This months feature spotlights Bill Mitchell! Bill loves to coach and we are incredibly lucky he chose to share that love with BC Wrestling. Coaching for over 25 years Bill Mitchell is credited for fostering the growth of many successful athletes in BC and Canada.
Bill founded the Centennial wrestling team and managed multiple Canadian Olympic and international tour teams. Bill also served as both the BC and Canada Amateur Wrestling Association’s President. Bill was also recently inducted into the BC Sports Hall of Fame for his dedication to sport. See Bill's induction here.
Bill Mitchell has made a profound impact on BC Wrestling and his contributions to the sport are seen in many ways today. Bill is a prime example of how important coaches are to athlete and sport development. We are proud to have such a kind, generous person represent BC Wrestling.
BC Wrestling Association is proud to announce the Athletes of the Year for 2020!
Cadet Female Athlete of the Year: Gina Bolognese
Cadet Male Athlete of the Year: Humraj Sandhar
Juvenile Female Athlete of the Year: Marquesis Haintz
Juvenile Male Athlete of the Year: Elijah Lazar
Junior Female Athlete of the Year: Ana Godinez
Junior Male Athlete of the Year: Jacob Torres
Senior Female Athlete of the Year: Justina Di Stasio
Senior Male Athlete of the Year: Amar Dhesi
Congratulations! Winners, if you have not yet, please contact Non Ha at firstname.lastname@example.org to receive your award and BCWA Exclusive Sweater.
Well done everyone!
Please review the following announcement from BC Secondary School Wrestling Association and mark your calendars. The BCSSWA will be holding their Annual General Meeting on Thursday March 4, 2021 at 4:00 pm. The meeting will be held virtually via Zoom. Resolutions should be put forward to zone representatives and submitted in writing by 4pm February 19, 2021. Email email@example.com to register for the AGM.
BCWA Coach Development Workshop: Enhancing the Learning Environment for Wrestlers
Session schedule: February 17, 2021 @ 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm (3 hours)
REGISTER: click on the link below to access your Locker account and register for the event.
This event is FREE for all BCWA members.
Delivered online via Zoom. Zoom link will be provided to registered participants the day before the event. Only registered participants may join the session.
Maximum participants: 20 people
Facilitator: Gord Sturrock
NCCP Master Coach Developer, Douglas College Instructor
Depending on registration, an additional session may be scheduled for March 11, 2021.
For those without a Locker account, please setup a Locker account to register or email firstname.lastname@example.org.