Coaching webinars

Our Coaching and Athlete Development Team aims to provide coaches and leaders with more online learning and training opportunities – developing a regular programme of online coaching webinars hosted by one of our team or lead coaches.

The series of webinars focuses on a range of specific themes and it’s free to register. The latest webinars on offer are featured in the below schedule but please check back as details of more webinars are added regularly. If you missed anything, you can also use our Watch Again function. If you have any suggestions of topics that you’d like to see covered in our webinars then scroll down to submit your ideas via our online form.

Webinar schedule

30 January 10am – Let’s Start With: A Question of talent, the coaching conundrum
Hosted by Mark Brace
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Monday 1 February 5pm – Marathon Programme: the build up to Birmingham 2022
Discussing the Commonwealth Games Marathon and other England marathon opportunities over the next 12 months as well as giving more details on the 2021 England Marathon Programme.
Hosted by Tom Craggs and National Endurance Lead Spencer Duval
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Thursday 4 February 8-9pm – Throws – Peaking for championships
Hosted by Mark Chapman
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Saturday 6 February 2-4pm – Regional Online Coach Networks workshop: Long Jump – upright running and take-off/flight
Hosted by England Athletics Regional Coach Lead (North), Jamie French
Click to find out more and book (£10)

Saturday 6 February 2-4pm – Regional Online Coach Networks workshop: Pole Vault – plant and take-off: planting the pole
Hosted by England Athletics Regional Coach Lead (Midlands), Kate Rooney.
Click to find out more and book (£10)

Wednesday 10 Febuary 6pm – Marathon Programme: Planning marathon training – the fundamentals
Hosted by Tom Craggs
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Saturday 13 February 2-4pm – Regional Online Coach Networks workshop: High Jump -full approach run work and short approach take-offs (inc. transition drills)
Hosted by England Athletics Regional Coach Lead (South West), Denis Doyle.
Click to find out more and book (£10)

Saturday 13 February 2.30-4.30pm – Regional Online Coach Networks workshop: Triple Jump – Upright running and Hop/Step phases (inc. Swing drills)
Hosted by England Athletics Regional Coach Lead (South East), Guy Spencer.
Click to find out more and book (£10)

Tuesday 23 Febuary 6.30pm – Marathon Programme: Learning from Breaking2
Professor Andrew Jones presents his experience and research as a consultant to the Breaking2 project and gives his advice on how coaches and runners can apply this learning.
Hosted by Professor Andrew Jones, University of Exeter
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Friday 26 February 7.30pm – Jumps – Coaching the High Jump: developing the approach
Hosted by Denis Doyle
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27 February 10am – Let’s Start With: Pitfalls, communication, and goal setting
Hosted by Mark Brace
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Thursday 4 March 8-9pm – Throws – An Interview with special javelin guest David Turner
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Friday 19 March 7.30pm – Jumps – Coaching the High Jump: developing the take-off
Hosted by Denis Doyle
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Saturday 27 March 2-4pm – Regional Online Coach Networks workshop: High Jump – full approach jumps
Hosted by England Athletics Regional Coach Lead (South West), Denis Doyle.
Click to find out more and book (£10)

Saturday 27 March 2-4pm – Regional Online Coach Networks workshop: Pole Vault – on pole technique: swing and invert
Hosted by England Athletics Regional Coach Lead (Midlands), Kate Rooney.
Click to find out more and book (£10)

Saturday 27 March 2-4pm – Regional Online Coach Networks workshop: Long Jump – run-up structure and flight/landing
Hosted by England Athletics Regional Coach Lead (North), Jamie French
Click to find out more and book (£10)

Saturday 27 March 2.30-4.30pm – Regional Online Coach Networks workshop: Triple Jump – Run-up structure and Full Triple Jump (inc. landing drills)
Hosted by England Athletics Regional Coach Lead (South East), Guy Spencer.
Click to find out more and book (£10)

27 March 10am – Let’s Start With: Gaining knowledge, evaluation, and screening
Hosted by Mark Brace
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Thursday 1 April 8-9pm – Throws – Physical preparation and planning for shot putters
Hosted by Stuart Carlaw
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Friday 16 April 7.30pm – Jumps – Coaching the High Jump: developing the flight and landing
Hosted by Denis Doyle
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24 April 10am – Let’s Start With: Analysis of movement, progression, periodisation
Hosted by Mark Brace
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29 May 10am – Let’s Start With: Planning and periodisation
Hosted by Mark Brace
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More webinars are added to this schedule regularly…
You can also view our full list of webinars at englandathletics.clickmeeting.com

Watch Again

We upload the recordings of our webinars into the Coaching Resources section on our Athletics Hub platform so that people can still view the webinar if they’re unable to join us live.  Anyone can sign-up to access Athletics Hub.  The recordings are added approximately one week after their scheduled live date.  Click to visit Athletics Hub.


Submit your ideas

If you have an idea for the focus of one of our webinars, or you’d like us to cover a specific topic or theme, please send us your suggestions using the following form: