Coaching Association of Canada

Whitney Weaver

Hometown: Yellowknife, NT

Sport: Judo

Current role in sport: Assistant Coach, Relief Coach and Head Coach of an adult recreation league.

Do you have a mentor: Mario Desforges

List your current NCCP Training/certification: Currently getting level 1

Current occupation:

  • Government of Northwest Territories
  • Arts Coordinator for NWT Arts

Education: Bachelor of Management

Coaching History: I began coaching back in the summer of 2016 with an adult league. After successfully running the program, the head coach began introducing me to coaching children and teenagers. I recently coached at Ontario Open where my heavy weight won gold.

Currently Coaching:

  • Adult Rec League (18+)
  • Women/Girls League (8-14)
  • Help coach competitive (14-17, coed)

Fun Fact: I enjoy travelling

What you do with your free time: When I’m not coaching or training, I tend to either be at work or my cabin. I enjoy spending time with my friends and family.