T.E.S. Hynes – SOD Program Director
T.E.S. joined the Alpine Ontario staff in 2016 as the SOD Women’s Head Coach. TES has managed athletes onto the podium at the National and International level and has worked with multiple top 3 ranked FIS athletes who then moved on to Provincial and ultimately National Team placements.
TES’ coaching style or philosophy is rooted in “Decision Training”. Cultivating intrinsic ski racers who are motivated, independent and as part of the process, ultimately, they develop transferable life skills that create better ski racers and people. TES lives in the Beaver Valley with his wife and two children. He is a Level 3 CSCF, Level 2 CSIA.
AOA Duties: TES reports to both the AOA Executive Director and the SOD Committee. He is charged with servicing the SOD membership at large from the grassroots level to the SOD Ski Team. TES will assume a presence on the hill attending events and races across SOD and provide leadership to athletes and families as required.
Phone: (705) 444-5111 x 133 email@example.com
Jacques Reid – Head Coach
Jacques has been coaching for over 20 years at all levels including at the FIS level with the NCO FIS Program in Ottawa and with the Ontario Ski Team from 2003 to 2006. Jacques joins the SODST after working at Craigleith for the past six years, most recently as the U14-16 Extended Program Head Coach. Jacques is also one of only four coaches in Ontario with his Performance Level Facilitator credentials.
Phone: (705) 888-5544
Jenn Warren – Women’s Head Coach
Jenn is originally from Montreal and is a member of the Craigleith Ski Club where she has been coaching with the OCUP/Extended program athletes for 12 years. For the past two years, Jenn has worked on special projects with the SODST. Jenn was awarded the Alpine Canada Alpin coach of the year in 2018 and is well regarded by athletes throughout the Escarpment as their most loved coach. Jenn has two kids who have moved through the alpine ski racing system and are now at Queen’s University.
Bebe Zoricic – Men’s Head Coach
Bebe is originally from Sarajevo and has been coaching since 1988 at the U14, U16 and FIS level. He has dedicated much of hi his life to supporting skiers in a variety of ways including mentoring and fundraising with the NZ Foundation. Bebe is a huge supporter of grassroots skiing, having started the Thursday night NZ Training nights at the Craigleith Ski Club. He also financially supports the following projects: NZ Events, ACA U16 Rising Stars Camp, ACA U16 Barcelonnette, France project and the Whistler Cup.
- NCI graduate – 2013 National Coaching Institute Level 4 Coach
- Level 3 CSCF & ChPc – Chartered Professional Coach
- Winner multiple times of the AOA ‘Coach of the Year’ Award
- Recipient of Queen Elizabeth Diamond Jubilee for Community work with young people
- Telecom Engineer with Bell Mobility for 27 years.
Suki Chapman – SOD Program Manager
Suki has been in the ski industry since 1989 when she joined SOD/Alpine Ontario South (AOS)/AOA until 2003. She then joined the team at Devil’s Glen Country Club as the Program Coordinator for 11 years before joining the team at Osler Bluff Ski Club as the Race Events Coordinator. Prior to her ‘ski’ career Suki was with the Ontario Cycling Association and on a part-time basis worked as the head coach at Mont St. Louis Moonstone and Horseshoe Valley working with the Nancy Greene team. Suki is a Level 3 CSIA, Level 1 CSCF & Level 3 Official. Suki is from Stouffville and now lives in Collingwood.
Duties: Suki reports to the SOD Program Director and is responsible for all administrative support to the SOD program including the SOD race calendar, SOD program guidelines and SOD Ski Team Administration.