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Date: Tue, 17 Jul 2018 (18:45 - 20:00) + More Dates
Our annual summer academy is open to girls and boys from six to sixteen of all standards and abilities. Whether you've never picked up a stick or are a regular school or club player our sessions are designed to help you improve your skills and fitness as well as offering the opportunity to have fun and make new friends.
Your first two sessions are free of charge. Thereafter we charge £3 a session.
Bring a drink and shin guards, stick and gum guard if you have one.
Date: Wed, 18 Jul 2018 (18:00 - 21:00)
This introductory workshop, delivered by a member of the Empowering CoachingTM team at the University of Birmingham, provides opportunities for coaches and individuals delivering sport sessions to understand the principles behind Empowering Coaching. Equipped with this knowledge, you will be challenged to re-evaluate common practices when coaching. You will have opportunity to interact with other workshop attendees to enhance your own existing motivational climate and to develop new strategies to help you create a more empowering environment in training and competition.
Date: Thu, 19 Jul 2018 (18:30 - 21:30)
This workshop will raise your awareness of the telltale signs of abuse, and give you the tools and confidence you need to deal with any issues sensitively, appropriately and effectively should the need ever arise in your coaching career.
Date: Sat, 21 Jul 2018 (09:00 - 17:00)
The Leadership in Running Fitness course is primarily for those working with adults’ and/or young people over the age of 12 who enjoy recreational running for fitness and health. This may be within a Running Club or a community based group.