Play Like a Champion Today
(in-person course but, is currently offered by webinar due to Covid restrictions)
This in-person program will be presented by CYC staff or district trainers and is a comprehensive look at Coaching with integrity, setting goals for teams and athletes, looking at the Coach as a ministry opportunity, and developing your athletes physically and spiritually. If you would like to read more about the program you can visit their website here.
Play Like a Champion Today is new to CYC starting in Fall 2019. All 5th-grade head and assistant coaches will have until soccer and volleyball season in 2021 to complete this requirement (August 2021). You will not be able to be listed on a roster as a coach until you have taken the program.
It is recommended that Parish Athletic Association Leadership (AA Board, Lay directors, etc.) take Play Like a Champion to understand what their Coaches are learning and find more ways to build upon the training and sportsmanship at their parish.