The BIGish Jumps and Throws Fest is open to all ages with minimum standards for entry.
Events (including workshops)
Beginners' Session: An introduction to the event, hurdling and barrier clearance. Suitable for athletes aged 11+ (must be year 7 or older at school). No previous experience of steeplechase is needed. Performance Development Session: Practical sessions to improve hurdling, barrier clearance and water jump skills.Suitable for athletes aged 13+ who have some experience of steeplechase training.
This evening workshop is aimed at coaches who want to investigate the potential of using technology to capture and analyse athletic performance both during and after a coaching session. There will be an opportunity to do some practical work so please bring along your own devices.