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What advice would you give to a new coach before their first session?

  This week we want to give a nod to brand new coaches out there and ask the advice that you would share with them... Discussion So...

Golden Girl; female boxing team from Metropolitan Police attends a Amateur Swedish Tournament

    This year I attended the annual Golden Girl Amateur Boxing Tournament in Borås, Sweden, with a small female team from the Metropolitan Police.   We secured...

FEARLESS COACH – Why Athletics May Never Allow Another Pat Summitt

  The steady decline of female college coaches over the last 30 years is not an opinion, it is a fact. Among the most detrimental results of...

Anne Hare – Interview

Anne Hare is a running coach from New Zealand who reached the 1996 Atlanta Olympic Final for the 5,000m. Having also competed in 3...

Kathy Butler – Interview

  Kathy Butler is an endurance running coach and athlete. was born in Edinburgh, Scotland and moved to England then Canada at 11 and again...

The Life of a Running Coach in the UK

  Verity is an experienced and independent running coach having completed her England Athletics Coach in Running Fitness qualification in 2013.  Prior to launching RunVerity...

How do you juggle your work-life balance?

  Last year, we conducted some research on the well-being of coaches in partnership with Leeds Beckett University called "Occupational Well-Being of Coaches."  The study aimed...