The Community Coach is often a parent or volunteer who works with participants of all ages.
The Community Sport Initiation Context
Focuses on participants who are being introduced to a sport for the first time. Initiation can occur in both youth and adults. The role of the Coach is to ensure a fun, safe environment all while developing Physical Literacy.
The Community Sport Ongoing Participation Context
Focuses on participants who are in the Active for Life stage of Long-Term Athlete Development (LTAD). Ongoing Participation can occur in both youth and adults. The role of the Coach is to encourage participants to continue their involvement in the sport.