|Role:||Master Coach Developer (MCD)|
|Context(s):||FUNdamentals, Learn to Train, Train to Train, Train to Compete|
|Years as a Coach Developer:||12|
|Coaching Experience:|| |
-20 years coaching experience
|What motivated you to get into coaching?:|| |
I spent a lot of time organizing games and activities with my neighbourhood friends. I always enjoyed thinking of ways to improve performance in myself and others.
|What do you love about being a Coach Developer?:|| |
My favourite part of being a CD is getting to know other people's coaching context and knowing that we can have a positive impact in their coaching development thus impacting their athletes. When the coaches have those "aha" moments.
|Why did you want to be a Coach Developer?:|| |
To promote an athlete-centered approach to the coaches in order to grow the number of athletes that play. If the athlete's experience is a positive one, they may decide to coach when their playing days are over.
|Favorite Coaching Quote:|| |
"Failure to prepare is preparing for failure."