There are still some places available, and payment to secure your entry at this course must be done by Wednesday 12 June.

This course will be presented by Ian Rodger, Grenville Scullard and Roger Bouton, all UCI Level 2 and Cycling SA Coaches.

Candidates of a Level 1 Cycling Coach Course will discover a training program for the coach whom wishes to assist club and provincial level cyclists to develop their fitness and hone their racing skills. To be part of this course, candidates need to have been an active Cycle Skill and Club Level Coach for six months, or have gained entry through our (RPL) system.

The course will consist of 20 modules:

Module 1 – Role of the Coach

Module 1a – Long Term Participant Development

Module 2 – Physical Conditioning

Module 3 – UCI Technical Regulations

Module 4 – Target Training Zones

Module 5 – Health & Safety

Module 6 – Drugs in Sport

Module 7 – Bicycle Set Up

Module 8 – Strength & Conditioning

Module 9 – Designing Training Programs

Module 10 – Nutrition & Hydration

Module 11 – Advanced Athlete Monitoring & Assessment

Module 11a – Training with Power

Module 12 – Advanced Performance Assessment

Module 13 – Skills Development

Module 14 – Advanced Bicycle Set Up

Module 15 – Digital Video Analysis

Module 16 – Internet Coaching Information

Module 17 – Coaching Pathways

Module 18 – Junior Cyclists Development

Course commencement - 09:00-17:00 – 15 June 2013

09:00-17:00 – 16 June 2013

Course completed - 09:00-16:00 – 17 June 2013

All accredited cycling coaches are recognised as having met the standards under the Cycling SA-NCAS (National Coach Accreditation Scheme), which is recognised by SASCOC.

Costs for the course are R 2 500 per candidate. Course material will be supplied as will refreshments and lunch. Course material will be supplied as will refreshments and lunch.

For further info on Cycling SA’s Coaching Commission or coach education program, visit http://coaching.cyclingsa.com.

To download the “June 2013 Level 1 Coaching Course – Gauteng” document, click this link.

For further information on the course please contact Roger Bouton on 082 801 0044, Ian Rodger on 083 350 5138 or Somi Shosha at the Cycling SA office on 021 917 1736. You can also email coaching@cyclingsa.com.