It is with great pleasure to announce our newest Assistant Technical Director Team Member, Peter Mapendere.
Peter comes with over 15 years of local and international coaching experience. Most recently, Peter was the Head Coach for Ottawa's only League 1 Ontario team since 2017. He has the highest coaching certifications that include UEFA A license, FA International Coaching License and Canadian National B License. He has experience coaching a variety of age groups and significant experience in aiding players to acquire Canadian & US University Scholarships (18 players in 2018). "I'm thrilled to announce Peter joining the Technical Director Staff at Gloucester Hornets. He is someone who I sought out for some time, and his credentials/experience will be a big benefit to our members. He will be heavily involved in the boy's categories, Academy/Showcase Programs and other activities. Peter lives in our community and shares in the similar vision of growing our membership, providing positive development environments, LTPD, providing pathways to University/College and overall inspiring youth in our area through soccer. Peter is another piece to our transition as we continue to ensure optimal Technical development and growth to our players, coaches, members and community. Welcome to the Hornet's Family, Peter!" - Jay Da Costa (Lead Technical Director)
*Peter joins Ottawa Gloucester Hornets Technical Team Jay Da Costa (Lead), Car Haworth, Gina Pacheco & Karl Wasslen.