International Orienteering Coaches Conference 2015
How do Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Norway, Sweden and Switzerland do this?
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From Monday August 24th until Wednesday August 26th
Worthwhile following, great material and ideas. What could Scotland take from this and implement?
QR codes appear in adverts and information leaflets, and are most often used as a quick way to get to a particular web page. You install a QR code scanner on your smartphone, then scan the code with the camera’s phone! Scarily simple, or just plain scary to those of us who remember punch-cards for both orienteering and computing.
There are now a few phone apps that allow you to use these QR codes for orienteering, thereby opening up all manner of opportunities with very little effort, and making the sport instantly more attractive to the many people who love their electronic gizmos.
ROMP is currently taking a break, though controls are out at Glenmore for modest technical challenge.
British Orienteering wishes to identify Consultants or Consultancies to provide coaching and support for athletes within the talent and performance development programme.
Please find below links to coaching consultancy opportunities below.
Physical Conditioning Coach
Technical Talent Coach
LATEST ITEMS: Inspired by WOC? Come to one of our beginners/intermediates coaching weekends in September! UKCC courses and Coach CPD for 2016 now in the calendar.
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.
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.
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.