Role: Canoe Slalom International Coach
Hometown: Mansle, France
Residence: Ottawa, ON
First year coaching the Canadian National Team: 2019
Clubs: Ottawa River Runners
Anthony Colin was a member of France’s Junior/U23/Senior Slalom teams from 1995-2002. He started coaching following his own paddling career and brings a wealth of knowledge to CKC’s slalom team as the International Coach.
Anthony studied at the Institut supérieur de Paris where he received a Master of Sport Management and Business Administration. He also holds a Master in Physical Training and Athlete Development.
After spending over 10 years in France coaching beginner and national team athletes, Anthony moved to Ottawa in 2016. He took on the role of Head Coach of Whitewater Ontario’s slalom high performance program and helped many Ontario slalom athletes develop their skills for national and international competition success. CKC was pleased to welcome Anthony to the national coaching team in 2019.