On your marks, get set...GO!!
Community coaching day gets kids involved in athletics
Following on from The Street Athletics event that took place at Broad Green - Swindon Borough Council organised a free Community Coaching Day.
Qualified coaches took the hundreds of participants that turned up through athletic workshops in four disciplines: specialised sprints, hurdles, jumps and throws.
Jumping on board:
participants at the Community Coaching Day at the
County Ground Athletics Track
"The whole idea of Street Athletics is to get kids who wouldn't normally try it involved," commented Les Antoine from Street Athletics.
"It's great to see kids enjoying this introuduction and hopefully this will generate enough interest for them to carry it on."
Community Coaching Day Picture Gallery