Young athlete development: How can we develop ‘physical literacy’?

On 04/05/2019 from 09:30 AM until 12:30 PM Max 12 Places £49pp

Young athlete training Newcastle

The workshop looks at current theory in Long Term Athlete Development. Integrating physical and technical skills you will be shown how to develop physical qualities in boys and girls.

Dispelling many common myths around strength training with young athletes you will be shown how to screen, instruct and coach fundamental movements. The workshop is not only relevant to youngsters who play sport, but more widely in the development of ‘physical literacy’ including

  • How to run, jump and throw properly
  • Basic movement competency and controlling bodyweight
  • How and when to integrate strength training
  • How to reduce the risk of injury


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