21st August 2013

What's New On Ucoach?

British Athletics’ world-leading coaching resource is constantly being updated with great new content. Here’s a look at what’s new on uCoach:

Malcolm Brown: Coaching the Brownlee Brothers

Filmed at the 2013 Scottish Athletics Coaching Weekend, Malcolm Brown discusses some of the specifics of how Olympic triathlon medallists Alistair and Jonny Brownlee train and how running fits in with the rest of their training regime. Brown also reflects on how he guided the brothers through their career to the point they are at now.

Part 1: http://ucoach.com/video/malcolm-brown-coaching-the-brownlee-brothers-part-1/

Part 2: http://ucoach.com/video/malcolm-brown-coaching-the-brownlee-brothers-part-2/

Herbert Czingon: Pole vault biomechanics analysis (part 3)

Renowned pole vault coach Herbert Czingon presents to a group of British coaches on how biomechanical analysis of the event can underpin and influence a technical model. All pole vault coaches would benefit from watching this video.


Dave Parker: Conditioning developing athletes (part 1)

In the first part of his presentation at the Scottish Athletics Coaching Weekend, javelin and strength and conditioning coach Dave Parker speaks to the audience about the intricacies of conditioning developing athletes. This video would be appropriate for coaches of all disciplines.


Kate Adams: The coach versus the eating disorder (part 2)

In the second part of this video presentation, which was filmed at the 2013 Eating Disorders Conference at Loughborough University, consulting psychologist Dr. Kate Adams discusses how a coach can recognise signs of an eating disorder in their athletes and what strategies they can incorporate in combating the disorder.