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OCSRA May Updates

posted May 23, 2014, 9:28 AM by Ryan Blair

OCSRA 2014 Coach Workshops

Currently Ontario has trained 6 Competition Introduction (ELCC) coaches and 29 Community Coach (CanoeKids) coaches.  There is 3 additional opportunities for coaches to become trained in June, see workshop schedule below.  

Full information on each course and online registration/payment can be found on the site under the following link  Note:  Theory A, Teaching & Learning of Theory B and a Pleasure Craft Operator Card are prerequisites for participation in the ELCC workshop.  Theory A & B workshops can be found on the site.  

Workshop Schedule

June 6-8 – ELCC – Rideau Canoe Club – registration deadline June 2

June 8 – CanoeKids – Cobourg Canoe Club – registration deadline June 4

New June 21 - CanoeKids - Perry Sound Canoe Club - registration deadline June 17


Ontario Athlete Ranking List (OARL)

Congratulations to all Ontario athletes who completed at the National Team Trials #1.  Results from NTT's have been updated to the OARL and posted on the site.


Ontario OCup Series

OCup #1 - Long Distance regatta will be hosted by the Carleton Place Canoe Club on Sunday, May 25.  The draw is posted on the site.

OCup #2 - Ontario Team Trials information package will be posted next week.  Please see Ontario Team Selection Criteria and Ontario Regatta Team Selection Criteria for full details on selection.

OCup #3 - Ontario Championships race card will be developed by May 31st.  The event will be direct entries for all events with the exception of U13 events.

OCup #4 - Location and date has been set for September 13, hosted by Sydenham Lake Canoe Club.  More event details will be provided at the next OCSRA update.

Note:  Clubs will be awarded points based on their results at each event.  In addition, an OCup Series Champion will be awarded based on clubs results from all four (4) OCup races.    


Ontario Selection Criteria Correction - Women's Canoe

The OCSRA High Performance Committee (HPC) and Board of Directors has made a correction to the Ontario Team Selection Criteria Section 5 - Events for Performance Evaluation regarding W/omen's Canoe.  Results from NTT2 may now be used for Women's Canoe ranking.  U23/Senior athletes who do not compete at NTT2 may still use two (2) results (both singles and doubles) from OTT for ranking.



OCSRA's 2014 Club & Coach Development Program

OCSRA has created the Club & Coach Development Program to assist clubs in their delivery of programs, as well as provide enhanced professional development opportunities for their coaches.  Full information on the program can be found on the site.

Step 1 - Clubs submit any addition projects they wish to be added to the projects list - deadline extended to Saturday, May 31st

Step 2 - Clubs submit their projects requests between June 1 to 15

Step 3 - Implementation of the program between June 16 to September 31

If you have any questions on the program please let me know.