Cross Country Coaching Staff
Alicia Bell became the head coach of the Rams track & field program for the 2016-17 season after serving as the sprint coach for the inaugural season in 2015-16.
Bell is a Kinesiologist, Strength Coach and Track & Field Coach based in Toronto. She has devoted her life to helping people reach achieve and exceed their fitness goals. Nationally, she is a recognized track and field coach, having coached Team Canada to 13 medals at the 2013 Maccabi games in Israel.
Alicia is a former national level sprinter having competed at many national competitions including the 2005 Canada Summer Games. She ran for Dalhousie University where she completed her 4-year undergraduate degree and trained under coaches Peter Lord and Jason Hiltchie.
Upon graduation Alicia moved to Ottawa where Hugh Colin and Craig Taylor coached her at the Ottawa Lions Track and Field Club. During her undergrad at Dalhousie University, Alicia began coaching track and field beginning with Queen Elizabeth High School, Dalhousie Track and Field Club, and she coached Team Nova Scotia twice at Legion Nationals during her time in Halifax. She then coached the Youth Programs with the Ottawa Lions and when she moved to Toronto began coaching with the York University Track Club.