Windells Academy Accepting Applications

Posted on: July 26, 2016 By: bud In: Uncategorized

Windells Academy is currently accepting applications for the 2016/2017 athletic season! Athletes accepted to the program will work with Head Snowboard Coach Tommie Bennett, Head Freeski Coach Wynn Berns, and Olympic Gold Medal winning coach and Director of Performance Bud Keene. Please go to www.windellsacademy.com for more information and to apply.

Windells Academy Seeking Head Freeski Coach and Head Snowboard Coach

Posted on: May 28, 2016 By: bud In: Uncategorized

-Head Freeski Coach – Windells Academy
-Head Snowboard Coach- Windells Academy

Windells Academy is committed to changing the lives of amazing young people through academics, skiing, snowboarding, skateboarding, and unique life experiences. The Head Snowboard Coach and the Head Freeski Coach will be responsible for running exceptional training programs that provide opportunities for athletes of all levels to exceed their goals and expectations. The successful candidates will work alongside Academy President Chris Hargrave and newly appointed Director of Performance Bud Keene to develop and implement training and competition focuses and schedules for their respective Academy programs. They will work with student/athletes as a coach and mentor. They are responsible for the development of our student’s character, setting and measuring student goals, supporting students academically when needed, traveling the world while caring for our athletes, and collaborating with our team to build something special through this program. We are looking for coaches with at least 2 years of leadership/coaching experience in a similar program, proven results with athletes, appropriate certifications from such organizations as AASI / PSIA / USASA/ USSA, the ability to recruit new athletes, and the organizational skills needed to manage a travel budget. They will need to have at least a high school diploma while college experience is a plus.

For more information on the positions, contact Chris Hargrave and Bud Keene: chris@windellsacademy.com and bud@budkeene.com

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