Special Olympics Snowshoe Coach is Recognized by Coaches Association of B.C.

Snowshoe Magazine would like to congratulate Special Olympics Snowshoe Coach Maureen Brinson, who has been selected as the Coaches Association of British Columbia’s 2009 Recreational/Grassroots Female Coach of the Year.

Maureen, who is based in Campbell River, British Columbia, has devoted more than 25 years to coaching Special Olympics snowshoe athletes. She will receive a commemorative plaque, a bursary of $250 to be used for coach education, and a complimentary five-year CABC membership.

Snowshoe Magazine is proud to regularly feature articles about Special Olympics snowshoeing and is no stranger to Maureen and her team of snowshoers. The following articles from 2008 and 2010 both feature athletes whose success was made possible by the hard work and dedication of Maureen Brinson:


Special Olympics is for athletes of all ages with intellectual disabilities. To learn more about Special Olympics, please visit the following websites:

Special Olympics Canada: www.specialolympics.ca
Special Olympics U.S.: www.specialolympics.org