Open Academy

Physical preparation and lifestyle support for athlete-coach pairs

Open Academy Reports

Look back at the schedules for previous Open Academy days.

Successful Throws Squad Launch

Successful Throws Squad Launch The first of the 2018-19 Athletics NI Event Group Throws Squads took place on Sunday 19th November at Ulster University's Jordanstown Campus.  The day was attended by twenty-four athletes and many of their coaches.  Coaches participated...

Reflections on Athletics NI’s First Open Academy Squad

Athletics NI's first Open Academy Squad day ran at Ulster University on 16th October, 2016 and attracted 16 coach-athlete pairs.  Open Academy gives aspiring athletes between the ages of 15 & 19 years old, and their coaches, a chance to experience the core...

Open Academy Launch

Athletics Northern Ireland’s Coach Development and Physical Preparation Lead Laura Kerr has released details of Athletics NI’s new ‘Open Academy.’ Open Academy days will give any aspiring athlete between the age of 15 & 19 years old, and their coach, a chance to...