By Sarah Tone, Communications Coordinator


National Coaches Week encourages Canadians to say thanks and celebrate the tremendous positive impact coaches have on athletes and communities. This week is an opportunity to recognize coaches for the integral role they play by simply saying #ThanksCoach. 


Sport Manitoba Coaching’s National Coaches Week Schedule

Sport Manitoba Coaching and the NCCP will be offering free classes for Manitoban coaches during National Coaches Week. Check back here for more information as it becomes available.

Note: All Manitoban coaches who register and attend the National Coaches Week below will be reimbursed.


Free CAC eLearning Modules

CAC is making certain NCCP eLearning modules FREE for National Coaches Week!

One module per day is free of charge – ONLY for that day. Coaches can access these modules on the Locker.

More information on the classes will be made available at a later date.


Say #ThanksCoach on Social Media

Sport Manitoba will share #ThanksCoach videos to highlight the amazing contributions of our Manitoba coaches. We encourage you to thank your coaches on social media, too! Post a message and/or video on Twitter, Instagram, or Facebook with the hashtag #ThanksCoach and tag @SportManitoba on Twitter and Instagram, or @SportMB on Facebook.

From September 18-22, the Paul Robson Resource Centre for Leadership and Coaching, located at 201-145 Pacific Avenue, will be available for #ThanksCoach video filming, and coaches can receive goodies!


Female Mentorship Program – Mentees Wanted

Do you have up-and-coming female coaches who could use a female mentor to provide support and guidance in the sport world? Sport Manitoba Coaching is looking for mentees for our Female Mentorship Program! Click here to download the mentee application.


Sport Manitoba Coaching Awards – Winners Announcement

Stay tuned: the winners of this year’s Sport Manitoba Coaching Awards will be announced this week! The nomination deadline is Friday, September 1, 2024.  Please submit your nominations before the deadline.

Nomination form links:

Major awards nomination form

Years of service recognition form

International coach recognition form