Most people are aware of the effects physical activity can have on children’s health. However what most of us don’t understand is how physical education (PE) improves other areas of well-being. Although these areas don’t get as much press they are just as important in developing social skills. Advertisements
We’re pleased to announce we’ll be supporting our partners the International Council for Coaching Excellence (ICCE) with their upcoming 11th ICCE Global Coach Conference. It takes place from 31st July-2nd August 2017.
Our best selling drill book in swimming returns. With more than 175 drills and expert instruction, it’s been updated, expanded and improved. Both coaches and swimmers are presented with swimming drills to improve technique and performance.
The General Adaptation Syndrome (GAS) model, forms the basis of many discussions regarding the monitoring of physiological stress.
Europe’s leading elite sports event, Elite Sports Performance & Rehabilitation Expo will be coming to the ExCeL, London on the 7th & 8th June to bring you two days of innovation, development and expert knowledge. Elite Sports Expo gives you unrivalled access to the best from the elite sports sector, register for your free ticket.
Athletic Movement Skills covers the underlying science and offers advice on how coaches and athletes can work together to achieve dominance.
The Lawn Tennis Association (LTA) is set to follow up last year’s launch of Tennis for Kids with an expanded programme of free lessons for children aged five to eight. Nearly 1,000 LTA coaches have undertaken training to deliver the course of six lessons.
The interactive iCoachKids online platform has gone live. The site contains a vast number of resources and materials to help coaches plan and deliver great sessions and programmes. The main objective of the iCoachKids project is to tackle the lack of existing opportunities for youth coaches to be suitably trained and recognised across Europe. The project aims to overturn this situation through the development of open and innovative education and training resources and opportunities for youth coaches.