Coaching Kids Curling

Preview: "Adapting Thriving 2021" Coaches Conference With OCC's Andrea Ronnebeck

March 14, 2021 Season 1 Episode 45
Coaching Kids Curling
Preview: "Adapting Thriving 2021" Coaches Conference With OCC's Andrea Ronnebeck
Show Notes

On March 20 & 21, 2021, the Ontario Curling Council - in partnership with CURLSASK, CurlManitoba & Curl BC - will be hosting the "Adapting Thriving: Focusing on the Future" Online Coaches Conference. In this episode, I get a preview of the conference with the OCC's Education Manager - North, Andrea Ronnebeck.

Some of the topics we discuss include:
* Where did the idea for the conference come from and what does "Adapting Thriving" mean? (1:54)
* A full rundown of all the sessions (10:27)
* Jason Gunnlaugson making analytics fun? (14:17)
* Session recommendations for youth coaches (16:31)
* What is the Ontario Curling Council and what is Andrea's role with the OCC? (20:49)
* Earning PD points by attending the conference (24:29)
* Andrea's prediction of the Brier finalists (26:44)
* Coach Glenn's prediction of the Brier finalists (28:20)

Links to the resources mentioned in this episode:
Adapting Thriving 2021 Conference Web page  (NOTE: URL no longer exists)
https://ontariocurlingcouncil.com/blog/adapting-and-thriving-2021/
Andrea's e-mail address: [email protected]

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Glenn Gabriel is an NCCP-certified curling coach who lives in Pickering, Ontario, Canada. He has been the coordinator of the Little Rocks (U12) program at East York Curling Club in Toronto since 2011. If you have a question or feedback on the podcast, send us an e-mail at [email protected]

The intro and outro music is "Golden Sunrise (Instrumental Version)"
https://freemusicarchive.org/music/Josh_Woodward/The_Wake_1790/JoshWoodward-TheWake-NoVox-10-GoldenSunrise

By Josh Woodward
https://freemusicarchive.org/music/Josh_Woodward

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