Thanks Coach 2022

Thanks Coach 2022

September 17-25, 2022 is National Coaches Week, a time to celebrate the tremendous positive impact coaches have on athletes and communities across BC and Canada. This week is an opportunity to recognize coaches for the integral role they play by simply saying #ThanksCoach. With virtual activities held across the country to celebrate coaching, National Coaches Week provides coaches with the recognition they deserve for the time they devote to ensuring skaters live an active, healthy lifestyle.


Want Prizes? Get Social.

Here’s your chance to win some swag and recognize the important coach in your skating life!

How it works: 


  1. Post a picture of you and your coach in training, racing, or together in a selfie.  Give them a shoutout and tell us why they are an incredible coach!
  2. Use hashtags #speedskatingbc #thankscoach and tag @speedskatingbc to be entered into our contest
  3. Don’t forget to use #viasport #petrocanada hashtags to be automatically included in their contests