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#CoachToolKit: NCCP-inspired Coaching Tips Presented by TeamSnap

Dive into our bi-monthly NCCP-inspired tips on everything from practice planning to resistance training. You’ll find plenty of practical information to better support your athletes. TeamSnap believes in the power of community and team spirit, and is dedicated to encouraging and supporting more community coach volunteers by taking the hassle out of managing, coaching, and participating in sports.

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#CoachTipTuesday: Coaching Tips From Canada's National Team Coaches

On October 16th, 2014, His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston, Governor General of Canada, proclaimed 2015 as the Year of Sport in Canada. In light of the many exciting sporting events that will take place in Canada in 2015, the Coaching Association of Canada will publish, on #CoachTipTuesday, a weekly tip from one of our national team coaches pertinent to an upcoming or recent major sport event.

Below you'll find all the tips as we publish them. Some are sport-specific, to enhance your delivery of coaching in your sport, while some are holistic and intended to help you reflect on your coaching as a whole. Follow the CAC on Twitter and like our Facebook page for a new coach tip every Tuesday and the latest daily coaching news.


Deborah Carter - BC Matthias Ahrens, ChPC - AB Joanne McLeod, ChPC - BC Nicolas Gill, ChPC - QC
Athletics, Special Olympics Biathlon Figure Skating Judo
Tom Annett - ON Peter Lawless, ChPC - BC Graeme Moffat - AB Tom Norton - BC
Football Athletics, Cycling Rugby Athletics, Special Olympics
Nicola McGovern Dick Howard, ChPC - ON Michael Boroskae - MB Jack Donohue, M.S.M.
Special Olympics Golf Soccer - Part 2 10 Pin Bowling Basketball