Coaching Association of Canada

2017 Petro-Canada Coaching Excellence Awards

The 57 deserving coaches are:

Alberta

Barb Prystai: Special Olympics Canada
Athletes: Special Olympics Canada Figure Skating Team

Bart Schouten, ChPC: Speed Skating Canada
Athletes: Vincent De Haitre, Ivanie Blondin, and Olivier Jean

Burkhard Schaffer: Alpine Canada Alpin
Athletes: Erik Guay and Manuel Osborne-Paradis

Kim Cousins, ChPC: Athletics Canada
Athlete Alister McQueen

Ravi Walia: Skate Canada
Athlete: Kaetlyn Osmond

Wolfgang Staudinger, ChPC: Canadian Luge Association
Athlete: Kimberley McRae

 
British Columbia

Bruce Deacon, ChPC: Athletics Canada
Athlete: Liam Stanley

David Wilkinson: Special Olympics Canada
Athletes: Special Olympics Canada Snowshoeing Team 

Donna Bilous: Special Olympics Canada
Athletes: Special Olympics Canada Speed Skating Team 

Elizabeth Roman: Special Olympics Canada
Athletes: Special Olympics Canada Figure Skating Team 

Mark Schnurr: Special Olympics Canada
Athletes: Special Olympics Canada Alpine Skiing Team 

Maureen Brinson: Special Olympics Canada
Athletes: Special Olympics Canada Snowshoeing Team 

Randy Scott: Special Olympics Canada
Athletes: Special Olympics Canada Alpine Skiing Team

Rob Kober, ChPC: Freestyle Canada
Athlete: Mikaël Kingsbury

Trennon Paynter: Freestyle Canada
Athlete: Mike Riddle

William Marshall: Alpine Canada Alpin
Athlete: Alana Ramsay

 
Manitoba

Joanne Zahaiko: Special Olympics Canada
Athletes: Special Olympics Canada Snowshoeing Team

Ron Struch: Special Olympics Canada
Athletes: Special Olympics Canada Alpine Skiing Team

Sabrina Klassen: Special Olympics Canada
Athletes: Special Olympics Canada Snowshoeing Team

Vlastimil Cerny, ChPC: Swimming Canada
Athlete: Kelsey Wog

 
New Brunswick 

Sacha LeBlanc: Special Olympics Canada
Athletes: Special Olympics Canada Speed Skating Team

Mario Richard: Special Olympics Canada
Athlete: Special Olympics Canada Figure Skating Team

 
Nova Scotia

Cyril MacDonald: Special Olympics Canada
Athletes: Special Olympics Canada Speed Skating Team

Jan Kruk, ChPC: Canoe Kayak Canada
Athlete: Katie Vincent

 
Ontario

Adam Kingsbury: Curling
Athletes: Team Homan

Anne Schelter: Skate Canada
Athletes: Team Canada - Nexxice

Ben Titley, ChPC: Swimming Canada
Athletes: Chantal Van Landeghem, Michelle Williams, Penny Oleksiak, Richard Funk, and Sandrine Mainville

Cameron Jennings: Cycling Canada Cyclisme
Athlete: Ross Wilson

David White: Alpine Canada Alpin
Athlete: Kirk Schornstein

Hellaina Rothenburg: Special Olympics Canada
Athletes: Special Olympics Canada Cross Country Team

Janet Collins: Special Olympics Canada
Athlete: Special Olympics Canada Figure Skating Team

Lee Barkell, ChPC: Skate Canada
Athlete: Gabrielle Daleman

Linda Kiefer, ChPC: Swimming Canada
Athlete: Kylie Masse

Rachel Mathews: Special Olympics Canada
Athletes: Special Olympics Canada Snowshoeing Team

Ronald Cambridge: Special Olympics Canada
Athletes: Special Olympics Canada Floor Hockey Team East

Shelley Barnett: Skate Canada
Athletes: Team Canada - Nexxice

Tracey Zwiers: Special Olympics Canada
Athlete: Special Olympics Canada Figure Skating Team

 
Quebec

Aaron Dziver, ChPC: Diving Plongeon Canada
Athlete: François Imbeau-Dulac

Arturo Miranda, ChPC: Diving Plongeon Canada
Athlete: Jennifer Abel

Derrick Campbell, ChPC: Speed Skating Canada
Athletes: Charles Hamelin and Samuel Girard

Eric Van den Eynde, EPA: Cycling Canada Cyclisme
Athlete: Marie-Claude Molnar

Félix-Antoine Lapointe: Athletics Canada
Athlete: Guillaume Ouellet

César Henderson, EPA: Diving Plongeon Canada
Athlete: Melissa Citrini-Beaulieu

Claude St-Jean, EPA: Swimming Canada
Athletes: Sandrine Mainville and Katerine Savard

Frédéric Blackburn, EPA: Speed Skating Canada
Athlete: Marianne St-Gelais

Guillaume Plourde: Cycling Canada Cyclisme
Athlete: Tristen Chernove

Jean-Sébastien Labrie: Alpine Canada Alpin
Athlete: Mac Marcoux

Louis Bouchard, EPA: Cross Country Canada
Athlete: Alex Harvey

Marie-France Dubreuil: Skate Canada
Athletes: Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir

Mathieu Pelletier: Canoe Kayak Canada
Athlete: Laurence Vincent-Lapointe

Maxime Henault: Canada Snowboard
Athlete: Laurie Blouin

Michel Hamelin, EPA: Freestyle Canada
Athelete: Justine Dufour-Lapointe

Patrice Lauzon: Skate Canada
Athletes: Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir

Tom Johnson, ChPC: Swimming Canada
Athletes: Yuri Kisil and Markus Thormeyer

 
Saskatchewan

Abigail Frasz: Special Olympics Canada
Athletes: Special Olympics Canada Floor Hockey Team West

Ryan Unruh: Special Olympics Canada
Athletes: Special Olympics Canada Floor Hockey Team West

Sheldon Dean: Special Olympics Canada

Athletes: Special Olympics Canada Floor Hockey Team West