The first partner meeting of Erasmus+ funded project ParaCoach took place in Leeds from 14-16 October 2018 at Leeds Beckett University.
Leeds Beckett researchers to lead international project to enhance the recognition, representation and status of sport coaches in the European Union
CoachForce21 is a new LBU-managed project due to begin in January 2019, following the successful completion of previous European Commission funded projects such as CoachNet, CoachLearn and the on-going iCoachKids.
The 2nd iCoachKids International Conference marked a watershed moment in the transformation of this Erasmus+ co-funded initiative from a collaborative partnership into a global movement.
Whistle represented at Pat Duffy Coaching Excellence Conference: Developing Effective Environments for Children and Young People in Sport, 2nd iCoachKids International Conference - September 2018
We are excited to announce that the 12th ICCE Global Coach Conference will take place in Tokyo from 30th October - 1st November 2019. More information will be announced soon...
The Erasmus+ project looking to develop free online education for grassroots sport coaches was presented to the 28 Member States at the Human Resources in Sport Expert Group meeting in Croatia
Attending the call of FIBA Europe Executive Director Kamil Novak, iCoachKids Director Dr Sergio Lara-Bercial travelled to Matosinhos in Portugal to participate in the FIBA Mini-Basketball Convention.
The 7th IWG World Conference from the 17th-20th May 2018 was held in Gaborone, Botswana. This event is held every four years with the global focus on specific goals and action steps aimed at offering men and women equal opportunities in the sport arena. Over 1000 delegates representing 71 nations provided significant opportunities for interaction and discussions on the conference theme “Determine the future. Be Part of the Change”.
Project “Sport WHISTLE” is a research project funded by the European Commission (Erasmus+) and designed to develop an evidence-based educational program to promote and facilitate whistleblowing behavior in sport settings.