uCoach is the online resource for athletics coaches in the UK - a one-stop shop for coaches to access information about coach development, coaching qualifications, events, news and coaching resources. Updates from 16th to 22nd January 2017 are listed.
A free 3 hour workshop aimed at coaches new to Pole Vault will take place at the Julie Rose stadium, Kent on 2nd April. The workshop assumes little or no prior knowledge of the event and will cover the basic principles of the vault alongside video analysis as well as a practical session on the track.
The Mara Yamauchi marathon workshop held recently and organised by Wiltshire RunTogether Activator Amy Chalk was a great success, with over 50 attending from many surrounding counties on Wednesday evening in Chippenham.
In a joint venture between England Athletics Competitions Department and the National Coach Development Programme, a team of ten high jumpers and six coaches plus a physiotherapist will be travelling to Hustopece in the Czech Republic from the 3rd to the 5th February.
uCoach is the online resource for athletics coaches in the UK - a one-stop shop for coaches to access information about coach development, coaching qualifications, events, news and coaching resources. Updates from 21st November 2016 to 12th January 2017 are listed.
Whatever event you coach, at whatever level, make sure you get our monthly ebulletin for Coaches and Leaders with information on the latest news and opportunities available. Our next coaching ebulletin goes out on Monday 16 January.
We would like to hear from a wide range of coaches about their views on Athletics 365 so we can continue to develop the support we give to coaches and clubs in working with their athletes.
The Athletics and Mental Health Factsheet is a comprehensive resource that helps athletes, coaches, leaders and clubs to better understand mental illness, different mental health conditions and the importance of speaking openly about mental health to help to address the stigma which still exists.
Do you want to take part in the first Leading Athletics course of 2017? We still have a couple of spaces left on the Leading Athletics 3 hour course being held at Gateshead College Academy of Sport (next to Gateshead International Stadium) this Saturday 15th January.
A Flying Coach visit was held for coaches and athletes from Saffron AC on Sunday 8th January. Four club coaches were involved in the hurdles session which was led by NCDP Coach Lorna Boothe.