365 group (Ages 11-14)
365 JANUARY INFORMATION
SPORTSHALL – Well done to all who competed in December. Elliot will email those selected for the Regional Final – 9th March at Torbay. If you know you are not available please email Elliot directly. • Midlands Cross Country – 26th January at Leamington It is too late to enter!! I still hope that there will be a good representation from 365. I WILL BE THERE selling programmes & results do come & see me!!
Year 9’s Several schools are getting pupils to do there D of E awards. Via the club you can do your physical & volunteering( there are several days where you can do this). If you wish to either let me know by bringing your form & we can agree on your target!
DATES FOR YOUR DIARY = 8th March Club AGM plus all session in March will be dedicated to testing to help the Team Managers for the Summer competitions ( LYDL – LOWER YOUTH DEVELOPMENT LEAGUE) to do this we need lots of help at each session. If ALL parents could give one session it would be wonderful. SO start thinking about this & I will be asking for names in February!!
WINTER IS HERE !! Gloves /Hats & and plenty of layers will ensure they are warm & can concentrate!!!
CROSS COUNTRY 4TH MARCH Due to the weather conditions a decision will be made by 8.30am Sunday morning. Look on the following website:-https//www.athletics4u.co.uk/cross-country
TESTING – Every session in March there will be testing. At the moment we really do need some extra help. Can you offer one session please? If so please email the date you could help so that I know how many folks I have & can pre- plan.
These tests are important to help our Team Managers.
Kidderminster Open – Do not leave it too late to enter!! Please let me & your Team Manager know if you have entered. We have ordered a coach cost £8 per person or £12 for a family. Please let your Team Manager know to book a place(s) on the coach.
REPLIES TO TEAM MANAGERS – URGENT please ensure you have replied to your Team Manager & included me in your reply. At this stage Team Managers need to know who is available & if they have a favourite event (s). They will then select the Team & get in contact with you regarding times/travel arrangements. Usually this is done at least a fortnight before the event.
CLUB AGM Friday 9th March 7.00pm at the Leisure Centre.
Year 9’s Let Carolyn know your options. Once I have your options I will confirm the coach(s) you will be working with & the training times. These start in April.
Year8/7’s An opportunity to do some extra work on HURDLES – SUNDAYS 9.00am till 10.00am Cost £2 If you would like to take this offer up please confirm with MARK WANKLYN by email :- mark.Wanklyn@talktalk.net stating your child’s name, your email address, your contact telephone number & the School Year.
EASTER HOLIDAYS – 3rd and or 5th Training only for athletes that entered Kidderminster due to a lack of coaching staff.
10th and or 12th April Training for any athlete who is available.
Normal training will resume on Tuesday 17th for the Tuesday group only & Thursday 19th April for Thursdays group only.
Reminder – please let us know if your son/daughter is unable to attend a session.
We currently have a waiting list for this Group so please do not turn up without the offer of a place via email.
To be added to the waiting list please contact the club via the “Contact” or “Make an Enquiry” link above stating your interest in the 365 Group and adding the prospective athlete’s name, date of birth and preferred training night (Tuesday or Thursday).
This group encourages members to try a wide range of athletic events before they move to the specialist “event” groups of Speed, Endurance, Jumps, Throws or Combined Events.
|Coached by||Carolyn Franks, Andy Beadle|
|Days||Tuesdays & Thursdays|
|Location||Prince of Wales, Cheltenham|
|Age group||Ages 11-14|
|Discipline||During the winter the focus is on fitness, conditioning, endurance and speed as the group particpate in: sportshall, cross-country and indoor track and field events, whilst the summer sees the focus on outdoor track and field events|