Triathlon Canada is seeking a coach to lead the junior program to Salinas Ecuador for the 2018 CAMTRI Youth Olympic Games Qualifier on July 1, 2018. This is an ITU sanctioned event for 16-17 year-old athletes governed by ITU rules.

  • Overview: The coach will lead the junior program to the Youth Olympic Games Qualifier with logistical support from Triathlon Canada.
  • Duties: The coach’s duties include, but are not limited to, communication with team members, overseeing athlete safety, travelling with the team to/from Canada, and supporting the athletes in pre-competition preparation and competition.
  • Duration: The entire program duration, including travel, is June 23-July 2, 2018.
  • Remuneration: This is a volunteer position. Triathlon Canada will cover airfare, accommodation and an honorarium.

The ideal candidate should have NCCP coaching certification, familiarity coaching junior athletes, risk management, international travel, ITU rules, and coaching at ITU events. Please submit a cover letter to introduce yourself along with a resume to the Triathlon Canada High Performance Director, Eugene Liang. Please include your Coaching Association of Canada NCCP number.

NOTE: The deadline for applications is April 30, 2018.

The successful candidate will require a criminal record check before confirmation in the role.