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  • Promoting online community

    Monday 15 November 2010

    Hi Everyone,

    As I wrote in the previous blog, Slovenia coach conference was held. All Slovenian coaches spend an interesting weekend, educating about special topics, related to coaching. Some coaches of Slovenia's top athletes prepared a short presentation about the methods of training. So, I was really happy to be a part of this…

    I was invited to write an article for the Slovenia coach federation conference and do a presentation about young people in athletics, related with some other aspects in athletics, then coaching. I strongly believe, that athletics has many aspects; coaching, judging, marketing and management, competition ...

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  • Hello Everyone

    Thursday 11 November 2010

    Dear Friends,

    I am Kreete Pruul from Estonia and athletics has been my passion since I was a little girl. Last winter I applied as a volunteer for the European Athletics Championships. In May I had an interview in Barcelona and they offered me to work for the UNESCO Young Leaders Forum as a Team Leader. Of course I grabbed this opportunity and I must say that it was one of the best experiences in my life.

    Our responsibility was to make sure that all the participants were feeling good and enjoying the forum and I think we all had ...

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  • I need your feedback

    Wednesday 10 November 2010

    We had a meeting again about the community yesterday. We analyzed each section of the website and discussed which features should remain, be deleted and added. We discussed all afternoon, sticking ideas on the wall and analyzing them. I think that we ended up where we wanted. We now just have to wait for the technical implementation. Like I already said, it should be ready for the beginning of the year 2011.

    One thing that we are thinking of creating is a User Generated News. Each one of you could have access to it. You could write news stories about ...

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