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For Immediate Release
September 14, 2022
Saanichton, B.C. - It’s almost time again to celebrate all the outstanding coaches within BC Hockey. National Coaches Week falls from September 17-25, 2022. This year we would like to give you a chance to have one of your coaches celebrated by BC Hockey. 
Have you had a coach from your MHA that has positively impacted players lives and/or development as a player? If so, nominate them to be honoured during National Coaches Week by BC Hockey. As part of the nomination process you will have to write a short paragraph on why the coach you are nominating has had such a positive impact on their team. Winning entries will be posted on social media and coaches and nominees will receive a BC Hockey Swag Bag.
So take a few minutes to nominate a coach as a way to say thank you for all they have done. CLICK HERE for the nomination form.
Here are some other ways to get involved during National Coaches Week: 
  • Explore the Participation GuideThe National Coaches Week Participation Guide contains everything you need to make National Coaches Week a success for your coach, team and association 
  • Enjoy discounted NCCP education: During National Coaches Week, coaches can gain coaching knowledge with free or discounted NCCP education. Log in to your NCCP Locker account to access specific eLearning modules for free or for a discounted price from September 17-25, 2022 
  • Say #ThanksCoach on social media: Follow National Coaches Week across Facebook, Twitter and Instagram using #CoachesWeek and #ThanksCoach 
  • Join a community event: Organize a community event to say #ThanksCoach, or join one taking place in your area 
In addition to using the #ThanksCoach hashtag online during National Coaches Week, we encourage all athletes, participants, parents and friends to say 'Thanks, Coach!’ in real life too!
Visit the National Coaches Week website to find out everything else you need to know.