Javelin Masterclass with Steve Backley
03 Feb 2006 14:48
UK Athletics’ Throws Event Management Group are delighted to announce that three times Olympic medallist Steve Backley will be hosting a javelin masterclass at Loughborough University on Saturday 4 March.
This unique masterclass sponsored by the Ron Pickering Memorial Fund is open to both athletes and coaches. Places are limited to one hundred and will be allocated on a first come, first served basis.
The programme for the day is as follows:
9.30am Registration and tea / coffee
10.00am Theory of javelin technique
11.00am Theory of training for javelin
11.30am Questions & Answers
12 noon Lunch – bring a packed lunch
1.00pm Practical throwing session
2.30pm Practical - Medicine Ball & other specialist exercises
3.00pm Questions & Answers
Applications with a cheque for £5 (payable to UK Athletics) and a SAE should be sent to Carolyn Franks, 23 Salisbury Avenue, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL51 3BT. The closing date for applications is Wednesday 22 February.
Click here to download a booking form.