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ARMY ATHLETICS THROWS & DEVELOPMENT WEEKEND 02-03 SEPTEMBER 2017

 

Introduction

 

1.         This an opportunity for all Army and Corps throws athletes to attend a throws specific training weekend with top UK and Army throws coaches. The aim of this weekend is to gather like-minded athletes and provide physical development and technical training on their chosen throw in preparation for the 2018 season.

      

Execution

 

2.         Location.  The training weekend will be held in Colchester Garrison on two sites. Day one is held on the Colchester Garrison Athletics track and Day 2 will be based at the Gymnasium in Annex A.

 

3.         Training Programme.  The Programme for Army Athletic Association Throws Training Camp is at Annex B.

 

4.         Travel and Subsistence. Travel costs can be claimed against public funds in accordance with 2016DIN10-49. Subsistence allowance is not admissible for sport and no claims should be made for attendance at this training weekend.

 

General

 

5.         Messing. All athletes should be aware that Merville Barracks operates a pay as you dine facility (PAYD).

 

6.         Accommodation. All athletes requiring accommodation for the training weekend should seek to book in advance.  Personnel wishing to book into the Officers Mess or WOs’ & Sgts Mess should contact the respective Mess on the following numbers:

           

a.   Officer’s Mess  Civ: 01206 815213  Mil: (94) 660 5213

b.   WOs’ & Sgt’s   MessCiv: 01206 815183  Mil: (94) 660 5183

c.  NCO and Below  Civ: 01206 816438  Mil: (94) 660 6438   or  Civ: 01206 816432  Mil: (94) 660 64327.

 

Travel.

 

a.  By car: Merville Barracks postcode for Sat Nav is CO2 7UT.

b.  By train: The nearest direct railway station to Colchester is Colchester North Station with direct links to and from London. National Rail Enquiries – for times and information call 08457 484950 or visit www.nationalrail.co.uk

c.  Taxi – Services are available outside the train station or call one of these to book a journey:
 

(1)  Five One Taxis         01206 515151

(2)  Five Sevens Taxis    01206 577777

(3) PDQ Cars                 01206 540540

(4) Priory Travel             01206 579999

 

8.         Attendance. All athletes wishing to attend should return Performa at Annex D to POC Capt Laura Simpson OIC Athletics Training Camp via email NLT 1st August 2017.

 

9.         Equipment.  Personnel are welcome to bring their own personal throwing equipment however there is no allocated storage facilities. Cpl Ben Jones is to arrange for the collection of all training equipment and co-ordinate equipment for training serials.

 

10.       Athletics Coaches.  The throws training camp is being supported by two high profile guest coaches; Loughborough University Throws coach Mr David Turner and English Athletics Coach Malcolm Fenton.

 

11.       Dress.  Suitable civilian sports kit to be worn throughout the weekend and smart casual civilian clothing for social in the evening.

 

Safety

 

12.       The coordinator is to conduct a full safety brief on arrival at Gymnasium to all athletes and coaches prior to any activities. All local Health and Safety policies are to be followed when using the sports facilities.

 

Command and Signal

 

13.       Capt Laura Simpson is OIC of the training weekend and is responsible for the conduct of training personnel.  Cpl Ben Jones is the training weekend coordinator and lead coach responsible for the running all training activities .Contact details for key personnel below:

 

a.         OIC. Capt Laura Simpson                   Mil: 94333 4237 Mob: 07841328729
 
b.         Coordinator. Cpl Ben Jones                 Mil: 94627 2487 Mob: 07788487596

 

 

LJ Simpson
Capt
OIC Training Camp
Ext 94333 4237

 

 

Annexes:

A.        Map of Camp and Facilities.
B.        Training Camp Program.
C.        Athlete Attendance Performa.
D.        Equipment for Training Camp.

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