Coaching Association of Canada

Sarah Walz

Hometown: Innisfail, AB. Currently living in Whitehorse, YT.

Sport: Archery

Current role in sport: Coach, program coordinator, athlete, and official.

List your current NCCP Training/certification: Comp. Intro

Current occupation: Sport Coordinator and Instructor with Yukon Aboriginal Sport Circle

Education:

  • B.Sc. in Kinesiology with minor in Athlete Coaching from Lincoln Memorial University (Tennessee).
  • M.Ed. in Sport Management from the University of Texas.

Coaching History: I started coaching in high school assisting with softball pitching clinics. In October 2017, I started working with the Yukon Aboriginal Sport Circle, this is how I got involved in Archery.

Currently Coaching:

  • Yes, I assist with beginner level archery classes.
  • Recently coached Team Yukon Artic Sports at Artic Winter Games (Ages 11-22)
  • Assist with in-school facilitation or Archery (Grades 5-12)
  • Teach Arctic Sports in school across the Yukon (all ages)

Fun Fact: It would be a dream come true if I could cut the grass on a major league baseball field.

What you do with your free time: Spend it outdoors.