Coach Development

Competition Development Multi-Sport Workshop weekend a huge success

Great weekend for curling and other coaches from sports like figure skating, swimming, basketball, trampoline and taekwondo as they came together at the Leaside Curling Club for a Competition Development Multi-sport workshop weekend.   Four workshops delivered in partnership with the assistance of great facilitators from the Coaches Association of Ontario.   Congratulations to all of the 21 coaches who were able to make the commitment to learning and professional development on a summer weekend and to

OCC Launches New Webinar Series for Coach and Athlete Development

The Ontario Curling Council (OCC) and its members, the Ontario Curling Association and the Northern Ontario Curling Association have collaborated and will jointly host the OCC webinar series for coach and athlete development. Certified Coaches  and athletes alike will be able to learn from some of the games most qualified subject matter experts on a variety of topics.  The OCC is aiming to “fill” the season with meaningful learning opportunities for coaches and curlers to access.  Certified coaches will

Coaches Association of Ontario – Experts Express Program – Now Open

QUEST FOR GOLD EXPERTS EXPRESS PROGRAM Enhancing Coaching Knowledge in Ontario INTRODUCTION Coaches play a key role in high quality community sport programs. They can inspire and have a positive influence on not only the development of Ontario’s youth, but also have a major impact on an athlete’s sport experience along the pathway to excellence. With funding support from Ontario’s Quest for Gold Lottery–Enhanced Coaching program, the Coaches Association of Ontario (CAO) has re-launched its Experts Express program for a fourth session! “Experts