Gatineau is proud to announce that Coach Craig McCord and Coach Steven Marchand,
will be joining the NG staff for the 2017-2018 competitive swim season.
long term goal is to be among the best athlete development programs in the
Country. In order to achieve that end it is of critical importance that we
build a first class staff and integrated support team. Craig and Steven bring
the experience and enthusiasm needed to make another step in that direction,”
says Head Coach Brian Kelly.
McCord, a 35 year coaching veteran, is no stranger to Canadian swimming having
Head Coached Canadian Para-Swimming for the past 12 years.
brings with him 12 years of immediate experience working within the Canadian
and International High performance systems. His background of developing and
leading both able bodied and para-swimmers to the world level will be of
critical importance as we seek to take the next step with Natation Gatineau.”
Marchand, a former CAMO national level backstroker, joins the Natation Gatineau
staff after serving both as assistant coach and Interim Head Coach with the
Club de Natation St. Laurent.
has an extensive background in swimming as an athlete, and more recently as a
coach. His enthusiasm and desire to grow within the Natation Gatineau framework
makes him an ideal addition to next season’s staff.”
hires ensure we have both those that can help shape the image of what we wish
to become, as well as those who can grow in to that image.”
Craig and Steven, to the Natation Gatineau family.