IPC Alpine Skiing and Snowboard has named seven members to a new Coaches Advisory Group for alpine skiing.
The group are all experienced coaches from around the world and were confirmed by the Sport Technical Committee (STC). They will be available throughout the year to answer questions on topics such as equipment, sport rules and the field of play.
Their aim is to gather all questions and queries from the wider coaching community, to provide consistent answers and advice.
The members for the IPC Alpine Skiing Coaches Advisory Group for 2016-17 season are:
USA - Kevin Jardine
Canada - Jean-Sebastien Labrie
Russia - Alexander Nazarov
France - Christian Femy
Netherlands - Falco Teitsma
Asia and Oceania
South Korea - Kazuhiko Ban
New Zealand - Ben Adams
At a meeting led by STC member Ozzie Sawicki, the Coaches Advisory Group agreed that Kevin Jardine will be their Chairperson.
Alpine skiing coaches can contact the Coaches Advisory Group on email at email@example.com