Throws Coach Development

Birmingham 6 August 2022. Joseph Ellis (England). Photo by Mark Shearman

The England Athletics Event Group Lead for Throws is Nick Ridgeon. Email Nick at


A range of opportunities are available for throws coaches throughout the year, these include:

  • Regional Coach & Athlete Development Days
  • Conferences
  • Masterclasses
  • Other supported throws activities

Regional Coach and Athlete Training Days

If you are a coach that works with athletes that are club level or above and are aged 14+ and compete at Shot, Discus, Hammer and Javelin Events then the Regional Coach and Athlete workshops are for you AND your athletes.

Sessions are free for coaches and £10 for athletes. Upcoming sessions will be announced on this page.


Event specific activity delivered by UK and world leading practitioners. Details are published as events are announced.

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