August 6, 2016
McLeod Stadium, Langley Continue reading
A reminder to All Associations:
The 2 day course offered August 19th & 20th is the last opportunity for your coaching staff to attend and be certified re: Intro to Competition which is required to coach at the higher levels particularly re: the J.B. – Midget Divisions.
Level 1 & 2
July 16, 2016
9:00 am – 2:00 pm
Bear Creek Clubhouse (inside & outside training)
Friday & Saturday
July 15th & 16th , 2016
Mackin Park, Coquitlam
Friday, July 15
(6:00 pm – 9:00 pm)
NCCP 3 Modules:
Making Ethical Decisions, Planning a Practice, Teaching and Learning
Saturday, July 16
(9:00 am – 2:00 pm)
All Coaches – NCCP ‘Safe Contact’ Continue reading
Daved Benefield and I would like to personally invite players from North Surrey to the Red Zone Challenge Tournament. Continue reading
Coaches will require an NCCP number to take these courses. If you do not have one yet, you can get yours at coach.ca here.
Courses must be complete by July 16th.
Upcoming Coach Clinics
There is a Head Coaches Clinic and a Safe Contact Clinic in Abbotsford this weekend (June 17th and 18th). Register online at the link below, courses are free.
Friday, June 10
6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Modules: Making Ethical Decisions, Planning a Practice, Teaching and Learning
All Coaches – Safe Contact Clinic
Saturday, June 11
9:00am – 2:00pm
Modules: Safe Contact
Location: McLeod Stadium, Langley
There is also one in Abbotsford ( June 17th and 18th) if coaches cannot make the Langley dates. Register online at the link above, courses are free.
Our 2016 Fall Tackle/Cheer Newsletter is now available for download. It contains all the information you need for registration, policies, fees and important dates for the upcoming season. Get it today!
Wednesday, Jan. 27
Bear Creek Clubhouse
This will be a meeting to organize the 2016 Star Bowl for Midget and Bantam Divisions. Coaches should have their Bantam and Midget player nominations into their head coach by January 25th.
If any coaches are interested in being on the Bantam or Midget coaching staffs, please attend this meeting.
Orange Helmet Awards Coach of the Year Nominations
It’s that time of the year again to recognize the best coaches by nominating them for the Coach of the Year awards.
As per usual, there are two categories. The Community Coach of the Year is open to any coach in Community or Junior football, while the Scholastic Coach of the Year is open to any coach in High School or University Football.
The nomination form can be downloaded here.
The deadline for nomination is January 4, 2016.
ViaSport and the BC Government have partnered to proclaim September 19 – 26 as BC Coaches Week. They are hosting special events all week long throughout the province to recognize coaches for their hard work and dedication. Free National Coaching Certification Program (NCCP) workshops are being delivered by regional partners for up to 1,000 coaches as part of the celebrations.
There is also a contest component. British Columbians are encouraged to tweet or post a selfie of themselves and their coach on social media during Coaches Week by using the hashtag #ThanksCoach and tagging @CoachesViaSport on Twitter or @ViaSport on Facebook and Instagram for a chance to win a prize for their coach. Winners will be announced Monday, Sept. 28.
Saturday, September 12
9:00 am – 5:00 pm
William Lucas Centre, North Vancouver
West 21st St. & Hamilton Ave.