October 06, 2017 (Calgary, AB) – Cycling Canada (CC) is the recognized authority by the UCI (Union Cycliste International) on all aspects of cycling in Canada, including BMX, Cyclocross, Mountain Bike, Para-Cycling, Road and Track. Founded in 1882, CC aims to create and sustain an effective system that develops talented Canadian cyclists to achieve Olympic, Paralympic and World Championship medal performances. With the vision to be a leading competitive cycling nation by 2020 celebrating enhanced international success, increased national participation and world class event hosting, Cycling Canada manages the National teams, hosts national and international events, and administers community programs to promote Cycling in Canada.
The Para-Cycling NextGen Coach-West will work under the leadership of the Chief Technical Officer – Head Coach and the Para-Cycling Head Coach to implement the technical direction that will lead to the building of a robust world-class Para program. With the support of the Para Integrated Support Team (IST) the Para-Cycling NextGen Coach-West will endeavor to establish an optimal daily training environment through the creation and implementation of world class training programs and training sessions for identified Para-Cycling NextGen athletes. The Para-Cycling NextGen Coach-West will work closely with the Chief Technical Officer – Head Coach the Para-Cycling Head Coach to establish high performance programs that lead to international medal performances and, with the help of the Pathway Development Manager, build talent identification and development strategies to increase the mass of international caliber athletes coming into the Para-Cycling fold.
Application Deadline: Oct. 6, 2017