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Hawkinge Hurricanes achieve clubmark

The Hawkinge Hurricanes, a road running club and Run Together Group in Kent have recently been awarded Clubmark status.  They have only been established 13 months and already boast 84 members ranging from novice to elite, one coach, five qualified run leaders, a welfare officer and a mental health ambassador.

Steeplechase training for beginners and improvers

A series of steeplchase training sessions at the Julie Rose stadum in Kent are now available over the next few weeks. 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.

Fun multi-event competition welcomes 74 youngsters to Ashford

74 young athletes took part in the Ashford Leisure Trust junior athletics competition held at the Julie Rose Stadium on Saturday 18th March.  The event was for young athletes from primary school years R, 1, 2, 3 and 4 with youngsters taking part in five events throughout the morning.

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.

What's On

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

Steeplechase training for beginners and improvers

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. 

Steeplechase training for beginners and improvers

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. 

Julie Rose Stadium, Willesborough Road, Ashford, Kent, TN24 9QX

Event Group Coach integration day: Jumps (qualification)

The Event Group Integration Day is the final step in gaining an Event Group Qualification and will pull together much of the content covered within the qualification online modules, through discussion and group work.  For coaches who have completed the Event Group Jumps online course, plus add-on PV and TJ modules and PV assessment.

Stantonbury Athletics Stadium (Clubhouse), Soskin Drive, Milton Keynes MK14 6GB

Steeplechase training for beginners and improvers

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. 

Julie Rose Stadium, Willesborough Road, Ashford, Kent, TN24 9QX

Introduction to Pole Vault workshop

Free workshop aimed at coaches new to Pole Vault who may wish to attend with an athlete.

Julie Rose Stadium, Willesborough Road, Ashford, Kent, TN24 9QX