Coaching Association of Canada

Tara Nykoluk

Name: Tara Nykoluk.

Hometown: Winnipeg, MB.

Sport: Female Softball. 

Current role in sport: Assistant Coach (female apprentice coach).

Do you have a mentor: Yes. Haylee O’Neill.

List your current NCCP training/certification: Competition introduction certified.

Current Occupation: Student.

Education: Associates of science degree (Galveston, TX); School of Dental Hygiene, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Manitoba. 

Coaching History:
I was a player at the 2007 WCSG, 2009 CSG and 2013 CSG but I wasn’t ready for my CSG run to be done so I approached my coach (now mentor) Haylee O’Neill about coaching. I was invited onto the coaching staff for the 2015 WCSG as an outfield coach and have been enjoying the other side of the game since then.

Are you currently coaching? Yes, U21 Team Manitoba Female softball (2017 Canada Summer Games).

Share a fun fact about yourself:
I am Canadian, but do not like maple syrup.

What do you do on your free time?
Baking, biking, working out, knitting and reading.