Filtering by: Coaching

Apr
26
Fri
2019
NCCP Let’s Ride Community Initiation + Basic Cycling Skills @ Hardwood Ski and Bike
Apr 26 @ 2:00 pm – Apr 27 @ 3:00 pm

Interested in helping coach and mentor new riders? This entry level class will start your coaching path off in the right direction teaching participants how to build a lesson plan and skills session specifically for beginner to intermediate level athletes. These are the two first courses in the NCCP coach development pathway. Coaches will emerge with new ideas about how to introduce a skill, execute a drill and will be ready to help run their next beginner camp, safe riding session or learn to ride program.

Schedule: April 26th 2pm-8pm, April 27th 9am-3pm

Location: Hardwood Ski and Bike, Collingwood

Click here to sign up now!

May
1
Wed
2019
NCCP Intro to Competition MTB Skills and Tactics @ Highlands Nordic (Collingwood)
May 1 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

Love mountain biking and want to learn how to teach and coach others? Coach, racer and mentor Peter Glassford is facilitating the next Mountain Bike Skills and Tactics course on Wednesday May 1st in Collingwood, Ontario at the Highlands Nordic Centre. This class will run from 9am – 4pm where participants will spend the first half of the day in the classroom and then head outside on their bikes to execute skills, teach drills and talking about tactics for higher level racing.

Interested participants can click here to register now!

Cost: $100+HST + $10 trail pass for each participant

May
4
Sat
2019
NCCP Introduction to Competition Training Basics @ Mattamy National Cycling Centre - Milton
May 4 – May 5 all-day

“Training Basics” is one of the first coaching courses within the Introduction to Competition coaching stream. This course is considered a prerequisite to the “Training to Race” course. This is a classroom-based 2-day coaching course taking place in Sudbury, Ontario where prospective coaches will cover topics such as ethical coaching, participant needs, support in training and even have practice planning and creating a training plan and race schedule. Coach, ex US National Team Sprinter and mentor Kelyn Akuna will be facilitating this course which will run from 8:30am – 4:30am on May 4th and 5th. Participants will emerge with basic coaching skills and tools to help them provide support to athletes both in training and competition in addition to learning about how to manage a sport program.

Interested participants can click here to register now!

Cost: $130+HST

May
10
Fri
2019
NCCP Let’s Ride Community Initiation + Basic Cycling Skills @ Harrison Park Hall - Owen Sound
May 10 @ 4:00 pm – May 11 @ 4:30 pm

Living in the Owen Sound area and interested in helping coach and mentor new riders? This 2 day entry level class led by Fred Zottl in Harrison Park will start your coaching path off in the right direction teaching participants how to build a lesson plan and skills session specifically for beginner to intermediate level athletes. These are the two first courses in the NCCP coach development pathway. Coaches will emerge with new ideas about how to introduce a skill, execute a drill and will be ready to help run their next beginner camp, safe riding session or learn to ride program.

Schedule:

May 10th 4-10pm – in class

May 11th 8:30-4:30 – in class and on bike

Email: chantal.thompson@ontariocycling.org for more info

May
11
Sat
2019
NCCP Let’s Ride Community Initiation + Basic Cycling Skills @ Ottawa Bicycle Club
May 11 @ 9:00 am – May 12 @ 8:00 am

Living in the Ottawa area and interested in helping coach and mentor new riders? This 2 day entry level class led by Chantal Thompson will start your coaching path off in the right direction teaching participants how to build a lesson plan and skills session specifically for beginner to intermediate level athletes. These are the two first courses in the NCCP coach development pathway. Coaches will emerge with new ideas about how to introduce a skill, execute a drill and will be ready to help run their next beginner camp, safe riding session or learn to ride program.

Schedule:

May 11th and 12th 9-4pm

Email: chantal.thompson@ontariocycling.org for more info

May
25
Sat
2019
NCCP Introduction to Competition Train to Race @ Mattamy National Cycling Centre - Milton
May 25 – May 26 all-day

Instructor: Paul Jurbala

Ready to Race! Introduction to Competition Training to Race is the context for coaches who will primarily work with new competitive cyclists at the community and club level. These athletes will likely be in the Learn to Train to Train to Train stages of LTAD, although the context could apply to any new racer of any age. These athletes have basic but developed cycling skills and the desire to begin competing within a structured training and competition program. They should have passed through the Introduction to Competition courses such as Training Basics, and one or two Skills and Tactics courses in order to benefit from the teachings of this weekend course.

Training to Race is the a 2-day in-class workshop.  Participants should have completed the Introduction to Competition- Training Basics course prior to registering.  Please contact chantal.thompson@ontariocycling.org if you have questions regarding this requirement.

Please visit https://ccnbikes.com/#!/events/oca-coaching-clinics-2019 to register now!

NCCP Introduction to Competition Training Basics @ Walden Cross Country Chalet - Sudbury
May 25 – May 26 all-day

“Training Basics” is one of the first coaching courses within the Introduction to Competition coaching stream. This course is considered a prerequisite to the “Training to Race” course. This is a classroom-based 2-day coaching course taking place in Sudbury, Ontario where prospective coaches will cover topics such as ethical coaching, participant needs, support in training and even have practice planning and creating a training plan and race schedule. Coach, racer and mentor Fred Zottl will be facilitating this course which will run from 9am – 4pm on May 25th and 26th. Participants will emerge with basic coaching skills and tools to help them provide support to athletes both in training and competition in addition to learning about how to manage a sport program.

Interested participants can click here to register now!

Cost: $130+HST

May
31
Fri
2019
NCCP Intro to Competition MTB Skills and Tactics @ Hardwood Ski and Bike
May 31 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

Love mountain biking and want to learn how to teach and coach others? Coach, racer and mentor Peter Glassford is facilitating the next Mountain Bike Skills and Tactics course on Friday May 31st at Hardwood Ski and Bike. This class will run from 9am – 4pm where participants will spend the first half of the day in the classroom and then head outside on their bikes to execute skills, teach drills and talking about tactics for higher level racing.

Interested participants can click here to register now!

Cost: $100+HST

Jun
1
Sat
2019
NCCP Intro to Competition Road Skills and Tactics @ Mattamy National Cycling Centre
Jun 1 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Instructor: Chantal Thompson

Participants should have completed NCCP Introduction to Competition Training Basics prior to taking Skills and Tactics Courses [exceptions should be approved by OCA Office]

This course involves in-class and on-bike instruction.  Participants must wear a helmet at all times while on bike.  Participants must come with a road bike in perfect working condition.

Description: Ready to Race! Introduction to Competition (R2R) is the context for coaches who will primarily work with new competitive cyclists at the community and club level. These athletes will likely be in the Learn to Train to Train to Train stages of LTAD, although the context could apply to any new racer of any age. These athletes have basic but developed cycling skills and the desire to begin competing within a structured training and competition program. They should have passed through an entry-level Community Initiation program (CCI) to help them develop the basic skills.

Visit: https://ccnbikes.com/#!/events/oca-coaching-clinics-2019 to register now!

Cost: $100+HST

Jun
2
Sun
2019
NCCP Introduction to Competition – Track Skills and Tactics @ Mattamy National Cycling Centre
Jun 2 all-day

Instructor: Jenny Trew

Participants should have completed NCCP Introduction to Competition Training Basics prior to taking Skills and Tactics Courses [exceptions should be approved by OCA Office]

This course involves in-class and on-track instruction.  Only participants who have track experience at the Milton Velodrome or at Forest City Velodrome will be allowed to ride the track, all others will perform coaching exercises from the apron.  Athletes planning to ride the track must wear a helmet.  Some rental bikes can be available (must provide notice ahead of the workshop).

Description: Ready to Race! Introduction to Competition (R2R) is the context for coaches who will primarily work with new competitive cyclists at the community and club level. These athletes will likely be in the Learn to Train to Train to Train stages of LTAD, although the context could apply to any new racer of any age. These athletes have basic but developed cycling skills and the desire to begin competing within a structured training and competition program. They should have passed through an entry-level Community Initiation program (CCI) to help them develop the basic skills.

Registration Closes: May 27, 2019