Howard Watts – National Coaches Week

NCW Howard Watts boxing

We are so excited to celebrate National Coaches Week! We have received so many coaching nominations and can’t wait to share them with you. Follow along to see why these coaches are so great!


Howard Watts – Team PEI Boxing, Koed boxing Academy


What is an important skill that this coach has that makes them a great coach?

Passion for the sport, 40+ years experience


What lesson(s) has this coach instilled in you/athletes/or others?

Do your best today, tomorrow is an excuse.


Pick 3 words that describes this coach. Explain why you chose each word.

Community builder – for 40+ years has run a club welcome to all ages and abilities and socioeconomic background.

Generous – pays out of pocket to keep cost for kids low.

Loyal – always present, both to teach and to listen.


Write a memory or story about this coach, that impressed you.

Every year Howard travels around Eastern Canada with PEI Boxers to National events, so they can compete and build experience to go to the next level.


Thank you for all that you do! Make sure to say ‘Thanks Coach’ to a special coach in your life!