From the classroom to the frontline: How one Douglas grad combined his education with a career in firefighting

Nick Cirillo’s Bachelor of Physical Education and Coaching degree gave him the tools he needed to become a firefighter.

Setting up a career: How one former Douglas College Royals found success as a coach

Physical Education alum Paul Funk uses his education and experience on the court to coach varsity athletes.

High impact: How this alum found his calling in coaching and personal training

Aaron Chew is a strength coach, educator and clinician who has worked with athletic powerhouses like the BC Lions, Hamilton Tiger-Cats and the Team Canada Bobsleigh team.

Beyond the face: Meet Kyanith

Sport Science student Kyanith Thapa is shooting for big time success with his clothing line and NBA dreams.

Humans of DC: Coaching for change

Humans of DC, Humans of Douglas College, portrait of student on bench

“With my love of soccer, I’ve had many coaches who gave me that mentorship and support, so that made me want to pass that on to others, and give back.”