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Leading Athletics

Leading Athletics is an exciting new leadership workshop for those looking to lead athletics activities for young athletes. Packed full of useful tips and ideas, this three hour workshop is supported by a Workbook, Support Resource and a series of Game Cards which aid delivery.

Cost
England Athletics £50 (Club Discount Price £30)
Welsh Athletics £25

Introduction

Introduction

Supported by a series of interactive resources, Leading Athletics is perfect for anyone wishing to lead an athletics session. A must for those new to the sport, the resources include information on the roles and responsibilities of a leader, how to lead a fun and inclusive athletics session, and further information on how to develop your leadership skills. Crammed with ‘Top Tips’ for effective delivery, the Support Resource also explores the key principles of running, jumping and throwing events whilst providing technical information which support these principles.

The Game Cards The progressive Game Cards included in the full support resource demonstrate how to set up fun and engaging activates all designed to help introduce young athletes to the fundamentals of running, jumping and throwing.

The App The Leading Athletics App complements the Leading Athletics Workshop and allows users to interactively deliver activities and seamlessly link to other support resources (the resource is also available in book format if required).

Course duration: 3 hours

Assessment: None

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Important Information

Important Information

Minimum Age: The minimum age for this workshop is 14.

Insurance: Anyone assisting a coach within a club organised session will be covered by the club’s public liability insurance. The club must be currently affiliated to their national association and the coach must hold a current licence (UKA Level 2 / Athletics Coach or above and an up to date DBS/CRB check).

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Discounts Available

Discounts Available

There are discounts available for Leader in Running Fitness courses and these vary between courses run by each of the home countries:


England Athletics

Individuals who are affiliated to an England Athletics club can receive a £20 discount for this course. To receive your discount:

  • If your club secretary has already registered you as a coach working for the club with England Athletics this discount will be applied automatically at check out.

  • Alternatively, to gain your discount, at check out select your club from the options in the first box and then type the corresponding Club URN in the second box. You can get the club URN from your club secretary or another administrator at your club.

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Before registering for this course

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