Terry "Coach O" Olaskey


Role: Learning Facilitator (LF)
Context(s): FUNdamentals, Learn to Train
P/TSO: Ontario Basketball
Hometown: Wasaga Beach, ON
Years as a Coach Developer: 29
Coaching Experience:

community and competitive levels from ages 9 to 40 in Fast-pitch softball, curling, baseball and Basketball as well as elementary and secondary school teams.

Other Basketball Experience(s):

Basketball Club and currently Head Coach of Collingwood Trailblazers.

What motivated you to get into coaching?:

Love of sport and a need for coaches in my community

What do you love about being a Coach Developer?:

The beginning coaches you meet along the way and the opportunity to mentor those who will impact the earliest experiences of youth in sport

Why did you want to be a Coach Developer?:

The opportunity to be a mentor and a leader... Plus I love to teach

Favorite Coaching Quote:

"Pain is temporary...pride is forever!"

 

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