Training & Coaching

Weekly Club Coaching

The weekly club training sessions at King George Oval will commence on Tuesday 19th Sept from 4:30pm-6pm for all athletes in the U7s to u17s.

Training does not cater for the Tots and U6s.

Each Tuesday there will be a combined warm up and running drills session followed by coaching in two different events.

Training on Thursdays, 4:45-6pm, is open to athletes in the U12 to U17 age groups only. At these sessions athletes choose one event to concentrate on. The events offered will be posted in the News section of the homepage each week.

Coaches for this season:

Mike Harris - High Jump                   Mike Cronin - Sprints

Jody Potter - Sprints & Hurdles         David Murphy - Sprints, Hurdles & Throws

Cath Chatterton - Middle Distance

Max Grishenkov - Long Jump & Triple Jump

 

Representative Coaching

Sunday morning training will again be available for those athletes who are representing the Club at either the State Relays, Zone, Regional or State Championships. Times and dates will be posted during the season.

Starting Blocks

LANSW rules only allow the use of starting blocks by athletes in the U11 age group and older. Athletes will need to have been signed off by a Club Coach before they are permitted to use Blocks during Saturday morning competition. Dates will be given where competence to use blocks will be assessed.