Are you interested in becoming a wrestling coach? Do you self-identify as First Nation, Métis or Inuit, or work in the Indigenous community? Are you at least fifteen years old?
This 8-hour interactive course is all about teaching athletes the basic skills of Wrestling for low-level competitions. It is an introduction to effective coaching, planning practices, and ethical decision making, and has 6 hours of integrated content from the Wrestling CanCoach Level 1 technical component. As there is a practical component to the course, please wear active clothing, bring a waterbottle, and prepare to be moving around throughout the day.
This course is free (funded by the Indigenous Sport, Physical Activity & Recreation Council).
DATE & TIME:
Saturday March 14th
8:45am – 5:30pm
8:45 am (Registration – collection of fees and information for the NCCP locker)
9:00 am – 12:00 noon – classroom session @ Katzie Youth Center
1:00 pm – 5:30 pm – Mat session (Location: Marcus Soares Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Academy: 11517 Kingston St Suite 105, Maple Ridge). We will carpool to location, which is one kilometer from the classroom.
Registration is open to coaches, and community leaders who work directly with Indigenous athletes, aged 15+
Katzie First Nation Youth Centre
10946 Katzie Road | Pitt Meadows, BC | V2Y 2G6
Registration Link: https://aboriginalsportbc.wufoo.com/forms/zgxmzwl0el6n0x/