Mike | Canada Basketball

Mike MacKay

Role: Master Coach Developer (MCD)
Context(s): FUNdamentals, Learn to Train, Train to Train, Train to Compete
P/TSO: Ontario Basketball
Hometown: Truro, NS
Years as a Coach Developer: 30 years
Coaching Experience:

Junior High, High School, Club (mini - Juvenile), University, Provincial team, National teams

Other Basketball Experience(s):

Manager Coach Education for Canada Basketball from 2004-2010. Lead team that developed CS4L and New NCCP. 

What motivated you to get into coaching?:

Love of the sport and an teaching. Give back to the game that did so much for me. 

What do you love about being a Coach Developer?:

Forces you to be a lifelong learner. You must stay current. You get to meet passionate people.

Why did you want to be a Coach Developer?:

You get to impact so many future players through the coaches. I can impact the future of the game.

Favorite Coaching Quote:

A true athlete has character; not is a character.  John Wooden


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