Head to Head: Introduction to Coaching with Barbara Daniel
Coaches and Fencers - your coaching pathway awaits!
Get started as a fencing coach and continue on a challenging but rewarding pathway to support fencer development in Canada. This webinar will provide an overview of four current coaching pathways in fencing and help participants gain access to a myriad of coach training opportunities to become passionate, confident coaches.
July 24, 2022 - 6pm (Winnipeg Time)
Barbara Daniel began coaching in Halifax in 1975 while continuing to train as a competitive foil fencer. She competed for NS at the Canada Games in Brandon (1975) and Lethbridge (1979). Over the years, she has founded six fencing clubs; most recently the Damocles Club of Fredericton from which she just retired. She has coached at Canada Games in 1991 & 1995 for Nova Scotia, and in 1999, 2003, 2007 and 2013 for New Brunswick. She served as National Women's Epee coach at the 1993 FISU Games in Buffalo,1995 World Championships in the Netherlands and 1997 FISU Games in Sicily. She was the weapon leader for the National Women's Epee program from 1997 to 2000 and was Team Manager at the 1994 Junior World Championships in Mexico, the 1999 World Championships in Seoul and the 2001 Junior World Championships in Poland. She is currently chair of the CFF Coaching Development Committee.