11th National Coaching Forum, September 26th and 27th. Sligo I.T.

The 11th National Coaching Forum will take place at Institute of Technology Sligo, on the 26th-27th September 2014. This Forum promises to be the biggest and most extensive gathering of professionals and volunteers involved in coaching sport. The Forum will attract coaches, tutors, sports development officers, physical education teachers, sports scientists, NGB and LSP personnel and policy makers. Leading National and International presenters will take part in this event titled “Fun to Full Potential – Coaching the Whole Athlete”.

The goals of the 11th National Coaching Forum include:

¨ To bring together top National and International speakers, coaches, researchers, and administrators; to share their knowledge during formal keynote presentations, workshops and practical sessions;

¨ To celebrate the impact good coaching makes at all levels to individuals, clubs, communities, and nations;

¨ To challenge and inspire coaches to implement best practice and continue to raise the standard of coaching in clubs and communities;

¨ To provide opportunities to network with other coaches and share ideas and resources;

¨ To focus on the needs of coaches of children (active start, fundamentals and learn to play and practice);

¨ To examine the notion that coaching is not about developing sport alone, but developing individuals;

¨ To develop confidence, credibility and consistency in coaching practices across sports.

This event is hosted by Institute of Technology, Sligo as part of the
Sligo European Town of Sport 2014

For  full details and registration click here