Coaches

Sprummer 2020 Coaches

Meet some of the experienced, knowledgeable and friendly coaches who lead OSSC classes!

Beach Volleyball



Dave Nordsveen

Highlights:

Member of the Canadian Armed Forces Volleyball Team for 10+ years

Instructed for the Halifax Sport & Social Club (HSSC)

Level 1 Volleyball Referee Certification

 

Lindsay Hinchcliffe

Highlights:

Certified Volleyball Referee

Experience playing high school and club competing across southern Ontario

Coached her previous elementary school teams



 

Billy Nguyen

Highlights:

14+ years of volleyball playing experience Volleyball

Certified Volleyball Canada Referee

Yaser Eftekhari

Highlights:

4+ years as an OSSC Volleyball Instructor

Competitive Court & Beach (2's) player

 

Elodie Howard-Maurice

Highlights:

4 years playing competitive Volleyball

2nd season as an OSSC Volleyball Instructor

 

 

 

Jessica Kamphuis

Highlights:

Played competitive volleyball for 15 years in Canada

Varsity and club experience in Malta and the UK

5 + years coaching ranging from Youth OVA teams to Junior Varsity teams

Ultimate

Fitness




Jeremy Hill


Highlights:

3 Time Canadian National Team Member

5 Years of Professional Ultimate (Ottawa Outlaws, AUDL)

1 Time Canadian National Champion

1 Time Canadian University Division 2 National Champion 

 




Lindsay Walsh

Highlights:

Sports Performance Institute Personal Trainer

Functional Range Conditioning Specialist

Insanity Live Group Fitness Instructor

1st season as an OSSC Warrior Workout Instructor

Outdoor Ball Hockey 





Isabel Menard

Highlights:

Member of the National Women’s Ball Hockey Team

Assistant Coach with the National Junior Girl’s Ball Hockey Team

Member of the Ottawa Rebels, of the Ottawa Women’s Ball Hockey League

Soccer

 



Hannah Brown

Highlights:

Former member of Carleton Ravens Women's Soccer team

10+ years of playing competitive Soccer

2nd season as an OSSC Soccer Instructor

 



Amir Kalani

Highlights:

Former player of the Nassaji Football Club (Youth Academy)

Coaches competitive youth soccer in Ottawa

1st season as an OSSC Soccer Instructor

Stand Up Paddleboard (SUP)


Jodi Bigelow + team of specialized instructors

Highlights:

Lifestyle and Outdoor Sport Performance Coach

During the Winter leads OSSC Snowshoeing and Cross Country Skate Ski

Karine Halle

Highlights:

Karine will be our Stand Up Paddle - Sun + Yoga Instructor!

She is a yoga and SUP yoga instructor from Ottawa

Squash "How To" Skills, Drills & Play

Stephen Neal

Highlights:

Quebec Junior and Senior Champion

Team Quebec member from 1991-1997

Trained with Jon Power (Former #1 World Ranked Player)

Dominic Wren

Highlights:

2 x Quebec Junior Champion

Currently ranked 1st in Quebec and 12th in Canada

15+ years of experience playing squash

Tennis - Rideau Sports Centre (RSC)

Jeremy Gibbens-Schneider & Sacha Krishna

Highlights:

Sacha: Club Pro 2 Certified Coach

Sacha: 2015 Elmdale Doubles Champion

Jeremy: Multi-time Rogers Junior National Competitor

Jeremy: ITF Gatineau Futures participant

Tennis - The Ottawa Tennis and Lawn Bowling Club (OTLBC)

Colin McAlpin

Highlights:

Head Pro at OTLBC

10-time Canadian Champion in singles and doubles

ITF senior tournament title winner over 55, highest ITF world senior ranking (#66)

Certified Tennis Canada instructor and now a full-time tennis professional

Mykell Leslie Reifer

Highlights:

Tennis Pro at OTLBC

10+ years of coaching experience at both the international and provincial level

Certified Tennis Canada Club Pro 1

Former Head Tennis Coach, Carleton University

Salsa Dance

Maria and Stephane

Highlights:

Have been teaching dance for over 10 years.

National Award winning experience who have performed for and with some globally recognized talent within dance.