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Online Training

Teaching and Coaching Athletics in Schools

with Dean Macey

Teaching & Coaching Athletics in Schools with Dean Macey
Dates & Venues

    This seminar is a single course delivered over two sessions. This course is suitable for athletics coaches of all levels of expertise, and will help those delivering the Athletics modules at GCSE and A Level to improve student grades and performance.


    PART 1: RUNNING AND JUMPING (Monday 25 April)

    • Fun warm up activities for young athletes 
    • Improving sprinting technique 
    • Blocks and standing starts 
    • Improving hurdle technique 
    • High jump/long jump/triple jump 

    PART 2: THROWS (Tuesday 26 April) 

    • Breaking down throwing technique: javelin/shot/discus 
    • Analysing technique and diagnosis 
    • Fault identification and correction 
    • Warm downs to minimise fatigue

    INDIVIDUAL £100 (both sessions)

    Webinar runs via zoom from 7–9pm (UK time). Price excludes VAT.


    Dean Macey

    Dean Macey was England’s leading decathlete for a decade. His first major triumph was a silver medal at the 1999 World Championships, which helped him win BBC Young Sports Personality of the Year. The following year he was fourth in the Sydney Olympics and followed that with a World Championships Silver Medal. He was again fourth in the Athens Olympics, before winning a Gold Medal in the 2006 Commonwealth Games in Melbourne. He has a personal best of 8603 points.

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