Over 20 Nordic coaches and instructors participated in the annual CXC Coach’s Symposium and in the inaugural regional Coach’s Certification Program held at Hyland Park. High school coaches, youth league and master program instructors came to Bloomington, MN for the all day Symposium and the half day Certification program.
Sports Nutrition for Coaches presentation by Pete Anderson (UW Madison Nutrition Scientist)
“It is a first step for our organization to begin certifying coaches. This is a work in progress. We already have received great amount of comments and suggestions from coaches who participated in the program”, commented Yuriy Gusev, CXC Skiing Chief Executive Office
Bryan Fish (CXC Ski Team Head Coach) demonstrating technique progressions
“Very good nutrition session. The drill progression was great and very helpful in clarifying technique. I’m leaving with a lot more knowledge than I arrived with and am very satisfied” commented coach participant.
Coaches taking certification
The next certification programs will take place at the fall WI and MN coaches meetings in Mora, MN and Wausau, WI. All coaches at any level are welcome to attend.