National Coaching Conference – 22nd October 2017

Sunday 22nd October 2017
Coldra Court, Newport

The annual Welsh Athletics Coaching Conference returns in October 2017. This years event will be held at the Coldra Court hotel in Newport. The conference will feature as part of the Welsh Athletics Conference and Awards weekend.

We are delighted to announce that Fuzz Caan will be our keynote speaker for this event.


Fuzz has a wealth of experience coaching at the very top of our sport, having coached at Olympic Games and World Championship level. In 2012 Fuzz guided GB high jumper Robbie Grabarz to a bronze medal placing at the London Olympics. We look forward to welcoming Fuzz back to Wales following an excellent presentation in 2013.

Conference Timetable

09.30 – Arrival

10.00 – Welcome

10.15 – Keynote Presentation [Fuzz Caan]

11.30 – Break

12.00 – Event Group Breakouts

Field Events

13.30 – Lunch

14.15 – Afternoon Introduction

14.30 – Afternoon Workshops

Workshop 1. Preparing Athletes for Senior Success
Workshop 2. Maximising Your Training Sessions

16.15 – Break

16.30 – Strategic Direction / Close

17.00 – Depart   

To register and secure a place at this year's coaching conference please book here


Welsh Athletics Ltd.
Cardiff International Sports Stadium
Leckwith Road
Cardiff. CF11 8AZ.

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