At a gala night of celebration at Ramside Hall the clubs, volunteers, coaches and sports stars of grass roots sport in County Durham were recognised for their acheivements in the past year. Sedgefield Harriers won the Sports club of the Year award for Sedgefield district at Shildon Civic Hall in September and now came up against four other regional winners from other parts of County Durham.
The Northern Athletics Officials' Association AGM and Conference took place recently in Yorkshire, supported by England Athletics. Last year, 35 officials attended and this year that figure was almost doubled. Membership was well up too. Southern Officials - you can now book for 16th November SEAOA Conference.
Last Friday saw volunteers and partners from across the region come together to celebrate their service to the sport at the annual North East Volunteer Awards. The volunteers were joined by special guest Jack Crosby, who recently came 5th in the IAAF World Junior Championship, who took part in a Q+A alongside his coach and winner of the “Coach of the Year” award Rick Betts .
The evening will cover nutritional issues and strategies for training and racing, eating before and during a race, recovery, nutritional periodization for training and pills and potions. There will also be an opportunity for questions and answers.
Exact content TBC based on feedback from previous workshop on 11th October 2014.Gateshead College Academy For Sport
Covering Perfectionism, Steeplechase, 800/1500m Development, Open Question and Answer SessionGateshead College Academy For Sport
Exact content TBC based on feedback from previous workshop on 29th November 2014.Gateshead College Academy For Sport
Exact content TBC based on feedback from previous workshop on 18th October 2014.Gateshead College Academy For Sport
Generic planning workshop with group work and discussion facilitated by NCDP Mentees John Stacey & Nick Ridgeon.Gateshead College Academy For Sport
Following responses to our recent survey, workshops have been arranged for leaders with a LiRF or CiRF qualification who are involved with delivering beginner running groups.Churchill Playing Fields, North Shields, NE26 3NS