Cross Country Ski Ontario is continuing its Coach Mentorship Program. The aim of this program is to facilitate partnerships and knowledge transfer between coaches in Ontario to support and facilitate the ongoing education of ON high performance coaches. Through increased collaboration and knowledge sharing, XCSO aims to improve the coaching environment in the province while increasing connections with coaches. Through this program, coaches can share experiences, exchange ideas, best practices, and coaching strategies resulting in an improved daily training environment for athletes.
Application Deadline: June 4, 2017
Cross Country Ski Ontario’s Annual Coaching Seminar is scheduled for June 2 – 4, 2017 in North Bay. Registration is now open on zone4.ca.
Highlands Trailblazers is seeking Junior Competition Lead Coach. More information here
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 for long term athlete development. Heinz was the first recipient of the award in 2006. The award has not been presented since 2013.
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
- Ontario Cup Leader Bib incentives
- Ontario Cup Series Team sponsored by XCTimoSport & Rex
- NTDC Thunder Bay
- Ontario Program
NTDC Thunder Bay is seeking a full time Assistant Coach. Click here for more information.
Cross Country Canada Annual awards will be presented at the CCC AGM June 8-10, 2017. More information available here.
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.
Check back soon for Zone4 registration.