PROTRACK

A forum devoted to track events from 60m to the 2 mile. Mainly pro but also news from local, national and international sprint & middle distance competitions.

Log in

I forgot my password



Search
 
 

Display results as :
 


Rechercher Advanced Search

Latest topics
» VAL CALENDAR 2017/2018
Wed Aug 16, 2017 4:03 pm by youngy

» 2018 BUNBURY GIFT
Tue Aug 08, 2017 10:33 am by AussiePro

» Bridge of Allan Highland Games
Mon Aug 07, 2017 3:08 pm by JH

» Stand Up Comedy debut
Wed Aug 02, 2017 3:16 pm by youngy

» St Andrews (Scotland)
Tue Aug 01, 2017 11:42 am by JH

» Mull Highland Games.
Fri Jul 28, 2017 1:57 pm by JH

» Regular VAL runner picked in U/18 Vic Metro AFL team to play WA
Wed Jul 26, 2017 10:16 pm by Willo the Whisp

» Airth(Scotland)
Sun Jul 23, 2017 9:09 am by JH

» Vale.. John Stoney John passed away last wednesday and his funeral will be held today in Albury
Fri Jul 21, 2017 12:50 pm by Jack Stoney

August 2017
MonTueWedThuFriSatSun
 123456
78910111213
14151617181920
21222324252627
28293031   

Calendar Calendar


You are not connected. Please login or register

PROTRACK » Coaching & Training » Coach Education Opportunity at Australian Cross Country Champs

Coach Education Opportunity at Australian Cross Country Champs

View previous topic View next topic Go down  Message [Page 1 of 1]

ShaneMcK


Moderator
Moderator
Sent out to AA Registered Coaches yesterday for anyone interested.

Dear Coaches

We are pleased to announce that this year at the Australian Cross Country Championships, Athletics Australia are hosting a Coach Education Seminar led by Peter Fortune, Richard Huggins and Rod Griffin.  The topic of the seminar is ‘Coaching the Developing Distance Athlete – a Holistic Approach’.

The details are:

Date:                    Saturday August 31st

Time:                    7:30pm – 9:30pm

Location:             The Sebel Launceston Cnr St John & William Streets Launceston

Please RSVP to [You must be registered and logged in to see this link.] by Wednesday 28th August 2013

Richard Huggins

Richard has been coaching for 28 years, specialising in middle distance, long distance and steeple chase. Richard has developed some of Australia’s top middle distance runners including: Jeff Risely, Kaila McKnight, Haley Field (nee McGregor), Victoria Mitchell, Jordan Williamsz & Duer Yoa. Richard also has a squad of talented up and coming runners, which he currently works with at the Knox athletics club in Melbourne.

Rod Griffin

Coaching for about 30 years.

Level 3 AA Middle Distance Coach

Coached Collis Birmingham from 1997 - 2008

Coached Victoria Mitchell

Current coach of Duer Yoa.

Coached a number of Australian Representatives with 3 junior runners in the Australian team at the World Cross Country Championships in Poland this year. Also Coach of the Australian team of the World Cross Country Team in Poland.

Coach of Australian team at Chiba Ekiden 2012.

Manager of Australia University Cross Country Teams in 2004 & 2008.

Coached numerous Australian and Victorian Champions - predominantly juniors.

Peter Fortune

Has coached many Australian athletes in sprints, middle and long distance, hurdles and jumps and provided dedicated service to the sport as a coach in both voluntary and professional capacities.

‘Fort’ as he is affectionately called, is perhaps best known for his successful athletic partnership with Catherine Freeman, but he has been coaching for over forty years and has previously worked with athletes like national representatives Phil Wood, Gary Minihan, Susan Andrews, Lee Naylor, Kris McCarthy, Lauren Hewitt and Tamsyn Lewis.

Having worked initially and mainly in Melbourne, Fort was the VIS sprints coach for around ten years but is now based in Tasmania. In both cases his professional contributions, in addition to his ongoing voluntary work now and over the years, has been above and beyond the call of duty.



Kind Regards,

Jill Taylor



Jill Taylor | National Coaching Development Manager| Athletics Australia
Athletics House, Level 2, 31 Aughtie Drive, Albert Park, VIC 3206 T +61 3 8646 4581 | F +61 3 8646 4560
E [You must be registered and logged in to see this link.] | W [You must be registered and logged in to see this link.]


_________________
Thanks
Shane McKenzie
W: [You must be registered and logged in to see this link.] | F: [You must be registered and logged in to see this link.] |
T: twitter.com/ShaneMcKenzie | C: Athletics Australia iCoach Profile
http://www.shanemckenzie.com

View previous topic View next topic Back to top  Message [Page 1 of 1]

Permissions in this forum:
You cannot reply to topics in this forum