Mark Steele – National Coaches Week

NCW Mark Steele cycling

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!


Mark Steele – Mountain Biking Rigid Riders


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

Fostering leadership – Mark has played a key role in growing Rigid Riders to 235 members this year by fostering leadership through a Rigid Riders organizing committee, and by recruiting a total of 55 Rigid Rider Leaders, including 24 Youth Leaders.


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

Passionate – Mark is genuinely passionate about mountain biking and creating opportunities to share that passion with others, whether through Rigid Riders or as a key organizer of the Cycling PEI Gravity Series; Organized – Mark appreciates the need to keep good records and to stay organized to ensure that a large club like Rigid Riders runs smoothly; Innovative: Mark is always looking for ways to innovate and improve on the activities he is involved in.


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