Coaching

Sinclair BC Junior Open report

The only restriction on this very young competition was that no player who had played in senior leagues could take part. It was played on a beautiful morning on a superb green along with perfect administration which made this format the basis of something to be encouraged and carried on. This was the idea of Brenda Slingo the Sinclair coach, …

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Coaching Assessment 13.9.15

On Sunday 13th September a coach assessment session was carried out at Cae Glas Park, Oswestry. The session followed a course of coach training held previously at Oswestry. All the four bowlers being assessed were successful in obtaining the standard required to become a Shropshire level 1 Coach. Also present was a candidate who due to ill health was unable …

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Cae Glass coach training lesson. 29.8.15

On Saturday 29 August Peter Carter and Fred Brazendale were on their travels again. This time to Oswestry, Cae Glas Park. They held a session of coach training with four Oswestry bowlers. The coach training was in preparation for these bowlers to take the level one coaches assessment next month. If they are successful that will mean four more qualified …

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Coaching and Development. “What do you do?”

Having a drink following a coaching session a newcomer asked me What do you do? I  tried to explain, but it might appear better if I write it down. My title is that of COUNTY DEVELOPMENT OFFICER responsible to SCGBA. The word development means shape/mold to do this in bowls means coaching for everyone. Today this means protection a DBS …

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Coaching at Severnside BC 30.5.15

The sun shines on a coaching session  Sabrina worked her magic in Shrewsbury on Saturday and ensured that the sun was shinning at Severnside Bowling Club. Four Shropshire coaches, Peter Carter, Fred Brazendale, Pauline Wilson and Brenda Slingo ran a coaching session on Saturday 30th May. There were about 30 bowlers in attendance that commended the coaches and had a …

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Coaching Session at Baschurch 16.5.15

On Saturday morning 16th of May three Shropshire coaches, Peter Carter, Fred Brazendale and Julie Thorburn attended Baschurch Bowling Club for a coaching session. The session was attended by 18 bowlers, 6 of them being Juniors.The weather was good to the group with sun shining although the wind was a little keen. The session was a great success with all …

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Coaching BCGBA guidelines

For guideline on coaching please click the link below: <BCGBA COACHING INFO06042015> If interested contact your local Development Officer Peter Carter: 01952 813362 Email: p.carter077@btinternet.com

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SCGBDCC January 2015 Newsletter

Shropshire Crown Green Bowling Development and Coaching Committee Newsletter: Issue 1 January 2015  Welcome to the first issue of the development newsletter, which is a further attempt to communicate with the bowling community in Shropshire. Why? Because communication of all the different facets of our work is essential to the smooth running and quality of what we do and we …

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Coaching Day at Shifnal

A very successful coaching day at Shifnal BC. Peter and Dave introduced new coaches to level one, they will finish their training on the 5th of July with the 'on free' assessment. Fred ran a course on camera coaching and Shifnal now has two more camera coaches and will be able to put their equipment to good use. At the …

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Shropshire Crown Green Bowling Development and Coaching Committee

Last month a group of crown green bowling coaches from Shropshire had a meeting. The main aim of this meeting was to discuss and form a formal grouping of Shropshire Coaches.There were about twenty five coaches in attendance plus the Chairman of SCGBA Barry Jennings and also the Chairman of the British Crown Green Coaching Association Alan Tizard. After a …

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