Petro-Canada is a partner with the Coaching Association of Canada (CAC) and supporter of Canada’s coaches. The Coaching Association of Canada unites stakeholders and partners in its commitment to raising the skills and stature of coaches, and ultimately expanding their reach and influence. Through their programs, CAC empowers coaches with knowledge and skills, promotes ethics, fosters positive attitudes, builds competence, and increases the credibility and recognition of coaches. Recognized as a world leader in the development of coach education and training, the CAC is committed to serving the needs of Canada's coaches and to strengthening Canada's sport system.
We have several programs and events that we partner with the Coaching Association of Canada to support our coaches in their journey to fuel the dreams of our athletes.
- Petro-Canada supports Olympic and Paralympic coaches through the Fuelling Athlete and Coaching Excellence™ program, we believe in dreaming big and dreaming big deserves big support.
- We recognize Canadian coaches at a special Coaches' Recognition Evening during the Olympic Games in the host city.
- The annual Petro-Canada Sports Leadership sportif Conference is the largest gathering of sport educators and coaches in North America.
- In partnership with the CAC, we recognize coaches of medal winning athletes with the Coaching Excellence Awards. Recipients of these awards are honoured at the annual Sport Leadership/Sportif Awards Dinner.
The 2014 Sports Leadership Sportif conference will be held in Ottawa, Ont., Nov. 6 to 8, 2014.
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