Webinar Series

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Athletics Ireland will be hosting a number of webinars over the coming weeks which will cover a variety of topics.

These webinars will be pre-recorded and shared across our social media channels. If you have any questions for our presenters, please forward them to marketing@athleticsireland.ie.

You can watch the latest webinar presentations by clicking HERE.

 

Athletics Ireland Pre-recorded Webinar Release Dates:
  • 25th June: Disordered eating & exercise - what’s the harm? Presented by Katie Kirk

Presenter Bio:

Katie Kirk - the non-diet sports nutritionist

(BSc., MSc., SENr, ANutr) 

Katie is a registered sports nutritionist and nutritionist that has a keen interest in non-diet approaches. She is passionate about helping athletes build positive relationships with food, body and movement.

Katie is also a previous National champion over 800m and still enjoys competing.

Instagram - @thenondietsportsnutritionist 

Email - nondietsportsnutrition@gmail.com

 

 

  • 30th June: Developing your Steeplechasing presented by Bashir Hussain

 

 Webinar Content:

 - Refining technique and conditioning

 - More specific drills and technical pointers with video analysis

 - Advanced drills and hurdling analysis to refine further

 - Leg stiffness and ability to main this

 - Water Jump hurdling or stepping on

Presenter Bio:

Bashir Hussain

- MSc. (Biomechanics and Coaching), Level 4 Coach

- Former international athlete with numerous podium positions as a Juvenile, Senior and as a masters athlete. This includes 8-35 at aged 16 and 8-29 aged 41 over 3000m. (PB 8-01)

- Career wins include Manchester Marathon in 1998 and World Masters over 1500 in 2006.

- RDO in West Midlands based at Athlone. (Longford, Offaly, Roscommon, Westmeath)
 

 

  • 2nd July: Body image & athlete identity presented by Katie Kirk

Presenter Bio:

Katie Kirk - the non-diet sports nutritionist

(BSc., MSc., SENr, ANutr) 

Katie is a registered sports nutritionist and nutritionist that has a keen interest in non-diet approaches. She is passionate about helping athletes build positive relationships with food, body and movement.

Katie is also a previous National champion over 800m and still enjoys competing.

Instagram - @thenondietsportsnutritionist 

Email - nondietsportsnutrition@gmail.com

 

 

  • 9th July: Woman in Sport Matter: A new perspective on women in sport, highlighting the opportunities and the challenges. Presented by Órna Murray.

Presenter Bio:

Órna Murray Founder of Your Health Psychology (a social enterprise focused on helping people understand and work with their bodies).M.Sc in Health Psychology, BA Applied Psychology.

Former international Cross Country athlete & National Cross Country Champion. 

Instagram - @yourhealthpsychology

Email - orna@yourhealthpsychology.ie

Website - www.yourhealthpsychology.ie

 

More webinars to be announced over the comings days.

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