RRCA Coaching Certification Course - Birmingham, AL

Event Date

Sat, May 17, 2014


Birmingham, AL

About This Activity

Date: May 17 - 18, 2014

Course LocationThe YMCA of Greater Birmingham, Downtown Branch 2101 4th Avenue North Birmingham, AL 35203

Saturday May 17 8:00AM – 5:00PM 
Snacks, beverages and lunch provided

Sunday May 18,  8:00AM – 5:00PM 
Snacks, beverages and lunch provided

Day One includes principles of coaching, principles of building a periodized program, understanding exercise physiology for coaching, running form, basic sports nutrition, and how to build training programs.  Day Two includes the business of coaching, sports psychology,  recognizing injuries and prevention, environmental factors that effect running performance, and  building training programs as a group activity.

Participants are encouraged to bring a water bottle for refilling throughout the day as needed. If you have special dietary needs or food allergies, please bring your own food to meet your needs as we are not in a position to accomodate all dietary restrictions.  Participants should also bring a pen or pencil for note taking during the course. 

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