When Spartan Acanthus won the footrace at the 720BCE Olympics he dedicated his sporting prowess to his coach, Pausanias, who trained his child prodigy by having Acanthus squash Kalamata olives placed at uneven intervals along the road. Learn contemporary sport training techniques with today's deal: $36 for a two hour training session on how to teach sport to kids with Teachers in Sport ($75 value).
Athletic enthusiasts determined to inspire the next generation of Aussie sporting superstars will benefit significantly from the skills and experience gained in this two hour instructive session. Each session is held with a maximum of 12 other teachers focusing on one sport where games, exercises and drills are discussed and practised. Teachers in Sport cover all the major Australian sports including tennis, cricket, AFL, basketball, baseball, soccer, netball, rugby and swatting mossies.
Accredited by the NSW Institute of Teachers, Teachers in Sport have been preparing coaches for the past three years in Australia and adhere to the requirements of the NSW education curriculum. The trainers are either qualified physical education teachers or experts in their respective sport.
Local parks in Sydney CBD, North Sydney, Northern Beaches and the Hills District provide the perfect setting for the training, where bats, possums and cockatoos often fulfil the spectator role. Upon redemption of this deal, Teachers in Sport will advise the most convenient location depending on the desired sport.