Train & Compete / Schedule

Please Note: Additional training will be available for athletes attending Provincial, National or World Games.

All programs are developed specifically for individuals with intellectual disabilities. If you have questions about any of the programs, please contact the Head Coach for that program.

Active Start supports children 2-6 years of age to develop basic motor skills through fun and positive movement experiences. FUNdamentals multi-sport program is for athletes 7-11 years. Athletes must be 12 years to participate in all other sport programs.

Fall/Winter Programs

Program Day Date Time Location Head Coach
Active Start
Ages 2-6
Tue 3:30-4:30pm UVic McKinnon Gym Vivienne Temple
vtemple@uvic.ca
FUNdamentals
Ages 7-11
Tue 3:30-4:30pm UVic McKinnon Gym Vivienne Temple
vtemple@uvic.ca
FUNdamentals
Ages 7-11
Tue Oct 3 to Feb 27 6:00pm-7:00pm Doncaster Elementary Ricky Long
250-385-1816
rickylong@shaw.ca
Athletic Club Wed Oct 4 to Feb 28 6:00pm-7:00pm Ecole Brodeur Vacant
**Basketball Mon Oct 16 to Feb 26 6:30pm-8:30pm Arbutus Middle School Niki Lukat
250-886-1878
nikilukat@gmail.com
5-Pin Bowling Tue Oct 10 to Feb 20 5:00pm-6:30pm Miracle Lanes (Sidney) Vacant
10-Pin Bowling Wed Oct 11 to Feb 21 3:30pm-5:00pm Langford Lanes Shannon Dempster
250-580-4916
sdemp@shaw.ca
Club Fit - Performance Wed Oct 4 to Feb 28 7:00pm-8:00pm Ecole Brodeur Anne-Marie Sutherland
778-679-0795
am.roy@live.com
Curling Thu Oct 12 to Mar 1 4:00pm-5:30pm Victoria Curling Club Dave Bodie
250-389-1332
caseybodie@gmail.com
**Floor Hockey◊ Mon Oct 16 to Feb 26 6:00pm-7:00pm
7:00-8:30pm
Ecole Brodeur Kyle Eriksen
250-508-3984
specialokyle@gmail.com
Rhythmic Gymnastics Mon Oct 16 to Apr 23 6:00pm-8pm Cedar Hill Middle School Michelle Cooper
250-665-7351
mlcoop@shaw.ca
Learn to Skate** Sat Oct - Feb 11:00am-12:30pm Oak Bay Arena Kailee Bowman
250-812-9714
kbowman@xplornet.ca
Figure Skating Sat Oct - Feb 11:00am-12:30pm Oak Bay Arena Kailee Bowman
250-812-9714
kbowman@xplornet.ca
•Speed Skating Tue & Thur Oct - Feb Tue 6:00pm-6:40pm
Thur 5:00pm-5:40pm
Archie Browning Arena Steve Nielson
250-704-0236
nielsensteve5@gmail.com
ΔDeep End Swimming Thu Oct - Feb 6:00pm-7pm Crystal Pool Susan Simmons
susan@msathlete.org
ΔShallow End Swimming Thu Oct - Feb 6:00pm-7pm Crystal Pool Susan Simmons
susan@msathlete.org

**For Floor Hockey Basketball and Golf, athletes will be assigned one of the listed practice times by the Head Coach.

◊Floor Hockey athletes need to have a CSA approved hockey helmet as well as gloves and shin pads. Elbow pads and athlete support are also strongly recommended.

•Speed Skating Athletes need to have skates or rent them from the Esquimalt Speed Skating Club, safetytype headgear with a complete hard shell and a fastening under the chin, cut and water-resistant gloves or mitts, shin guards, knee pads, elbow pads, safety glasses or goggles



Spring/Summer Programs

ProgramDayDateTime LocationHead Coach
Bocce Tues April - June 6:30-8pm Horner Park Chantal Brodeur
250-298-7536
sovictoriachantal@gmail.com
FUNdamentals
Ages 7-11
Tues April - June 6-7pm Doncaster Elementary Ricky Long
250-385-1816
rickylong@shaw.ca
Golf* Wed April - June 4-5pm &
5-6pm*
Cedar Hill Golf Club Lynn Harrisen
250-656-9992
lynnharrisen@gmail.com
Soccer*** Thur April - June 6:30-8pm St. Michaels School Sport Manager: Marc Sheard 250-885-4486 sheardmarc@gmail.com
Softball** Tues April - June 6-8pm Cedar Hill Rec Centre Nicole Bracewell &
Madsen Canitz
madsencanitz@gmail.com
T-Ball** Wed April - June 6-7:30pm Horner Park Joy Bissonnette
250-592-5375
joy.bissonnette@shaw.ca
Track & Field Mon April - June 6:30-8pm Oak Bay Track Polla Savage
250-419-3003
pollasavage@gmail.com

*For golf, athletes will be assigned one of the listed practice times by the Head Coach

**For softball and t-ball, athletes need to have a softball glove

***For soccer, athletes are required to have shin pads