Rhodri Lloyd: Training Tomorrows Champions: Paediatric S&C April 6th Leeds Met University
TRAINING TOMORROWS CHAMPIONS: PAEDIATRIC STRENGTH AND CONDITIONING WITH RHODRI LLOYD
LEEDS METROPOLITAN UNIVERSITY, 6TH APRIL 09.30am-4.30pm
£119 BEFORE THE 9TH MARCH
LIMITED TO 25 SPACES
ABOUT THE WORKSHOP:
Rhodri Lloyd has rapidly established himself as one of the UK’s authorities on youth strength and conditioning, athletic development and long term athlete development. In this workshop you’ll be up-skilled as to the “Do’s and Don’t” of training both children and adolescents culminating in Rhodri presenting his Athletic Development model which ties everything together.
IN THIS WORKSHOP YOU WILL LEARN:
- Concepts of growth, maturation and LTAD for youth physical development and how to apply in the real world to your practice as coaches and trainers
- Practical Introduction to resistance training strategies for youth: What you can do and how to gauge where your young athletes are at from a progression standpoint.
- Functional Movement Screen and it’s application to young athletes
- Strength training for the younger generation
-Intermediate training strategies including strength, power, movement and endurance training
ABOUT THE PRESENTER:
Rhodri S. Lloyd, PhD, ASCC, CSCS*D is currently a lecturer in Physiology and Health at Cardiff Metropolitan University. His research interests surround the impact of growth and m
aturation on the athletic development of youths; long-term athletic development modeling; motor skill development in children; and the neuromuscular mechanisms underpinning resistance training adaptations. Rhodri is a Board Director and assistant tutor for the UK Strength and Conditioning Association (UKSCA), and acts as the paediatric lead for the association. In the summer of 2012, he was lead author for the UKSCA’s inaugural position statement on youth resistance training. Rhodri also serves as a member of the Executive Council for the National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA) Youth Training Special Interest group. Recently, Rhodri has consulted with the Lawn Tennis Association (LTA) and the Irish Rugby Football Union (IRFU) on their respective long-term athletic development programmes.
All details for the event will be sent out to you after purchasing.
Payment must be made via Paypal to qualify for early bird discount. No refunds will be offered. Cheques can be sent to: 12 Bentcliffe Mount, Moortown, Leeds, LS17 6QW and made payable to Athletes Unlimited for the FULL amount of the workshop (See Price Above).