Coaches in the News
Abdul Shaikh, ChPC, to be inducted into the Canada Games Hall of Honour
Coaches of Canada would like to congratulate coach Abdul Shaikh, ChPC, on being inducted into the Canada Games Hall of Honour in the builder category. The Badminton coach will be one of four individuals inducted in a ceremony at the Treasure Cove Casino of Prince George on February 12th, 2015. For full story click here
Claude Bolton, ChPC, appointed new technical director of the Guyana Football Federation
Claude Bolton, ChPC, signed a four (4) year contract with the Guyana Football Federation (GFF) in order to develop an appropriate technical and tactical foundation for its football programs. Bolton, an experienced coach with more than 15 years of profesional coaching experience, had previously worked for the GFF from 2000 - 2001 in a similar position. For full story click here
Bet Naumovski, ChPC, and the Queens Royals relive a memorable moment in women's basketball
Coach Bet Naumovski, ChPC, and the Queens Royals get some sweet revenge with a 76-60 win over Immaculata at the Maggie Dixon Classique. This annual event is held both in celebration of the first women’s college basketball game played at Madison Square Garden 40 years ago, and in mourning of Maggie Dixon, an avid proponent of women’s basketball who passed away at the age of 28 of an undiagnosed heart condition. For the full story please see Article 1 and Article 2.
Rob Gale named Head Coach of Men's U-20 Team
Congratulations to Rob Gale on being named the new head coach of Canada’s Men’s U-20 Team.
To read the release, please click here http://www.sirc.ca/news_view.cfm?id=58684&search=&show=&month=&year=&search_where=
Congratulations to Tim Frick, ChPC, on being inducted into Canada’s Sports Hall of Fame
Coaches of Canada would like to congratulate Wheelchair Basketball coach Tim Frick on being inducted into Canada’s Sports Hall of Fame in the Builder category, at a ceremony presented by Canadian Tire on October 22, 2014 in Toronto, ON.
Tim is one of eight inductees in numerous different sports. If you want to find out more information about Tim or any of the other inductees, check out the attached Media Release.
Kevin Dineen Named Head Coach of Men's U-18 Team
Congratulations to Kevin Dineen on being named the new head coach of Canada’s Men’s U-18 Team. Kevin is coming off a Gold medal in Sochi with the Women’s National Team.
To read the release, please click here http://www.sirc.ca/news_view.cfm?id=58493&search=dineen&show=search&month=&year=&search_where=
Darrell Nordell, ChPC, wins the Leadership Excellence Award
Congratulations to Darrell Nordell, ChPC, on winning the Leadership Excellence Award given out by Wheelchair Basketball Canada on April 6th 2014.
You can read more about Darrell's achievement as well as the other winners and Hall of Fame inductees here http://www.sirc.ca/news_view.cfm?id=58765&search=&show=&month=&year=&search_where=