Sports Coaching Conference

A Sports Coaching Conference is to be held at Wellington College, Berkshire on Friday 16th March 2018. This Conference aims to draw together some of the leading names in coach education and skill acquisition within the UK.  The aim of this is to subsequently support people working in sport with young people every day.  At this conference, you will hear from presenters with a wealth of experience and knowledge in their chosen fields.  Delegate fee to £30 per attendee to include all refreshments for the day.

Topics covered will include:
– maturation of young people, relative age effect and specialisation within sport
– applied coaching science
– effective talent development
– appropriate behaviour of coaches

Speakers include:
Sean Cummings, Senior Lecturer, Bath University
Russell Earnshaw, Coach, RFU
Alun Powell, National Talent Manager, ECB
Danny Newcombe, Senior Lecturer, Oxford Brookes University & Hockey Coach, Wales Senior Men
Stuart Armstrong, Head of Coaching for Sport England
Emily Reynolds, Head of Sport, Youth Sport Trust
Ric Shuttleworth, Performance Coach and Coach Developer, RFU
Dan Pratt, Assistant Director of Sport and Head of Cricket 

There will be hour long practical sessions in rugby and hockey by Danny Newcombe (hockey) and Russell Earnshaw (Rugby)

Fee:  £30 per delegate, inclusive of all refreshments and lunch.  £100 for 4 delegates from one organisation. 

Please do not hesitate to contact us if you have any queries.  For a full agenda and biographies of speakers and/or to book please click on: