Coach/Manager applications are now being accepted for the 2020 Saskatchewan Summer Games in Lloydminister July 26 - August 1. Please be sure to indicate which Sask Sport district you are applying under when submitting an application. The deadline to apply is December 17, 2019. The application form can be found below:
Overview: This two-day high performance coaching summit will have you learning from expert throws coaches Don Babbitt, Mohamad Saatara, & Larry Steinke. The summit will feature both theory and practical sessions and is targeted to those coaches working with high school, University and Post Collegiate athletes in the Shot Put, Javelin, Discus & Hammer Throw events.
November 9-10, 2019
We would like to welcome Laura Young to our organization as our new Admin Assistant!
She is starting with us this week and we are excited to add her to our team.
November 2-3, 2019
Registration Deadline - October 25, 2019
Saint John, NB is hosting the 2019 Atlantic Athletics Summit which will provide a great line-up of presenters and clinicians including renowned coach Kevin Tyler as the keynote presenter. This event will be the first athletics event held in their new field house and will feature athlete training sessions, coaching education opportunities, and other workshops. The Summit will include training sessions in all event areas, as well as seminars on related training and athlete development topics. These Summit sessions are open to athletes and coaches.
This weekend event will also include a NCCP Performance Coach course in all events for Atlantic Canada. The Atlantic Performance Coach program will be an intensive 3 day an event specific course. It is ideal for coaches with U18 athletes or higher, specializing in one event group, training all-year round and competing higher national level competitions.
The Bob Adams/Sask Athletics Awards Banquet is scheduled for October 19th at the Conexus Arts Centre in Regina.
Cocktails at 5:30pm
Dinner at 6:30pm
Tickets are $40 each. It is $320 for a table of 8.
For tickets, please contact the Sask Athletics office.
Regina Sport Coach Course
November 22-24, 2019
Registration Deadline - November 13, 2019
Saskatoon Sport Coach Course
December 7-8, 2019
Registration Deadline - November 27, 2019
Canabis in Sport - Important information from Athletics Canada
Coaching Education Events hosted by Coaches Association of Saskatchewan (linking to http://www.saskcoach.ca/NCCP_CoachTraining.php?platform=hootsuite)
The Coaches Association of Saskatchewan is hosting a number of workshops this fall. The most common workshops required from Athletics coaches are Leading Drug Free Sport and Managing Conflict (under Competition Development) and Making Ethical Decision (under Competition Introduction). Clubs and coaches who have questions on what is required should contact Jason Reindl at firstname.lastname@example.org and he will be able to help confirm pathway requirements towards certification.
Coach Initiation in Sport is an online NCCP module developed to introduce new or experienced coaches to the foundational skills in coaching. The Coach initiation in Sport module will also introduce coaches to the NCCP, a valuable tool for preparing for a coach's first in-person NCCP workshop.
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