Elite Performance Academy Coaches believe very strongly in being active in our Community, helping others to live stronger, healthier, and happier lives, and making the Community we live in better. We encourage our athletes to be Leaders among their peers in this regard, and they help us by participating in various events throughout the year.
In 2004, Coach Pat Woodcock was the recipient of the prestigious United Way Community Builder Award, and in 2005 he was the Ottawa Renegades Nominee for the CFL’s Tom Pate Award, for Outstanding Contribution to his Team and Community.
Among Coach Woodcock’s Community Initiatives:
- Established the Suite 16 Program, which provided tickets, refreshments, souvenirs and autographs to local charities and non-profit groups at all Ottawa Renegades home games.
- Candlelighters – Celebrity Judge for Miss Teen Ontario East Pageant
- Ottawa Regional Cancer Foundation – Member of the Celebrity VIP Team for Do It For Dad Walk/Run
- Christmas Exchange – Celebrity Chairman for Christmas Exchange Campaign and Gala, Appeared on Christmas Cheer Broadcast
- Cystic Fibrosis Ottawa Chapter – Celebrity Chairman for 65 Roses Sports Club, Celebrity Team Member for Breath of Life Ski Challenge
- Big Brothers Big Sisters Ottawa – Celebrity Chairman for Rock and Bowl For Kids Sake
- Kids Help Phone – Celebrity Chairman for Walk for Kids Help Phone
Please contact us if you have any programs or events that you would like Elite Performance Academy coaches and athletes to be a part of.
I am only one, but I am one. I cannot do everything, but I can do something. And I will not let what I cannot do interfere with what I can do. ~Edward Everett Hale