Alkame Dragon Boat Services

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Dragon Boat Canada Coaching Certification Program

Alkame Coaching Services is pleased to work with Dragon Boat Canada to offer coaching, officiating and steering certification courses. We believe that establishing a strong base of intellectual infrastructure will enhance dragon boat racing's ability to experience healthy grassroots development. We are proud to be a part of the foundation of sport development.

We have developed a customized course delivery program that emphasizes skill development, real-life scenarios, practical application and maximum peer and instructor interaction.

Upon successful course completion participants will receive Dragon Boat Canada accreditation.

Certification Program Features

Primary Facilitator

Scott Murray

Scott has worked in the Toronto dragon boat industry for: Pickering Dragon Boat Club, Great White North Communications, Dunbarton High School, West Rouge Canoe Club, Royal Bank of Canada, Markham Stouffville Hospital and XM Satellite Radio.

Scott has coached, organized and paddled with crews that have competed internationally in: Italy, South Africa, China, Germany, Poland, Toronto and Australia.

His passion for sport is the emphasis for participation in this program. Scott has a desire to see broad-based growth and development of dragon boat racing through properly-trained coaches, grassroots and youth development programs.

Level I – Introduction to Coaching

January 19th, 2019, 9am-4pm
May 4th, 2019, 9am-4pm
October 5th, 2019, 9am-4pm

P3 Paddle Zone, 1050 Brock Road Unit 20 & 21, Pickering, On, L1W 3X4
Cost: $175 +HST

Saturday, February 16th, 2019
9:00am - 5:00pm
Leduc, Alberta
Fee: $200+HST
*Fee includes lunch

Sunday, May 12th, 2019
9:00am - 5:00pm
Lethbridge, Alberta
Fee: $200+HST

Introduction to Drumming

Friday, May 10th, 2019
6:00pm - 9:00pm
Lethbridge, Alberta
Fee: $50+HST
*Please note: DBC does not currently offer certification in Drumming. This is an educational course only.

Level 2 Competitive Coaching

Sunday, February 17th & Monday, February 18th
9:00am - 5:00pm
Leduc, Alberta
Fee: $300+HST
*Fee includes lunch both days


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