Class Instructors

Winter 2020 Class Instructors

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

Court Volleyball "How To" Skills, Drills & Play

Dave Nordsveen


Instructed for OSSC's sister club - the Halifax Sport & Social Club (HSSC)

Level 1 Volleyball Referee Certification

Lindsay Hinchcliffe


4th season as OSSC Instructor

10+ years of Volleyball experience


Billy Nguyen


14+ years of volleyball playing experience Volleyball

Certified Volleyball Canada Referee

Yaser Eftekhari


4+ years as an OSSC Volleyball Instructor

Competitive Court & Beach (2's) player


Elodie Howard-Maurice


4 years playing competitive Volleyball

2nd season as an OSSC Volleyball Instructor


Photo Coming Soon!

Jessica Kamphuis


5+ years of competitive Volleyball playing experience

1st season as an OSSC Volleyball Instructor

Stand Up Paddleboard (SUP)

Jodi Bigelow + team of specialized instructors


Lifestyle and Outdoor Sport Performance Coach

During the Winter leads OSSC Snowshoeing and Cross Country Skate Ski

Karine Halle


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


Quebec Junior and Senior Champion

Team Quebec member from 1991-1997

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

Dominic Wren


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


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


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


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


Have been teaching dance for over 10 years.

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