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The Professional Body for Strength and Conditioning in the UK

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Conference Weekend - 31 Jul-02 Aug - Final Details

Details for members coming to the conference this weekend can be downloaded from these links: Friday's youth training seminar and Saturday/Sunday full conference.

From Cartwheels to Champions: Developing floor-based movement competency with gymnastics skills - 15 August 2015

Due to a demand from the membership, we are pleased to announce 2x short workshops focussed on developing coaching skills in floor-based, movement competency skills. This workshop run by Katie Richards, a National Tutor for British Gymnastics with over 15 years' experience, is ideal for those who:

  • Are working or looking to work with kids and developing athletes

  • Are currently using low level gymnastics but want to improve their coaching eye

  • Want to maximise their impact when working with athletes with little or no equipment

  • Want to network and exchange ideas with fellow Accredited members in a practical workshop environment

Members' price £45 - St Marys University, Twickenham, 09.00-13.00, workshop repeated at 14.00-18.00

Book now by calling 0345 300 8078 or go to the Conferences and Seminars-Seminars section of this website

UKSCA's 11th Annual Conference - 31 July-2 August 2015 - Chesford Grange, Warwickshire

This year's annual conference will run from Saturday 1st to Sunday 2nd August with our pre-conference event (Youth S&C) running on the Friday afternoon.

Saturday 1 August:

  • Dr Mike Stone - Developing muscular power for strength-power sports
  • Alex Wolf - Performance problem solving: a model for sustained medal success
  • Dr Brad Schoenfeld - Hypertrophy loading zones: optimising repetition ranges for maximal muscle growth
  • Dr Graeme Close: Translating lab-based nutritional science to performance: from test tube to Twickenham
  • Dr Avery Faigenbaum - Youth resistance training: past practices, new perspectives and future directions

Sunday 2 August

  • Ashley Jones: The holy grail of sports programming: individualisation and effective transfer of training
  • Dr Greg Myer - Concussion prevention: does the S&C coach have a role?
  • Katie James - Repeatability of high intensity efforts in team sports (netball).
  • Dr Stuart Cormack - Monitoring training: from research to application
  • Dr Liam Kilduff - Competition preparation: vital piece of the performance puzzle

Strength & Conditioning for the Young Athlete - Pre-conference Seminar - 31 July 2015 14.00-18.00

We are delighted to announce that 3 world-renowned experts, Avery Faigenbaum, Greg Myer and Jon Oliver will be speaking at this year's pre-conference seminar on "S&C for the Young Athlete".

At only £40 for members, this is a great value CPD opportunity to hear from leading experts. Full details can be found in this brochure, and you can book though our website under Conferences and Seminars / UKSCA's Annual Conference.

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