Coach Resources


Locker logo     Check your Coach Certification

The Locker – How to Guide

Gym Canada Corporate Logo    View more Coach Resources


Coaches Association of Saskatchewan – NCCP Courses

Coaches Association of Canada – Coaches Code of Ethics

Canadian Sport for Life

Active For Life

Lesson Planning Tools

GF Lesson Plan & Session Plan Templates

Coaching Ideas from CDO Grant Recipients 2015-2016

Games/Activities – 150 Coaching Collection from CAC

Personal Development Points (for Certified Coaches)

Maintenance of Certification July 2017

Coaches Association of Canada – Maintenance of Certification

Special Needs

Coaches Association of Canada – Coaching Athletes with a Disability

Special Olympics Rhythmic Gymnastics Coaching Resources

Special Olympics Canada Rhythmic Gymnastics Rules

Special Olympics Artistic Gymnastics Coaching Resources

Special Olympics Canada Artistic Gymnastics Rules


The following forms can be used in your Club to help your coaches better understand the specific conditions, abilities and limitations of

Special Needs participants taking part in gymnastics classes:

Special Conditions Info Form A

Alanto-Axial Form B

Ability and Limitations Form C


Active Start Gymnastics (under 6 years old)

Active Start Brochure

Active Start Newsletter Nov 2015

Active Start Newsletter Feb 2016

Active Start Newsletter July 2016

Active Start Newsletter Jan 2017

Let’s Play Music

Storytime Standouts

Happy Gymnastics (also for 6 yrs +)

3 Grip Strength Ideas for Preschoolers – Happy Gymnastics

Gymnastics Gymtools (also for 6 yrs+)


Artistic Recreational Gymnastics (6 years old & older)

CANGYM Descriptions & Recommendations

Gymnastics Gymtools

Fitness Games & Activities videos by Rick McCharles

Activity Ideas from FlagHouse


Recreational Trampoline (6 years old & older)

Contact Gym Sask to find out more about the CANJUMP Program


Recreational Rhythmic (6 years old & older)

2016-2017 will be the pilot year for the SASK Rhythm Levels Program.  Contact Gym Sask for more information.


More Websites & Blogs

Rick McCharles – Rec Gymnastics ; Gymnastics Coaching

John Geddart – The Gymnastics Coach

Tony Retrosi – Gym Momentum

True Sport Sask Lotteries Respect in Sport Club Excellence Sask Sport American Athletic