All ages as of December 31st.
Competition Season: Pertains to event director events for Road Racing, Cross-Country, and Track and Field.
While athletics is a highly inclusive sport that offers opportunities for almost all athletes to play, more often than not, only para athletes who can be most easily accommodated actually get to play. This is largely because not all athletics programs have the capacity, knowledge, and confidence to support all para athletes. In addition, there is a lot of confusion about what the integration policy is, what it means, and what it looks like at the grassroots level. The Para…Find out more »
Friday, April 24, 2020 - 5:00pm - 9:00pm
Saturday, April 25, 2020 - 9:00am - 5:00pm
Sunday, April 26, 2020 - 9:00am - 4:00pm
Date & Times: (postponed until fall 2020) Saturday, April 25, 2020: 9:00am - 4:30pm Sunday, April 26, 2020: - 9:00am - 4:00pm Course Conductor: TBA - Athletics Alberta Facilitator Location: TBA, Edmonton Course Description: Sport Coach is the ideal course for those wanting to know more about the sport of track and field. Those new to the sport or with experience in the course will benefit from taking part in the course as it covers the basics of coaching Sprints, Hurdles,…Find out more »
This workshop will be postponed and rescheduled for a later date. This workshop will be an intro to Athletics Coaching for the first time coach, or for a coach helping or volunteering at or for athletics at the 2020 Alberta Summer Games. Materials covered will be: The Role of Coach Intro to LTAD Intro to EAP Intro to Energy Systems (applied anatomy & physiology) Into Technical Modules of Sprints & Hurdles, Relays, Endurance, Jumps, Throws & ParaFind out more »
May 19th, Module 1: Role of The Coach and SafetyFind out more »
May 21st, Module 2: Teaching a LearningFind out more »
May 26th, Module 3: Energy Systems, Strength and Planning a Practice pt. 1Find out more »
May 28, Module 4: Planning a Practice pt 2Find out more »
June 2nd, Module 1: Role of The Coach and SafetyFind out more »