Greg Massialas was named 2020 Olympic Coach of the Year. Photo Credit: Bizzi Team
(Colorado Springs, Colo.) – USA Fencing is now accepting nominations for the 2021 United States Olympic & Paralympic Coach of the Year Awards.
The USOPC Coach of the Year Program honors coaches and service providers who are making a significant impact in their sport and National Governing Body.
There are eight categories as part of the USOPC Coach of the Year Program:
All accomplishments must have taken place from October 2020 through October 2021 and nominees must be currently employed or in their first year of retirement.
Click here to nominate a coach.
Nominations will be accepted through November 12. Nominations should be as detailed as possible and include examples. Individuals may nominate multiple coaches for the various categories.
Each National Governing Body may submit one coach in each category. After all nominations are submitted, USA Fencing will partner with the United States Fencing Coaches Association to create a selection committee composed of coaches at various levels.
Final nominations will be submitted to the USOPC by November 30 with the USOPC scheduled to announce its winners by the end of January of 2022.
For more information, please contact USA Fencing Senior Director of Sport Operations Christine Simmons Strong at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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