“Thanks Coach!” Award Recipients

Sport Manitoba and Manitoba Liquor & Lotteries are pleased to announce the recipients of “Thanks Coach!” awards at the 2016 Power Smart Manitoba Summer Games in Steinbach. These awards recognize the often unheralded but very important role coaches play. The program pays tribute to coaches who go above and beyond to make the train the athletes to be the best they can be. At the Games, 28 total coaches were acknowledged for their hard work.

The recipients are listed below:

Central - Darin Harvey Arnold, Basketball

Central -  John Ferg, Triathlon

Central - Lucas Enns, Volleyball

Central - Rhonda Kitchen, Triathlon

Eastman - Jamieson Krentz, Baseball

Eastman - William McKee, Soccer

Eastman - Courtney Bangert, Swim

Interlake - Shelby Williams, Sailing

Interlake - David Van Heyst, Triathlon

Interlake - Michael Munday, Volleyball

Interlake - Taylor Studler, Softball

Norman - Jason Dunham, Athletics

Norman - Nicholas Popiele, Swim

Norman - Yessica Luce, Swim

Parkland - Sheldon Graham, Athletics

Parkland - Gary Wowchuk, Basketball

Parkland - Owen Parsons, Soccer

Parkland - Ryan Parsons, Soccer

Parkland - Kelsey Foote, Volleyball

Parkland - Daniel Lehmann, Volleyball

Westman - Stephanie Outhwaite, Athletics

Winnipeg - Michael Krykewich, Baseball

Winnipeg - Seema Saini, Cycling

Winnipeg - Lawrence Cohen, Swim

Winnipeg - Jeff Bouchard, Baseball

Winnipeg - David Corning, Cycling

Winnipeg -Deborah Werboweski, Special Olympics Golf

Winnipeg - Marc Proulx, Volleyball



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