ROMP logo

Regular Orienteering Map Programme

ROMP is currently taking a break, though controls are out at Glenmore for modest technical challenge.

28th Dec 14 Read more…

Coach CPD Days for 2015

We are pleased to announce dates for Coach CPD in 2015.  Venues will be allocated in discussion with clubs;  please get in touch if you’d like to request a particular date in your area.  The general theme for the sessions will be “Lively sessions for newcomers and returners”.

20th Dec 14 Read more…

National Centre logo

National Centre course schedule

LATEST ITEMS:  ONE PLACE remaining on UKCC L2 course March/April 2016.  Now taking bookings for UKCC L1 course at Edin Uni 23-25 May.

06th Oct 14 Read more…

Condes Screen shot

Condes for course planning

The Condes User Guide has been updated for use with version 9 of the Condes software, which offers several improvements in both functionality and interface.  Of particular interest to coaches and anyone planning unconventional events is the ability to do things to the underlying map - see section 17 of the User Guide.

29th Sep 14 Read more…

SOA coach logo

Coach CPD Days for 2014

We are pleased to announce more detail of the Coach CPD days for 2014. Dates and venues are now available for the series of highly practical coaches’ workshops across the country, which will allow us to produce sets of valuable resources for all coaches.  Agenda for the last date - 7th December - is now available.

16th Sep 14 Read more…

Lynne Walker

Why do we need coach licensing?

SOA Coaching Co-ordinator Lynne Walker explains the rationale behind the requirement for coaches to be licensed.

19th Mar 14 Read more…

SOA Coach logo

Coach CPD Days for 2013

We have now held two Coach CPD Days in 2013, both looking at terrain running techniques and how to coach them, plus an introduction to Strength and Conditioning, and shorter discussions of various coaching skills.  Various items from both sessions are now available for download.

08th Oct 13 Read more…

National O Centre

SOA Activity Weekend 2013

Nearly 90 SOA members descended on Glenmore Lodge and enjoyed a variety of physical activities and learning opportunities, in magnificent surroundings and pleasant sunshine.  Many, many thanks to all who contributed their time, effort and expertise.  Results, handouts and feedback will be posted here as they become available - handouts…

30th Sep 13 Read more…

Page 1 of 3  1 2 3 > 

Items by Category

Coaching News Mailing List

If you would like to receive coaching news updates by email, enter your email address below.

You will receive a confirmation email (within a few minutes) that you need to reply to to confirm that you are the holder of that email address.

If you don't get it, check your spam folder, in some cases it can be identified as spam as it is an automated service. You should add "[email protected]" to your address book of trusted addresses to prevent it happening in the future. You can un-subscribe at any time.