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Coaching Seminar in Cyprus

In the framework of the IWF Development Program, the Cyprus Weightlifting Federation organized a Coaching Seminar this November.

36 participants attended the event from various age groups.

The two-day event included an Anti-Doping Seminar, theoretical and practical Coaching Seminars, an introduction to Psychology: Adrenaline, Injury prevention and Nutrition/Supplementation, in the presentation of Dennis Offerman, Michael Petrou, Colin Buckley and Jagoda Podkowka.

Colin Buckley gave an update about the EWF Coaching project and the latest scientifical findings. Dr Petrou explained the audience how to use the WADA and National Anti-Doping websites more effectively, concerning medication and substances.