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Organisation

This CPD Event is run by Scottish Athletics

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CPD Event Details

Technical Coaching Clinic - High Jump

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When? 30th Mar 2019
Registration Closing
29th Mar 2019
Where?
Emirates Arena 1000 London Road Glasgow G40 3HY

Coach clinic information

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The coaching clinics are designed to help coaches develop a sound understanding of how to coach the event, building on the technical content presented on the Coaching Assistant and Athletics Coach Award.

These training and education opportunities are aimed to bring together coaches and their athletes to train and develop expertise in their respective fields of interest. The sessions will involve practical activities using athletes to demonstrate key coaching points with clear take home messages for both coach and athlete going forward.

Who will deliver: The session will be delivered by experienced, national-level coaches who will clearly and simply demonstrate how to develop efficient and effective techniques for Jumps and Pole Vault within a club environment.

Who can attend

Coaches with a Coaching Assistant and Athletics Coach qualification (or equivalent).

Coaches can bring an athlete (boys >1.65m, girls >1.40m) as a demonstrator on the day.

Time

This workshop will run from 10am to 1pm

Cost

Places are free to scottishathletics coach members with a valid coaching licence.

Coach Lead

Ken Allan

Ken is qualified as an event group coach in jumps with over 15 years coaching experience working with some of Scotland’s top high jumpers over the years. Notably, Ken has guided David Smith and Nikki Manson over 2.20m and 1.90m respectively; both athletes holding Native Records, and Nikki holding the National Indoor Record. As a coach who has coached athletes to Scottish teams (including Commonwealth Games) and GB team (at u23 and at senior level), Ken brings a vast range of experience and technical expertise to the clinics.

Further information

For more information please contact Darren Ritchie, Head of Coach Development

Places

   
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