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Emerging Athlete Program

Emerging Athlete Program 2019/2020

 

Selection Policy
Athlete Nomination Form - to be completed in partnership with their Personal Coach
Performance Matrix

IAAF Points Table

Athletics South Australia is proud to announce the opening of nominations for the Emerging Athlete Program 2019/2020. The Emerging Athlete Program Training Squad focuses on high performing athletes between 17 years old through to 23 years old who are currently bridging the gap between Athletics Australia’s Junior High-Performance Programs and current SASI / NASS scholarships. Ten (10) Athletes will be selected based on the submission of the nomination form.

Having a well-rounded program centred around Long Term Athlete Development and support, will allow the athlete and their coach to maximize their current practices. The legacy for coach development will enhance the technical knowledge of coaches in providing best practice support networks to further build the talent pool. The program requires athlete and coach engagement.

This program will look to offer both training and education which will support athletes to attain the necessary learning opportunities to fully understand the demands of their event and performance readiness at an international level.

The program will address the four key areas of a High Performing Athletes
Physical, Technical, Tactical, Mental

Emerging Athlete Program is supported by the South Australian Office for Recreation and Sport. The program will be facilitated by Athletics South Australia and will engage a range of service providers to ensure that the athletes have access to the leading edge of Sports knowledge, facilities and technology.

To be considered for the Athletics SA Emerging Athlete Program Athletes, must show evidence against the performance matrix and the detailed submission of a complete Athlete nomination. A selection committee will rank all applicants against the criteria and assess the athlete nomination form.

 

The 2019/20 Program will commence with the induction meeting on the 6th of May 2019 and conclude following Australian Athletics Championships 2020.

 

Submissions prior to 5.00pm Friday 12th April 2019 - development@athleticssa.com.au

Selection Policy
Athlete Nomination Form - to be completed in partnership with their Personal Coach
Performance Matrix

IAAF Points Table

 

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