Junior Academy

Ages 8-10 Year Olds / School Year 3-5

 

Once 8 years old , athletes move to the Junior Academy , where athletes foucs on the fundamental  of track and field . They are coached in and then assessed for their technical proficiency in 12 different aspects of the ‘Athletics365’ scheme.

At various stages throughout the year we also conducted  UKA Award Challenges in Medicine Ball throw Challenge and UKA Endurance Challenge so as to award athletes a certificates and badges for their achievements.

Athletes are encouraged to compete but are not required to do so. Competition opportunities include;

  • Cross Country events
  • Track and field Open Meetings
  • Quadkids (4 events)
  • School meetings

All abilities are more than welcome to train once per week, on assigned session day and time.

April – October at Edmondscote track

November – March at Campion school, indoors