GPRC Wolves and GPRC Sport, Fitness and Wellness is proud to congratulate Ron Thomson on being selected as the 2018 Coach of the Year for Volleyball Alberta in the performance category; female division.
With thirty years of elite coaching experience between the University, Collegiate, National Team, Club and Provincial Team levels, Ron has been coaching and working with athletes of all ages in the sport of volleyball. Ron’s passion and dedication to the game of volleyball combined with his intensity and competitive spirit have produced many amazing teams and athletes over the years.
The 2018 club season results are testament to this passion and dedication as Ron coached the GPRC Wolves U16 Girls who brought home provincial gold in Division 1, rounding up the season with a 5th place finish at Volleyball Canada Nationals in Division 1, Tier 1.
In addition, Ron coached both the GPRC Men’s and Women’s varsity programs for 17 years and over his tenure he was honored with the ACAC Coach of the Year 5 times and the CCAA Coach of the Year twice. In his current role as the Director of Sport, Fitness and Wellness at GPRC, Ron continues to influence and mentor other coaches with his refined leadership skills, promoting excellence in coach and athlete development.
Congratulations Ron on another outstanding achievement.