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Course

Triathlon Activator Course

When
Sat, 30 Mar 2019 (09:00 - 17:00)
Tags
Activator, York
Help inspire triathlon participation by gaining confidence to lead bike and run sessions Provide passionate and enthusiastic individuals (18+ Years of Age) with the confidence and skills to lead a variety of activities aimed at encouraging participation within the sport. There are three important key strands to this role, all of which can be rewarding and will enhance participation and enjoyment of triathlon for all. Please note this not a coaching qualification. Individuals who aspire to become a coach much complete a formal coaching qualification.

Course Overview:

The one-day training workshop is practically oriented, focusing on developing the skills to organise and lead group training runs and cycle rides, support coached club sessions and cultivate connections to the sport of triathlon within local clubs and communities.

There is no formal assessment or exam.

Modules/ topics covered include:

  • Roles and responsibilities of a Activator.
  • Planning and organising a Group Run session (Practical).
  • Group cycle ride planning activity (Practical).
  • Reflection & action planning is encouraged throughout the day.
  • Supporting Coaches sessions (swimming) – Role and remit.
  • Safety management, planning, Equipment, participant motivation, Equity and communication are all core themes to the day and covered in each section.

Please note; you will need access to a bike for the course.

Pre-Course Requisites:

  • Over 18
  • Must be an associate or full member

Booking

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