Geoff Gowan Award Winner 2017
Dany Boulanger - Diving
Dany Boulanger has been a diving coach for over 42 years, including 33 years as the full-time coach for the Université Laval Rouge et Or Diving program. He is a National Coaching Certification Program (NCCP) Certified Level IV coach.
During his career, he has seen his athletes reach amazing heights: 3 athletes participating at the Olympic Games, including gold medalist Sylvie Bernier, 2 Rouge et Or athletes of the year, Commonwealth Games medalists, World Junior Championship medalists, and 5 Canadian junior record holders.
Dany take as much pride in the success his athletes have away from the pool as he does in competition; a large number of past athletes hold bachelor's, master's or doctoral degrees in medicine, engineering, physical activity, physics, psychology, law, criminology, political science, and administration.