Developing & Maximising Youth Athletic Potential

Conference Themes & Topics

The Conference will address a range of coaching and management areas relevant to the Youth Athlete and within an Irish sporting context. These include the optimal workload of the youth athlete which is of special interest to coaches, teachers, medical personnel, administrators and parents.

The topics addressed include 2 keynote presentations covering:

  1. Planning and Managing a Long Term Youth Development Programme (Des Ryan)
  2. How Behaviour influences Attitude and the Key Principles in Creating Better Behaviour (Dave Alred)

Additional breakout presentations:

  • Planning and Periodisation
  • Workload Monitoring, Management and Burnout
  • Injury Prevention Practice
  • Youth Nutrition
  • Mindset and Psychological Training
  • Coaching Technology
  • Speed and Agility Training
  • Fundamental Movement Development
  • Resistance Training for the Youth Athlete
  • Novel Methods of Conditioning the Youth Athlete

For more details and how to register see their website here

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