Speed Coach Development (Sprints, Hurdles and Relays)

Speed Coach Development (Sprints, Hurdles and Relays)

A range of opportunities are available for speed event coaches throughout the year.

These include:

To view the upcoming workshops and events for speed please click here.

National Coach and Athlete Training days

These activities will be targeted at coaches with an Athletics Coach qualification or equivalent (Level 2 to 4) who have established groups and are looking to challenge their coaching process. Most sessions will involve practical activity using athletes to demonstrate key coaching points.  We will aim to use high quality deliverers with years of experience in athletics and other sports/services and will cascade down information from the British Athletics Futures and Performance programmes.  The national activities will be organised by the Coach and Athlete Development Managers and leading coaches.

  • Practical activity with athletes to contextualize learning and development.  Clearly mapped content will be detailed in the promotion of the events. 
  • Three or four days per year with invited coach and athlete pairs and open to all coaches
  • Places will be limited
  • Coach and Athlete Development Manager for Speed - James Hillier jhillier@englandathletics.org


These are event specific activity delivered by UK and world leading practitioners. Details are published in our events page as events are announced

Regional Coach and Athlete workshops

England Athletics will be hosting regional coach and athlete workshops covering the speed events.

Price: The fee to attend is £20

Who can attend: These workshops are targeted at Coaching Assistant and Athletics Coach plus equivalent (Level 1, 2 and 3)

Who will deliver: The session will be delivered by the England Athletics Regional Coach Leads with support from national level coaches in the regions.