Speed Skating Canada is committed to increasing its knowledge regarding speed skating and the effectiveness of coaches. In 2011 SSC commissioned a status of the Coach Research Study in collaboration with the University of Alberta to better understand the environment in which coaches were working and their needs in terms of training and support.

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It is SSC’s intent to follow-up this study with other studies into specific issues identified. If you are interested in further information regarding this study or would like to engage with Speed Skating Canada to conduct research into coaching or coach education please write to