Coach of the Year


To recognize one MCRRC club member for outstanding coaching performance.


A member of MCRRC and has not previously won this award.

Nomination Process: 
  • Any club member can nominate another club member for this award. Coaching participants and self-nominations are welcome.
  • Nomination form / award criteria will include:
    •  Type of coaching (club, school, other)
    • Number of years coaching (club, school, other)
    • Approximate number of runners coached (past year, lifetime)
    • Coaching accomplishments
    • Summary of benefits gained by runners coached
  • MCRRC Awards Committee members may not vote for applicants who are related through family, coaching, or teaching relationships. Please use the on-line form to Nominate a Coach of the Year candidate.

To Submit a Nomination:
You may nominate a coach in one of two ways. First, you can use the online nomination form to nominate candidates. Or second, you can send an email to to nominate a candidate. Please include in the email very specific information that supports your nomination. 

Any questions about the nomination process may be sent to

Additional Considerations: 
  • Nominations will be based on information submitted.
  • MCRRC volunteer contributions.

Nominations will be submitted online and due by December 10th each year. The MCRRC Awards Committee will vote at a meeting in January. In the event of a tie vote, the Awards Committee Chairman will determine the winner. One MCRRC Coach of the Year (male or female) will be annually awarded a plaque or trophy at an MCRRC Awards Ceremony.