TASS Conference: The Fundamentals of Supporting Dual Career Athletes.

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This five day conference sees high-profile speakers share their insight on 'The Fundamentals of Supporting Dual Career Athletes'.

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TASS Practitioner Conference 2021

Practitioner Principles - The fundamentals of supporting dual career athletes

10 – 14th May 2021

10.30am – 12.00 midday every day

The 2021 five-day conference concentrates on the fundamentals of supporting dual career athletes. A range of high profile speakers from wide-ranging backgrounds will lead sessions focusing on subjects important to TASS and our networks. The speakers will look to share both theoretical and applied insights as they discuss topics including athlete support, inclusion and diversity, and engaging athletes.

Day 1 - Prioritising fundamentals - Presentations from:

1. Ben Hollis Senior Performance Pathways Scientist, EIS

2. Stuart Martin Performance Manager for British Weightlifting

3. TBC

Followed by a Q&A with all three guest speakers

Day 2 - Keeping athletes at the centre

‘In the players’ best interests’

Mo Bobat (England & Wales Cricket Board’s (ECB) Performance Director)

Day 3 – Inclusion and diversity

‘Take a Knee: Sport, Racial Trauma and Beyond Symbolic Gestures’

Prof Marcia Wilson Dean of Equality, Diversity and Inclusion, Open University

Day 4 - Engaging the next generation of athletes

‘Understanding the next generation and what this means for practice’

Dr John Alder Head of Performance Pathways at UK Sport/EIS

Day 5 How to excel in different sporting environments

‘Different sport, same science?’

Dave Hamilton Tampa Bay Buccaneers’ Director of Performance Science

Please note, you must register for all days separately to ensure you receive all links.


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