Summer Coaching Sessions

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 Chris Weitz
Monday 11th June Throws – Shot and Discus Alison Grey
Tuesday 26th June Jumps – High Jump Bryan Roy
Monday 30th July Jumps – Long and Triple Chris Weitz
Tuesday 14th August Throws – Javelin Sandy Robertson
Monday 27th August Jumps – High Jump Kevin Maguire


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.


For any further information please contact the co-ordinator of the programme:

Neil Boyle, 07875 241 881 or email –