“Connect with CKC” – Week Four

Posted By: Canoe Kayak Canada

Canoe Kayak Canada (CKC)’s virtual series, “Connect with CKC,” continues this Wednesday May 27, with a session designed for members of the paddling community. Experts will present on a variety of topics including health, fitness and mental well-being.

All coaches who register will receive 1 Professional Development Point for each webinar they attend. Professional development points will be tracked in the Locker and will be counted towards NCCP Maintenance of Certification criteria.


This week’s session will be “Making the Transition from Development Athlete to the National Team,” presented by CKC National Team Assistant Coach, Mathieu Pelletier. Mathieu is a certified competition development coach and is registered in the advanced coaching diploma program at the INS Quebec. Mathieu has previously been Head Coach of the Trois-Rivieres Canoe and Kayak Club for almost twenty years, coaching multiple athletes to podium success. Mathieu also has a degree in physical education from the University of Quebec – Trois Rivieres.

In this webinar, Mathieu will be presenting on his experience as Head Coach at Trois Rivieres and developing a holistic approach to support athletes develop from the club level to the National Team. Please note that there is a limited capacity for this virtual session. Registration will close once maximum capacity is reached. Please register early to guarantee your spot!



Date: Wednesday, May 27, 2020

Time: 2:00pm EST (1 hour)

Register in advance


Recordings of the virtual series sessions will be available on our website.