Name: Lauren Ritchie
Hometown: Warman, Saskatchewan
Current role in sport: Apprentice coach.
Do you have a mentor: Yes, John Haver.
List your current NCCP training/certification: RCA LTR Coach Certified, RCA Coach in training, Performance Coach in training
Current Occupation: Club coach at Saskatoon Rowing Club.
Education: B.Sc. Kinesiology
Coaching History: I began coaching in 2015 after I stopped competing in the sport. I missed the community that came with being involved in sport. I am very fortunate to have the support and guidance of coaches I look up to, and a great group of athletes to work with everyday.
Are you currently coaching? Yes, I coach full time at Saskatoon Rowing Club where I coach novice juniors, seniors, masters and apprentice under the junior high performance coach John Haver.
Share a fun fact about yourself: If you rearrange the letters in my name, it spells “unreal”.
What do you do on your free time? Running, biking, reading, and travelling.