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FREE Boxing4Fitness Activator Workshop

Activator workshops provide community sports and youth workers with the skills to introduce new activities to the groups they work with. The workshops draw on the principles of teaching games for understanding, and they provide numerous activities to enable coaches to interact with the young people and understand their motivations.

Location
Sprowston Diamond Centre, School Lane, Norwich, Norfolk, NR7 8UA
Contact
George Webster / george.webster@activenorfolk.org / 01603 731567

FREE Boxing4Fitness Activator Workshop

Developed in partnership with National Governing Bodies of Sport (NGBs) these workshops:

  • Support young volunteers' journey into sports leadership & coaching
  • Provide new games & challenges to keep experienced youth, sport & community workers' offer fresh
  • Prepare Further & Higher Education students for work in community settings

Boxing4Fitness Activator Workshop

Minimum age: 16

The Boxing4Fitness Activator has been developed by StreetGames in partnership with England Boxing. The workshop will provide volunteers, young people, community workers, leaders and sports coaches with the skills needed to deliver NON-CONTACT boxing for fitness sessions in their local community.

Aims of the workshop:

  • To understand the basic boxing movement patterns and punching techniques needed to participate in boxing for fitness sessions
  • Explore how to add fun, variety and progression to sessions using combinations
  • Deliver basic boxing for fitness activities to groups of young people and understand adaptations that can be made to ensure they have fun and stay involved

After the course learners will be able to run boxing for fitness activities to young people in a community setting or Doorstep Sport club within the activity, leadership and supervision guidelines of their host organisation. The course only allows candidates to deliver the skills taught on the course and does not allow candidates to deliver any form of contact boxing; including sparring and competition.

We pleased to have worked in partnership with StreetGames who won Training Provider of the Year in 2018 at the prestigious Active Training Awards. To be able to collaborate with them on this programme and bring their high quality, high impact and innovative training provision to the county is a great opportunity for all those wishing to attend.

If the course is marked as being fully booked below please email: george.webster@activenorfolk.org and copy in aaron.roberts@activenorfolk.org to be added to the waiting list