Category: Coaching Matters

Wednesday 30th November Session.

The club session on Wednesday 30th November will be held at the civic centre. The lead coach will be there from 6.50PM. The session starts at 7.20PM. Try to be there in time (15-20 mins before session commences) to do a proper warm up. The session will be an interval session...

Your Club Needs You – Assistant Coach Award – 28th & 29th January

Dear Athlete, Parent or Guardian,          Anyone interested in gaining coaching qualifications (Assistant Coach Award – see link below) to help your club develop?  If so please let us know by contacting either Saran Jones (Coaching Coordinator) – saran.jones@sky.com, ( Alternatively you can contact Jamie McDonald directly – jamie.mcdonald@scottishathletics.org.uk . Office – 0131 4767324, Mobile -...

Training last night at the club.

Fantastic approach to training last night. The aptitude and work ethics were just right. It was structured, the core content was appropriate, communication excellent, mindset tuned in, and there was a belief in what you were all doing and why you were doing it. Well, it looked that way from...

X-country training offer

X-country starting soon. Anyone wanting to do longer, off road runs at Dechmont Law, Polkemmet Park or Beecraigs? I’m happy to help or pace or be paced. I extend this invite all all age groups. PS Or anywhere else anyone suggests. The Pentlands? Muiravonside? New Lanark? Plus, any age, any...

Beecraigs on Sunday

Hello everyone at Lothian.  Hope you are well – I know three of you are as you were at Turnhouse yesterday to humiliate me! Anyway I’m really sorry but I am going to have to cancel the coached session at Beecraigs this Sunday.  This is due to a rare visit...