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July 

Featured Book of the Month:

 COnditioning Young Athletes

Renowned exercise scientist Tudor Bompa provides the latest research, proven programs, and expert advice to improve the athletic performance of young athletes ages 6 to 18. Conditioning Young Athletes offers 182 exercises and 17 programs spanning 14 popular sports, along with coverage of the impact early specialization has on a young athlete’s development. To see more details click here

Head to our book of the month page for more information on how to order with our offered discount.


May 2015 

Featured Book of the Month: 

pacing individual strategies for optimal performances

Pacing: Individual Strategies for Optimal Performance examines the science, strategies, and application of pacing in sports. Coaches, athletes, and students of sport will learn to assess, develop, and implement effective pacing strategies for 13 sports, including running, cycling, triathlon, soccer, and basketball.. To see more details click here

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Coach Alberta’s Annual General Meeting

Tuesday, June 9th, 2015 

If you are interested in attending Coach Alberta’s Annual General Meeting here is all the information:

Date: Tuesday, June 9

Time: Noon

Location: Second Floor Meeting Room,

Alberta Sports Hall of Fame,

#102 – 4200 Hwy 2, Red Deer


April 2015

Featured Book of the Month:

 conditioning to the core

Conditioning to the Core is a complete guide to training the torso for elite athletic performance. Color-coded stability, strength, and power training exercises, programs, and assessments provide all the tools for achieving high-performance goals. Full-color anatomical art and demonstration photos show how to develop the most functional athletic core. To see more details click here

Head to our book of the month page for more information on how to order with our offered discount.


 

2015 Cpg logoanada Winter Games RESULTS!

Team Alberta ended competition at Canada Winter Games in 4th place with 75 medals in total; 14 Gold, 25 Silver and 36 Brozne. Competition took place from February 13th to March 1st in Prince George, BC! Check out the Canada   Winter Games official website for the results page.
You can also follow @GoTeamAB for pictures and updates from the Games.

March 2015

Featured Book of the Month:

periodization training for sports 

Periodization authority Tudor Bompa and strength and conditioning expert Carlo Buzzichelli eliminate the guesswork and establish a clear path to reaching peak physical condition and gaining a competitive edge. Periodization Training for Sports includes programs and training models for 35 sports.. To see more details click here


 

2015 Cpg logoanada Winter Games are well under-way!

Click here for results and to see how Team Alberta is doing in the medal standings!


FREE Coaching Webinars

Led by renowned coaching education expert Dr. Wade Gilbert, Human Kinetics Coach Education is proud to present a series of leadership-focused webinars designed to help coaches understnad how to draw the best out of their athletes and how to build team cohesion.

  1. Putting Athlete’s Interests First for More Powerful Coaching
    Wednesday, February 25, 2015
    1:00 – 2:00 pm EST
    Register now!
  2. Cultivating Mutual Trust and Cohesion on Teams
    Wednesday, March 25, 2015
    1:00 – 2:00 pm EST
    Register now!

February 2015

Featured Book of the Month:

stretching anatomy

Order now and get your Members-only special through HKCanada. Another great membership benefit brought to you by Coach Alberta. Make sure to look at the current and future books of the month under the resources tab on our homepage for more information.

Use code W709 to receive Free Shipping on orders of $25 or more + get 25% off if you sign up for HKRewards (click here to sign up). Good for 1x use only. Offer expires 02/28/2015.


Making Headway in Sport eLearning Module -FREE!

Making Head way in sportCoach.ca is now offering Making Head Way in Sport throughout the country for FREE! This on-line module is an excellent and valuable source of material to receive and further understand important concussion information such as safety and return to play protocols.

If you are currently coaching, have kids of your own participating in sports, or an athlete yourself, we highly recommend you take this on line module. The eLearning series can be found by clicking here.


 Calling All Coaches! 2015 Winter Schedule

new-nccp-stacked_163x71Multi-Sport Competition Modules

The Calling All Coaches! 2015 Winter NCCP Multi-Sport Competition Modules schedule can be found here. Registration information for workshops in both Calgary and Edmonton can be found on the Canadian Sport Institute events page.

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