The National Next Generation Development Coach supports the development, performance, progression and planning process of athletes currently within, or entering, the high-performance level classification. The coach guides current and future elite athletes toward world-class performances.
The National Next Generation Development Coach reports to the Pentathlon Canada High Performance Director.
As a modern pentathlete, Joshua’s competition experience includes the 2008 Beijing Olympics, the 2015 Pan American Games and the UIPM’s annual World Cup Final, where he was a three-time finalist (including a medal). He started his modern pentathlon journey in the Canadian Pony Club, where he has been recognized for his achievement as an inductee into their Wall of Fame.
Joshua holds an MBA in Sport Management, an undergraduate degree in Business and Kinesiology and is a member of the UIPM’s Instructor Group.
He started coaching in 2015 and has to date led athletes at the NORCECA Youth Championships, the Youth Olympic Games Qualifier and the Youth World Championships Final.