Daniel Alacoque (he/him) is the director of the Youth Program and head coach of both the Performance Team and Development Team. He has been climbing for over a decade and has been coaching climbing, swimming, and other sports for over 14 years. Daniel is also at the forefront of Newfoundland rock climbing. In 2016, he was a member of the first Newfoundland team to climb El Capitan in Yosemite. He spends his free time playing piano, climbing outdoors, and volunteering to develop local outdoor climbing areas. His passion for climbing comes from embracing the mental, technical, and physical challenges of the sport. Daniel is committed to coaching the athletes to progress their climbing in a fun and healthy way.