News & Events

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Weekly Roundup Jan. 12-18

Four Saskatchewan representatives on Olympic long track speed skating team White City’s Marsha Hudey and Moose Jaw’s Graeme Fish will...

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Weekly Roundup Jan. 5-11

Emily Clark headed to Olympics for second time Saskatoon’s Emily Clark is one of 23 players announced to the Canadian...

Event, Game Plan
Game Plan YXE Web Series – JANUARY 2022

Game Plan YXE : Athlete Wellness & Self-Care: A Key Strategy for Podium Performances  This interactive session will provide tips...

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The 2022 Prohibited List is Now in Effect

Ottawa – January 4, 2022 – The Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES) reminds the Canadian sport community that the World...

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2021 Saskatchewan Sport Awards Virtual Celebration Gala

The Saskatchewan Sport Awards celebrate the outstanding achievements of individuals in the province’s amateur sport community.  Multiple awards are handed...

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Weekly Roundup Dec. 29-Jan.4

Regina’s Mark McMorris got off to a strong start in 2022, finishing fourth at the FIS Snowboard World Cup in...

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Weekly Roundup Dec. 15-21

Coakwell wins silver, ties Canadian record Bobsleigh brakeman Ben Coakwell and the rest of his four-person team captured their first...

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“Our goal is to win the Olympics:” Moose Jaw’s Coakwell set to represent hometown once again

Written by: Matt Johnson for Sask Sport Ben Coakwell has an interesting way of explaining travelling in a bobsled going 150 km/h...

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WECAN Be Nimble

Be nimble, be quick. Isn’t that how the old nursery rhyme goes?  While Jack is busy jumping over candlesticks in...

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WEEKLY ROUNDUP Dec. 8-14

Hudak, Ehman wrap up Para Nordic World Cup Prince Albert’s Brittany Hudak had an outstanding performance at the Para Nordic...

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The COPSI Network Announces WECAN Beijing Campaign Ahead of Beijing 2022 Olympic and Paralympic Games

For Immediate Release: CALGARY (December 14th, 2021) – From far and wide, Canadian Olympians and Paralympians have shown the world...

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Weekly Roundup Dec. 1-7

Hudak picks up double gold at World Cup Two-time Paralympian Brittany Hudak captured three medals, including two gold and one...

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Weekly Roundup Nov. 17-23

Saskatchewan athletes named to bobsleigh and skeleton teams Moose Jaw’s Ben Coakwell, Saskatoon’s Evan Neufeldt and Kerrobert’s Kayden Johnson have...

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Weekly Roundup Nov. 10-16

Clark picks up three assists as Canada sweeps Finland The Canadian women’s national team centralization roster was in Turku, Finland...

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Weekly Roundup Nov. 3-9

Hudey and Fish on World Cup speed skating circuit Two-time Olympian Marsha Hudey of White City and Graeme Fish of...

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Weekly Roundup Oct. 27-Nov.2

Canadian Para hockey team splits series against U.S. Under head coach Ken Babey of Saskatoon, the Canadian Para hockey team...

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Weekly Roundup Oct. 20-26

Team Canada clothing unveiled for the Beijing Winter Games Canadian athletes will wear the red for opening ceremonies and white...

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Weekly Roundup Oct.13-19

Saskatchewan speedskaters compete at nationals Between the three of them, Saskatchewan speedskaters Marsha Hudey, Kali Christ of Regina and Graeme...

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Weekly Roundup Oct. 5-12

Hindmarsh invited to Baseball Canada Camp Saskatoon’s Carson Hindmarsh is one of 15 players named to participate in a Baseball...

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Weekly Roundup Sept.29 – Oct.5

Three Saskatchewan speed skaters competing at championships Regina’s Kali Christ and Marsha Hudey, as well as Moose Jaw’s Graeme Fish...

Saskatchewan Coaching Academy

The Saskatchewan Coaching Academy program offers coaches the opportunity to complete all National Coaching Certification Program Competition-Development multisport modules in three intensive 3-day blocks. This program is designed to support coaches in the completion of NCCP Multi-sport training in an engaging, interactive environment.   This program is offered by the Coaches Association of Saskatchewan (CAS) in partnership with the Canadian Sport Centre Saskatchewan (CSCS).

Coaches who complete all 9 NCCP modules will earn the CAS-CSCS Performance Sport Coaching Certificate, recognizing their accomplishment as a NCCP Competition-Development Trained coach. 

The CAS-CSCS Performance Sport Coaching Certificate includes 62 hours of in-class learning.

The following modules will be offered as part of the program: Developing Athletic Abilities, Coaching and Leading Effectively, Performance Planning, Manage a Sport Program, Prevention and Recovery, Advanced Practice Planning, Managing Conflict, Psychology of Performance and Leading Drug Free Sport.

Coaches must complete the following pre-requisites to be eligible for the Saskatchewan Coaches Academy program:

  • Certified Comp-Intro* or equivalent and minimum 3 years coaching experience 
  • NCCP Make Ethical Decisions (online evaluation complete)
  • Respect in Sport 
  • Application Form 

*NSOs/Game Plan may endorse former NT athletes without Comp-Intro Certification

The Saskatchewan Coaching Academy program will be offered twice a year to accommodate summer and winter sports. The program runs Friday to Sunday.  

Spring 2021
Block 1:  April 16-18
Block 2: May 14-16
Block 3: June 18-20


Tuition for the Saskatchewan Coaches Academy is $650* and includes all 9 modules. Lunch will be provided each day for coaches.

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Saskatchewan Coaching Academy

*Scholarships up to 50% of registration and travel costs are available through the CAS Coach Development Grant for CAS member coaches.