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Swim Strokes Master Class

Nick Gillingham MBE Stroke Masterclass
  • Sport
    Teaching Swimming, Coaching Swimming
  • Start Date
    19.08.2018
  • Closing date for applications
    14.08.2018
  • Tutors
    Nick Gillingham
  • Available Places
    16
  • Price
    £80.00
Prerequisites

You must be at least 16 years of age at the start of the course.

There are no formal prerequisites. This course will interest swimming teaching assistants and teachers who would like to learn additional skills for faults and corrections and learn new skills for other technical aspects of swimming. The course will also be of interest to coaches who want to further develop their techniques. 

Units
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Details

Time of workshop - 9.30am to 5.00pm

**All participants must be booked on by the closing date 12.08.2018. Any bookings made after will incur a late booking fee and no participants will be accepted 48 hours prior to the start of the workshop**

Description

Join us for a stroke masterclass with ASA Educator of The Year 2016, Nick Gillingham MBE, FIOS (Former World, European, Commonwealth Champion and Double Olympic Medallist and 3 time World Record Holder 200m Breaststroke).

During this day of intense and exciting learning Nick will take you through all four competitive strokes including starts, turns, finishes and under-waters. The packed itinerary includes common faults, corrections, and dry land demonstrations across all four strokes.

This session will include corrective drills and demonstrations where attendees will be invited into the water for kinaesthetic practice if they wish.

Theory Session

  • Front-Crawl

o   Common Faults & Corrections

o   Dry-Land demonstrations  

  • Backstroke

o   Common Faults & Corrections

o   Dry-Land demonstrations  

  • Breaststroke

o   Common Faults & Corrections

o   Dry-Land demonstrations

  • Butterfly

o   Common Faults & Corrections

o   Dry-Land demonstrations

 

Practical Session

  • Front-crawl

o   Corrective Drills & Demonstrations

o   Strokes; Starts, Turns, Finishes, Under-waters

  • Backstroke

o   Corrective Drills & Demonstrations

o   Strokes; Starts, Turns, Finishes, Under-water

  • Breaststroke

o   Corrective Drills & Demonstrations

o   Strokes; Starts, Turns, Finishes, Under-waters

  • Butterfly

o   Corrective Drills & Demonstrations

Assessment

There is no assessment on the seminar, attendees will have the opportunity to engage in discussion and any group activities

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Venue
Gateshead MBC - Gateshead Leisure Centre
Address
Alexandra Road NE8 4JA
Region
North East

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