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Frederic Loyer named national women kayak team’s head coach - February 10th, 2011
OTTAWA - CanoeKayak Canada today announced the hiring of Mr. Frederic Loyer as the
head coach of the women's national kayak team.
A native of France, Frederic has developed his coaching expertise over more than 30 years, including 10 years as a member of France's national and international teams (canoe).
His coaching career began in the early 90's with postings at French national training Centres and the National institute of Sport (INSEP). Frederic holds a degree from University of Lille in the Science of Sport and Recreation, and further studies in Osteopathy in order to build his expertise in the science of the human body.
Frederic moved to Canada in February of 2010 to take on the role of Head Coach at the Club Lac Beauport.
As part of Canada's national team, Frederic will lead the women's Kayak program through to London and 2013.
CanoeKayak Canada wishes to thank the Lac Beauport Club and is working with the club to ensure a smooth transition to assist club athlete's as they bring on a new coach.