Sprummer 2020 Coaches

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

Beach Volleyball

Dave Nordsveen


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


Certified Volleyball Referee

Experience playing high school and club competing across southern Ontario

Coached her previous elementary school teams


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




Jessica Kamphuis


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



Jeremy Hill


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


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


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



Hannah Brown


Former member of Carleton Ravens Women's Soccer team

10+ years of playing competitive Soccer

2nd season as an OSSC Soccer Instructor


Amir Kalani


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


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.