FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
September 21, 2017
“National Coaches Week in BC – Join Us in Saying #ThanksCoach!”
National Coaches Week celebrates the tremendous positive impact coaches have on athletes and communities across Canada. From September 23 – 30, there’s an opportunity to recognize coaches for the integral role they play by simply saying #ThanksCoach.
Join the conversation on social media using #ThanksCoach and #CoachesWeek and tell us why your coach is awesome!
For a limited time only this month we are offering NCCP coaching courses for $10 throughout the Interior BC region; spaces are filling fast so register now to receive nearly 85% off the NCCP courses listed here:
- Sep. 25Making Ethical Decisions (Salmon Arm) 5:30pm – 9:30pm
- Sep. 30 Planning a Practice, 8:30am (Sun Peaks) 8:30am – 4:30pm
- Oct. 1 Teaching & Learning (Kamloops) 8:30am – 4:30pm
Don’t miss special guest speaker, Scott Clark, TRU Wolfpack Men’s Basketball Head Coach, at our September 28th Coach Appreciation Event, at Frick and Frack Taphouse (577 Victoria St.), from 12-1pm, for our Coaches Corner Lunch & Learn. He will be speaking to our community coaches about Athlete Resiliency.
ABOUT viaSport’s SURPRISE, COACH! CONTEST
Submit a 30 second video of your sport team, club or association that demonstrates how much you appreciate your coach. The winning entry will be awarded $750.00 towards team expenses (travel expenses, equipment, uniforms, team celebration, etc.). Deadline to submit is Sept. 30 at 4pm (PT).
For contest details and more information about how to get involved in Kamloops and our Interior BC region, visit www.pacificsportinteriorbc.com/coaches-week.
We would like to thank viaSport, the Province of British Columbia and our Regional Alliance Partners in each municipality for their support of National Coaches Week in BC!
Eryn Bulmer Barrett
Sport Performance Coordinator
PacificSport Interior BC