The rumours are true.
Carol-Angela Orchard and Brian McVey will retire from Toronto’s Sports Seneca following the end of the 2008 season â€” concluding a coaching career that spanned 11 World Championships and four Olympic Games.
Orchard will be moving to Great Britain in September to be with fiancÃ© Eddie Van Hoof, 1984 Olympian and men’s technical director at British Gymnastics, while McVey plans to move to Panama, Sport Seneca stated.
“For more than 31 years, Brian and Carol-Angela created a dynamic and incredibly successful coaching partnership that reflected the love and passion they both shared for the sport of gymnastics,” …
photo – Gymnastics Canada
I expect we’ll see CA back coaching somewhere. And commentating on Canadian TV.
All the best to both. And thanks for everything you’ve contributed to the sport.