IAAF Regional Development Centre Moscow

The IAAF CECS Level I lecturers’ and the IAAF/Nestle lecturers’ Course for Kids’ Athletics

 The IAAF CECS Level I lecturers’ and the IAAF/Nestle lecturers’ Course for Kids’ Athletics


    The Course was held in Tbilisi, GEO in the period of May 29 – June 2, 2014.
    The Course was attended by 14 participants (11 men and 3 women) from 11 countries: Albania, Armenia, Austria, Bosnia Herzegovina, Czech Republic (2), Great Britain & NI, Georgia,  Montenegro, Poland, Portugal, Serbia (2),  Ukraine.
     Mr. Gunter Lange, Senior Manager of IAAF Development & Member Relations Department, was moderating the Course. 
     In addition to theoretical presentations by the Moderator of the Course and practical sessions, an IAAF/ Nestle “Kids’ Athletics” competition was held with 48 boys and girls participating at the age of 8-10 who train in different sports. 


    All participants of the Course organized practical and theoretical presentations and had to sit for the written exam. As per results of the exam 7 participants received a certificate “IAAF CECS Lecturer Level I», and 7 participants received a certificate “IAAF /Nestle Lecturer” on the program “Kids’ Athletics”.
     During individual interviews with the participants the moderators of the Course allocated individual tasks to each participant (taking into consideration his/her job) based on the promotion of Kids’ and Youth Athletics Programs in their respective countries.


     All participants of the Course have positively assessed the program and the organization of the Course. Participants were provided with required materials in the electronic format and with books and brochures.