The UK Athletics ‘UCoach’ website provides some interesting coaching material. Here are some items which have been added recently:
Lord Coe on his Athletics Career
In this video Lord Sebastian Coe discusses his life as an athlete and the influences that coaches had on his career <this clip is notable for Lord Sebastian Coe uttering the f*** word!>
Mhairi Keil: Thin to Win (Parts 1 and 2)
Mhairi Keil discusses how eating disorders can develop and how the coach can recognise them. http://ucoach.com/video/mhairi-keil-thin-to-win-part-1/
Come Into Coaching
A new campaign to increase the number of coaches in the UK, its social media hash-tag is #ComeIntoCoaching.
Tony Handley on The Need for Speed (Parts 1, 2 and 3)
Essential for knowing how to run fast. The science of sprinting has been revolutionised in the last 20 years, and these videos explain the changes.
Neil Cronin: Training Tendons (Parts 1-4)
Possibly more than you ever needed to know about tendons.
There’s lots more on the UCoach website.