2022 WSWC COACH OF THE YEAR – DAVID WASSILL

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Congratulations to David Wassill on being named the 2022 WSWC Coach of the Year!

David Wassill is a dedicated and passionate adaptive water ski coach in Canada. He selflessly supports new and accomplished skiers from across the country and caters to each of their needs. From beginner to high performance athletes, Dave takes the time to coach everyone. If there is a question that is asked, he is there to answer or to find the answer. If there is an issue with equipment he finds what is necessary to help the athlete reach their goals.

In recognition of all the great work Dave has done within Canadian adaptive water skiing, Dave was inducted into the Saskatoon Sports Hall of Fame in 2022.

Dave has put an incredible amount of time into growing the adaptive water ski program in Canada and has had amazing success in developing competitive athletes. He is second to none in moving an athlete through the Long Term Athlete Development Model and producing world class competitive athletes. The Adaptive Program in Saskatchewan and other programs across the country have reaped the rewards of this ability. He seeks out potential athletes, plants the seed and helps each athlete grow to their full potential. With his passion, energy and unending commitment to adaptive water skiing, Dave is a great ambassador and builder of the sport.