coordinator is responsible for the administration of the team, including team selection, clothing, athlete communication, assisting the coach with planning team training camps, and promoting the SOD Paraffin Race Series. The SOD Team Coordinator will be an ex-officio (non-voting) member of the board.
SOD Team Coach
The SOD Team Coach is to plan and deliver training camps for members of the SOD Team, with support from the coordinator as needed. The SOD Team Coach must have, at a minimum, NCCP certification level of L2T-trained.
Full job descriptions and compensation details for both positions are available here: SOD Team Job Descriptions
To apply for either position, please send resume and cover letter to: [email protected]
Application deadline is May 28, 2021.
NOTE: The SOD Coach will adapt program offerings to follow current COVID guidance as recommended by Cross Country Ski Ontario in their “Return to Training” and “Return to Competition” documents.