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What coaching and officiating courses are happening near you?

There are lots of coaching and officiating courses taking place in your local area - take a look at the Your Area page and select COURSES from the menu.  A number of coaching courses taking place this month still have spaces remaining - see what takes your interest!

Dr. Jack Daniels launches UK workshop

Legendary coach and former olympian Dr. Jack Daniels hosts his first UK Running and Coaching workshop in Birmingham on 29 January 2017. During the full day event, athletes and coaches can learn more about his training and coaching principles including his unique VDOT method. Plus, join Jack on the track for some practical work and pick his brains during Q&A sessions.

What's On

Always wanted to try pole vault? Athlete workshop.

Pole Vault workshop - for qualified assistant/coaches who would like to understand and learn the basics of introducing polevault to young athletes. (sessions for 11 to 13 year olds and for 14+ athletes)

Edmondscote Track, River Close, Edmondscote Road, Royal Leamington Spa CV32 6AQ

Introduction to Pole Vault workshop for coaches

Pole Vault workshop - for qualified assistant / coaches who would like to understand and learn the basics of introducing polevault to young athletes.

Edmondscote track, River Close, Leamington Spa CV32 6AQ

Youth Endurance with Jenny Meadows - for athletes and coaches

Coach, athlete or just plain fans, you have a fantastic opportunity to come and meet 2009 World 800m medallist, Jenny Meadows. Jenny will be leading a drills based session which you are welcome to take part in or observe, followed by an interview and Q and A session.

Munrow Sports Centre, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 2TT

Physical preparation: Birmingham

Building on the success of the movement skills workshops, a workshop which focuses on how athletes can improve mobility, movement and therefore athletic performance.  This specific event Celebrates Women in Coaching with limited free spaces to women who want to attend.

HiPAC, Alexander Stadium, Birmingham B42 2BE

Movement Skills Workshop 2: Birmingham

Movement skills workshops 1 and 2 are aimed at assisting all leaders / coaches at all qualification levels, for all different ability and age of the athletes they are working with – from a 12-year-old multi-eventer to the senior international discus thrower, to the recreational road runner attempting their first 10km race.

HiPAC, Alexander Stadium, Birmingham B42 2BE