Athlete & Coaches Forum with Ramon Andersson
Date: Sunday 26th May 2019
Time: 9.30 – 11 am
Venue: Ivanhoe Northcote Canoe Club,
Fairfield Park Drive, Fairfield, Victoria 3078
Ramon Anderson is the Head Coach and Sprint Head Coach of WA Institute of Sport.
He is an Australian sprint and marathon paddler who competed in the 1990s.
Competing in two Summer Olympics, he won a bronze medal in K4-1000 m event at Barcelona in 1992.
Also won a silver medal in the K4 10000 m event at the 1991 ICF Canoe Sprint World Championships in Paris.
He has been coaching Australia’s best canoe athletes just to mention Jesse Philips, Steve Bird Alana Nicholls and many more talented athletes.
He recently returned coaching from the 2019 Asia Pacific Cup, where the young Australian team dominated the field and defended their trophy.
9.15 am – Meeting and greeting with morning tea
9.30 am – Forum starts, Main topics:
– Block periodization
– The secret of a good team boat
– Cross training tip during winter and offseason
11.00 am Forum closing
We hope many of you will attend.