Brandon resident Patrick Leask was recently announced as a winner of the 2021 National Indigenous Coaching Award. This summer Patrick started Oji-Cree Softball – a Softball Development Program for Aboriginal/Metis Youth. He offered free softball clinics and coached numerous teams with a goal of promoting healthy, active lifestyles in the community.
From today’s release “I’d like to thank my wife and kids for supporting me and my program it would not be possible without them, as they have been by my side every step of the way supporting me and all my new adventures. I have the best support system in place to push me to not only be a better man but a better coach. Anything is possible with the right people in your corner and a great mindset.”