Leaders in Athletic Development Programme 2020

We are excited to bring back our Future Leaders programme for our 2020 Conference programme under the new banner ‘Leaders in Athletic Development’.

At our flagship events we offer both up and coming and established practitioners the opportunity to put themselves forward to share their work alongside our World Class line ups of presenters from the field of Strength & Conditioning.

Previous presenters have included: Shayne Murphy (Man City FC), Kevin Paxton (Leicester City FC), Tom Rusga (EIS), John Radnor (Cardiff Metropolitan Uni), Rich Clarke (University of Birmingham) and Nico Kolokythas (Elmhurst School of Ballet).

Successful applicants will be invited to enjoy the full weekend conference with us and will have 30 minutes to present during the weekend.

What we are looking for?

  • Female coaches/researchers working in the field of S&C/LTAD
  • Coaches working at the coal face of Youth S&C/LTAD in schools/private facilities/academies/centres of excellence.
  • Researchers blazing a trail in adolescent populations to help us better understand our young athletes.

How to apply…

You can submit an application for yourself or nominate a colleague to present in the Leaders in Athletic Development programme.

Just make sure you/they are available and prepared to present on the weekend of the event in your region:

🇺🇸Child To Champion USA – Athletic Lab, North Carolina 14/3 – 15/3
🇬🇧Child To Champion UK – Hartpury Uni, Gloucestershire 30/5 – 31/5
🇦🇺Child To Champion Australia – GWS Giants, Sydney 20/6 – 21/6

  • Your name/Nominees Name
  • State the event your are applying to present at
  • Career Bio
  • Proposed Talk Title
  • A Brief Overview of the Talk

Please note applicants are responsible for their own transport & accommodation costs.


UK & AUSTRALIA: 15th March 2020