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10 Sporting Misconceptions Part 2
Some really old sporting chestnuts are demystified in this video. In a big summer of sport (tennis, football, rugby tests, cricket, athletics and much more) Join Kate Grey, Paralympan swimmer as she continues her look at common sporting misconceptions which are debunked for you.
10 sporting misconceptions Part 1
Some really old sporting chestnuts are demystified in this video. In a big summer of sport (tennis, football, rugby tests, cricket, athletics and much more) Join Kate Grey, Paralympan swimmer in takng a look at common sporting misconceptions which are debunked for you.
5 best stretches
Kate Grey, Paralympian swimmer introduces 5 top stretches to prevent injury and get you ready for action
4 shoulder strengthening exercises
Top sports physio Katy Williams demonstrates exercises that help strengthen your shoulders and protect them from injury - great tips for swimmers, tennis players, netballers, badminton players, golfers and many, many more active sportspeople and gym goers.
Common mistakes when training and how to avoid them
Helping you avoid common mistakes when working out, doing exercise and trying to get fitter.
Creating a Commercial Blueprint for World Class Female Athletes
Matthew Buck, Director of Player Management at the Professional Footballers Association (PFA) discusses profiles vs revenues in women’s sport.
Go behind-the-scenes at #DiscoverYourGold testing as the hunt for future Olympic and Paralympic champions continues!
What's the point of positive emotion?
Adrian Bethune, Founder of Teachappy, primary school teacher and author, interviews Dr Rick Hanson to discover why happiness does us such good. Adrian Bethune will be delivering workshops on 'Developing Swimmer Wellbeing' and 'Developing teacher and educator wellbeing' at The Swim England Teaching and Education Conference in November 2018.
How should we measure happiness?
This video is featured as part of our commitment to raising awareness of mental health issues in society. In this short mini-documentary Paul Anand, Professor of Economics at The Open University explores the way different society’s measures happiness. Read the full article https://bit.ly/2NauvAf
Selfies are NOT the root of all evil
Is the rise of the selfie a sign of a culture collapsing into narcissism? For this mini documentary, The Open University’s Lisa Lazard and Rose Capdevila investigate if their popularity isn’t completely negative. Read the full article https://bit.ly/2NLfiXF
Excerpt from Media Training - The Complete Media Training Video Course http://www.mediatrainingworldwide.com/online-training.html
Lilly King and the Indiana Swim Team
USA Swimming and Splash Magazine followed Lilly King and her teammates at the Indiana Swim Team as they prepared for the 2018 Phillips 66 National Championships.
Interview with World Record Holder and Olympic Champion Adam Peaty
Get to know Adam Peaty with a few question followed by some rapid fire. Michael Andrew got the opportunity to chat with Adam while racing in the Mare Nostrum. This was taken at the first stop in Canet. Cameo by HPC Ontario's very own Ben Titley!
Bobby's 11 Commandments of Motivating Players
Bobby Robson - More Than A Manager: Lady Elsie shares Sir Bobby's 11 commandments to motivating players. A must listen for coaches.
Swimming: how to turn around a buoy
With this technique you will be able to stay fast and close to the buoy. For more buoy turning advice visit https://bit.ly/2Kz1p0K
This video was produced by James Mitchell and http://www.bestswimcentre.com
Swimming Relay Start - Featuring Frank Busch
Video featuring Frank Busch, USA Swimming National Team Director; 2x U.S. Olympic Swim Coach, former University of Arizona Head Coach; 2x NCAA Championship Coach; 6x National Coach of the Year; member of the American Swim Coaches Association (ASCA) Hall of Fam3 (2008) and the Arizona Coaching Staff.
Making Tax Digital for Business
HMRC video: Making Tax Digital is making fundamental changes to the way the tax system works – transforming tax administration so that it is more effective, more efficient and easier for taxpayers to get it right.
If you are a sole trader or landlord:
Get a digital tax account: https://www.gov.uk/log-in-register-hmrc-online-services
Sign up for the pilot: https://www.gov.uk/guidance/use-software-to-send-income-tax-updates
Choose software: https://www.gov.uk/guidance/software-for-sending-income-tax-updates
Get help and support for Making Tax Digital: https://www.gov.uk/guidance/help-and-support-for-making-tax-digital
If you are an agent:
Get an agent services account: https://www.gov.uk/guidance/get-an-hmrc-agent-services-account
Sign up a client for the pilot: https://www.gov.uk/guidance/agents-use-software-to-send-income-tax-updates
Choose software: https://www.gov.uk/guidance/software-for-sending-income-tax-updates
Get help and support for Making Tax Digital https://www.gov.uk/guidance/help-and-support-for-making-tax-digital
afPE 2018 National Conference
Summary film for the afPE National Conference which was held at St George’s Park, Staffordshire on 3 & 4 July 2018.
Coaching the Swim England Swimming Club Awards
A presentation by the Swim England Swimming Talent team about coaching the Swim England Swimming Club Awards. Download the full list of outcomes for each award. http://www.swimming.org/library/documents/3356/download and download Coaching Regsiters http://www.swimming.org/sport/coaching-the-swimming-club-awards/
The Importance Of Water Safety
The stats of water related incidents are staggering. Hear why Sun Devil head swim coach Bob Bowman wants you to be aware of these metrics!
Natalia Ishchenko and Svetlana Romashina
Feature published in Aug 2016 on Olympic sycnhronised swimming champions Natalia Ishchenko & Svetlana Romashina from Russia.
Antani Ivanov | Rising Bulgarian Swimming Star
The six foot teenager is the rising star of Bulgarian Swimming. In 2016, he won silver at the Junior European Championships in Hungary and placed inside the top ten at the Senior European Championships in England. To find out more about him, Trans World Sport travelled to Sandanski in the south-west of Bulgaria where Antani trains. Video published June 2017.
Michael Phelps aged 18
Trans World Sport filmed with a talented 18-year-old swimmer by the name of Michael Phelps as he trained for the 2004 Athens Olympics. Since then he has gone on to become the most decorated Olympian of all time. Video published in 2014.
Racing for Gender Equality
The media's portrayal of women athletes and its effect on women's participation in sports.
The aim and impact of the EIS Nutrition Para Project Lead role
The EIS Nutrition Para Project Lead role was created to highlighted priority areas for practitioner development and knowledge sharing to pioneer Paralympic practice within EIS.
The project has allowed for targeted CPD events and workshops to address these areas, using existing knowledge within the UK High Performance System and engaging with external expertise.
Physical Activity is Society’s Golden Thread
Baroness Tanni Grey-Thompson's presentation at Why Sports Getting Wales Moving Conference 2018.
Baroness Grey-Thompson has had an extremely successful career as a Paralympic athlete, winning 11 gold medals, as well as six London marathons. In 2005 Tanni was made a Dame for her services to sport and in 2010 became a Life Peer sitting as a cross-bencher in the House Lords. She is the president of the National Council for Voluntary Organisations, and the patron of numerous charities including Sports Leaders UK, the Duke of Edinburgh Awards scheme and a trustee of the Sports Aid foundation. She became the chair of UKactive in April 2015.
Fit for the Future – Does the Sport and Physical Activity Sector Need to Professionalise?
Gary Denton's presentation at the Future of Sport Conference 2018.
This covers: Let’s clarify what is included in the Sports & physical activity spectrum; What are the necessary conditions for the sector to offer a greater solution to the problem of inactivity?; Future role and contribution of the fitness industry.
Gary is Managing Director of ICON Training, an award winning, Grade 1 Ofsted, sport and leisure industry apprenticeship provider.
Gary has more than 16 years experience in the sector and started out as an apprentice Gym Instructor. He previously operated his own personal training business, worked as an Exercise Therapist in accident rehabilitation and has tutored, assessed and managed operations at a number of organisations, sharing his passion for education and the difference it can make to an individual and the workforce as a whole.
He is a Fellow of the Chartered Management Institute and consultant.
Generation Inactive - From the Playground to Policy
Jack Shakespeare's presentation at the Future of Sport Conference 2018. Jack is Head of UKactive kids at UK Active.
UK Sport Talent Identification and Development: The story so far
Alex Stacey's presentation at the Future of Sport Conference 2018. Alex is currently leading the EIS Performance Pathway Team, overseeing Pathway Education Programmes for Pathway Managers, Coaches, Staff and Athletes. Having joined the Team in 2011, Alex has played an active role in the evolution of Performance Pathways in Great Britain, and her current focus areas includes working with England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland to align Pathways for success in Tokyo and beyond. Alex has extensive experience of working with multiple Olympic and Paralympic Sports through her work in the Performance Pathway Team, and also in her work with the England Institute of Sport since Beijing 2008.
Developing the next generation of leaders
Jon Brookstein's presentation at the Future of Sport Conference 2018. Jon is the Head of Development at British Universities & Colleges Sport (BUCS) and oversees four key strategy areas for BUCS: Physical Activity & Health, Social & Recreational Sport, Professional & Workforce Development and inclusion. Having project managed BUCS research in 2013 into the impact of sport on graduate employability and worked in partnership with Deloitte from concept through to delivery of the BUCS Deloitte Leadership Academy, Jon is passionate about adding value to the lives of young people through sport.