• Alex 50km Lahti Champion
    • 18 Canadian Club Coaches to benefit from PD opportunity during Ski Tour Canada

      February 24, 2016

      The following coaches have been selected for one day mentoring during the Tour:






      (March 1st)

      Daniel Murray

      North Highlands Nordic, NS

      Geoff Tomlinson

      Nakkertok, ON-QC

      René Sauvé

      Pembroke Nordic, ON

      Katie McMahon

      Chelsea Nordiq, QC


      (March 2nd)

      Sylvie Girard

      Monteriski, QC

      Moe Samm

      Chelsea Nordiq, QC

      Amélie Cloutier

      Fondeurs-Laurentides, QC

      Stephen Novosad

      Fondeurs-Laurentides, QC

      Quebec City

      (March 5th)



      Ariane Gagnon

      Le Norvégien, QC

      Paul Dugas

      Élites du Nord-Roi, NB

      Manon Losier

      Le Sureau Blanc, NB

      Erik Charron

      Avalon Nordic, NL


      (March 11th)



      George Smith

      Calgary Nordic, AB

      Frank Ackermann

      Kimberley Nordic, BC

      Nicole Perrin

      Kimberley Nordic, BC

      Phyllis Bend

      Regina Ski club, SK

      Vaughn McGrath

      Edmonton ski club, AB

      Lilla Roy

      Edmonton ski club, AB

      Coaches will be guided throughout race days by CCC HP development mentors to get a taste of all that is involved with coaching on the World Cup circuit, as:

      1-     Attending Team Captains’ Meetings
      2-     Morning race preparation: ski testing, warm-up, race support
      3-     Watching and analyzing technique and tactics from different viewpoints
      4-     After race routine: Cool down, debriefing with athletes and wax techs
      5-     Race analysis and athlete/coach development implications

      Congratulation to all selected coaches!