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This CPD Event is run by Scottish Athletics

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CPD Event Details

Technical Coaching Clinic - Discus


When? 10th Mar 2019
Registration Closing
6th Mar 2019
Grangemouth Sports Centre Kersibank Avenue Grangemouth Stirlingshire FK3 0EE GBRSCOT


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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 the Discus Throw.

Who can attend

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

Coaches can bring an athlete as a demonstrator on the day.


This workshop will run from 1pm to 4pm


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

Coach lead

Alison Grey

Alison, is a UKA Level 3 Performance Coach in Shot Put and Discus and has produced numerous District and National medallists as well as Internationalists in Shot Put, Discus Throw, Hammer Throw and Combined Events.

Further information

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


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