Bicester AC’s Orla Welby was one of 19 young athletics coaches to take part in the National Young Coaches Academy from the 4th – 6th January at Loughborough University. The aim of the Academy is to help participants to reflect upon what type of coach they want to be, and improve and develop their personal and coaching skills.

A full report can be found on the England Athletics website or through this link http://www.englandathletics.org/news.asp?itemid=10780&itemTitle=Exciting+development+opportunity+for+young+coaches&section=42&sectionTitle=England+Athletics+News