Free coached sessions through Local Athletic Partnerships

There are coached events being offered for free for coaches & athletes to attend. Below are the listed dates and technical events. This is a great opportunity to gain coaching experience.

West Lothian Athletics Partnership – Coaching Sessions – Summer 2012


The three West Lothian Clubs (Livingston and District AC, Lothian Running Club and Linlithgow AC), West Lothian Council, West Lothian Leisure and scottishathletics present a series of coaching sessions throughout the Summer of 2012.

The sessions are aimed primarily at coach development with all coaches/helpers in West Lothian invited to attend.  Athletes are also invited to attend, from 11 years of age plus, and who are taking part in athletics regularly.

The focus on each session would be:

  • Event basics and key technical points
  • Preparation for competition


Venue:  All sessions would take place at Craigswood Stadium, Livingston. 

Time:     Each session would take place from 7 – 8.30 pm.


Date Area Lead Coach
Tuesday 22nd  May Jumps – Long and Triple  
Monday 11th June Throws – Shot and Discus  
Tuesday 26th June Jumps – High Jump  
Monday 30th July Jumps – Long and Triple  
Tuesday 14th August Throws – Javelin  
Monday 27th August Jumps – High Jump  


Cost:      The sessions are provided free of charge for athletes and coaches.  There is no need to book – please just come along.

Dress:    The sessions will take place outdoors so please come dressed appropriately for the sessions.