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

Saturday 29 January, 2022 10-11am – Endurance: Physiological training implications for the female athlete and the Menopause
Hosted by: Dr Jessica Mee
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1 February, 7-8.30pm Endurance: Long‑Term Health Considerations for Ultra Endurance Running
Hosted by: Darren Reevell
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2 February, 7-8pm South East Regional Endurance Coach meeting
Hosted by: Jo Wilkinson
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Tuesday 15 February, 5:30-6:30pm – Eating disorders in athletics and running- how to spot the signs and know what to do
Hosted by: Martha Williams, Clinical Advice Coordinator at BEAT.
BEAT are the UK’s eating disorder charity. Founded in 1989 as the Eating Disorders Association, their mission is to end the pain and suffering caused by eating disorders. The webinar will cover:
• What to look out for (signs and symptoms of an eating disorder, including overtraining signs)
• As a club, what support can you offer if you suspect a member has an ED? Signposting and resources. What to do or not to do.
• When would this require a safeguarding referral? What if the person is <18 or vulnerable, what to do.
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Tuesday 22 February, 7-8pm – North Regional Endurance Coach Meeting
Hosted by: Darren Reevell
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Monday 28 February, 6-7.30pm – monthly Youth Development Network Session
Monthly online Youth Development Networking Group gathering via Zoom for any coach wishing to chat with like-minded youth development coaches.
Each month coaches will get the chance to listening to a short presentation on a specific Youth related topic (10-15 minutes) and then break out into small discussion groups (30-40 minutes), to discuss the topic and share good practice (15-20 minutes).
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Monday 7 March, 8-9:30 – Jumps and Combined Events: Regional Coaching Network (North, Midlands, South East, South West)
Hosted by: Darren Ritchie and Jamie French
Click region to book online: North Midlands South West South East

9 March, 7-8pm – South East Regional Endurance Coach meeting
Hosted by: Jo Wilkinson
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Monday 14 March, 6:30-8:30pm – Connecting differently through sport
Hosted by: Sense Sport
For anyone who is interested in engaging people with sensory impairments and complex disabilities in athletics and running. Cost £20. The workshop will help you to:
• Understand the different disabilities a participant may have – and how these may affect someone taking part in an athletics session.
• Learn about the barriers to participation that people with sensory impairments and complex disabilities face – as well as solutions to overcome them.
• Understand how to communicate with people with sensory impairments and complex disabilities using a range of communication methods.
• Feel more confident to adapt an athletics session to make it more accessible to all.
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18 March, 7-9pm – Combined Events National Coaches Gathering
Hosted by: Darren Ritchie and Rafer Joseph
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Tuesday 22 March, 7-8pm – North Regional Endurance Coach Meeting
Hosted by: Darren Reevell
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Friday 22 April, 7-8pm – North Regional Endurance Coach Meeting
Hosted by: Darren Reevell
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Tuesday 26 April, 6-7.30pm – monthly Youth Development Network Session
Monthly online Youth Development Networking Group gathering via Zoom for any coach wishing to chat with like-minded youth development coaches.
Each month coaches will get the chance to listening to a short presentation on a specific Youth related topic (10-15 minutes) and then break out into small discussion groups (30-40 minutes), to discuss the topic and share good practice (15-20 minutes).
Click to book online

Monday 23 May, 6-7.30pm – monthly Youth Development Network Session
A monthly online Youth Development Networking Group gathering via Zoom for any coach wishing to chat with like-minded youth development coaches.
Each month coaches will get the chance to listening to a short presentation on a specific Youth related topic (10-15 minutes) and then break out into small discussion groups (30-40 minutes), to discuss the topic and share good practice (15-20 minutes).
Click to book online

 

More webinars are added to this schedule regularly…

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:

If you have general queries, please don’t use this form, but go to our Contact us page.