The Ontario Cycling Association [OCA] announces the hiring of Joseph Veloce into the new full-time position of Lead Coach – High Performance Track Programs. Over the past two years, Joseph has been on a part-time contract coaching the Ontario Track Sprint Programs [HP and Development]. As a former national team athlete and Olympian, Joseph brings years of experience working within a high performance environment and an understanding of the steps athletes must go through to reach the highest levels.
As a key element of this new role, Joseph will provide leadership to the overall OCA track program by working collaboratively with club coaches to help build a system to support athlete development and provide high performing track athletes opportunities needed to progress to the next stages of their cycling careers. Joseph will also continue his role coaching the Track Sprint program.