Meet the Tri Terminator Coaches
Vanisha Breault is the Founder of Tri Terminator. She is a true inspiration, motivating people to live courageously by sharing her inherent gift of compassion and support providing essential tools for resilient living. Vanisha has overcome her own personal challenges and uses her past along with her skills and education to help others thrive after facing their own adversities.
She is gifted in helping others transform their lives by providing encouragement and hope. Vanisha is an exceptional communicator who speaks with clarity, passion, and effectiveness. As a social advocate, speaker and coach, she is working to change laws surrounding parental rights with kids abusing drugs. Her voice can be heard across the country as she speaks openly and courageously about her own recovery and that of her daughter Eden. She utilizes her own strength, resilience and empathy from her own life’s journey to help others do the same. Vanisha exemplifies that regardless of the obstacles one may face, everyone can conquer them and build a life of resiliency and hope.
With almost three decades of experience as a healthcare professional, this mother of three has developed an energy around caring for our youth with a passion for optimal mental health. Sheryl’s educational background includes a Baccalaureate Degree in Nursing, certifications in critical care, integrative health and triathlon coaching. Sheryl is currently working towards her Master of Arts in Counselling Psychology.
Sheryl’s own completion of marathons, ultra-marathons, and triathlons gives her the insight into the training and commitment needed for a successful Triathlon experience. She has mentored all ages in the pursuit of three sport training. Sheryl is welcomed as The Tri Terminator Foundation’s lead coach, with her primary focus being unconditional support, coaching and educating, while fostering lasting relationships for our amazing Tri Terminator athletes.
Steve is an accomplished marathon and ultra-marathon runner, having enjoyed over 30 full marathons and ultras across Canada and the United States. Enjoying races from 5Km to 100 miles, Steve is a running lunatic who loves to share his joy for running with runners of all levels, simply pursuing the passion for relentless forward motion.
Steve also advocates the benefit of sport and training as a method of recovery from addiction and mental health disease, having experienced these challenges personally, and as a father of people in recovery.
Regardless of experience, speed, fitness level, Steve is eager to help you accomplish your training goals.
Not only is Kathy the proud wife and mom of two adult men, she holds a Bachelor of Physical Education Degree from the University of Alberta and a Level 1 Coaching Certificate. From a young age, Kathy found passion in athletics where she naturally transitioned into a competitive swimmer and coach.
In 2000, Kathy took up running in a healthy attempt to combat stress and lose weight. She participated in sprint triathlons as well as numerous 5km, 10km and half-marathons. Unfortunately, issues with her foot became problematic and Kathy redirected her passion back to swimming where Kathy has been teaching and coaching swimming at the Shawnessy YMCA since 2004.
In the early part 2017 Kathy became an integral part of the Tri Terminator Coaching Team. Her expertise in teaching stroke improvement and efficiency has been instrumental in increasing the athlete’s endurance & speed. She is excited to be coaching the “Fierce Warriors” again in 2018.