CoachingStaff________________________________________________________________________ 

Julie Cushman
Club Director/Coach - Competitive and Recreational groups        

  • Started twirling in 1991 with the Hull Diplomates, at 9 years old
  • Competitive twirler for 7 years
  • Started coaching with Club Bâton Sportif in 2008 
  • Became Club Baton Sportif Outaouais’s Deputy Director in 2011
  • Became Club Baton Sportif Outaouais’s Director in 2013
  • Certified CBTF Level 2 Coach 
  • Certified by the National Coaching Certification Program (NCCP) by The Coaching Association of Canada
  • President of the Quebec Baton twirling Federation
  • Coaching in Gatineau for the upcoming 2016-2017 season



Lisa Pitre
 Assistant Director/Coach - Competitive and Recreational groups

  • Started twirling with Club Baton Atlantik in NB in 2000 at 9 years old.
  • Competitive twirler for 13 years
  • Participated in the International Cup in Sydney, Australia in 2009.
  • Started Coaching with Club Baton Atlantik in 2006
  • Started Coaching with Club Bâton Sportif Outaouais in 2010
  • Became Club Baton Sportif Outaouais’s Deputy Director in 2013
  • Certified CBTF Level 2 Coach
  • Certified by the National Coaching Certification Program (NCCP) by The Coaching Association of Canada
  • Vice president of the Quebec Baton twirling Federation
  • Coaching in Gatineau for the upcoming 2016-2017 season.



Katrina Hupé
Part-Time Coach - Recreational groups

  • Certified CBTF Level 1 Coach
  • Starting Twirling with Club Bâton Sportif Outaouais in 2007 at 9 years old
  • Competitive Twirler for 8 years
  • Coaching in Gatineau for the upcoming 2016-2017 season