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Ashford Leisure Trust wins National Diversity Award

Ashford Leisure Trust has been nationally recognised for its work with disabled people by winning the 2017 SPORTA award for Championing Diversity.  SPORTA runs a yearly awards ceremony to promote the unique and distinctive nature of leisure and culture trusts and the important contribution they make to the improvement in health and wellbeing in local communities around the UK.

Coaching - get more from the sport

Becoming a coach or leader is a great way of enjoying athletics and running. Whether you are an athlete looking for a new dimension to your role in the sport, a parent wanting to get more involved or are inspired by seeing how coaches have made a difference to people’s lives coaching has plenty to offer. 

Steeplechase training for beginners and improvers

The May dates for steeplchase training sessions at the Julie Rose stadum in Kent are now available.  There is a weekly session for beginners which includes an introduction to the event, hurdling and barrier clearance.  This is followed by a performance development session for those with some experience and consists of practical sessions to improve hurdling, barrier clearance and water jump skills.

Using technology to support your coaching

Kent and Medway Athletics Network are hosting this evening workshop 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. The workshop is open to all licensed coaches.

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Using Technology to support your coaching

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.

Three Hills Sports Park, Cheriton Road, Folkestone, Kent, CT19 5JU