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MWFA DEVELOPING MORE COACH EDUCATORS

MWFA recently ran a workshop for coaching course presenters in the association. Attendees included current and prospective course presenters, CCCs from several clubs, and most coaches involved in the Future Coaches Program. The content covered on the nigh

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MWFA COACH WORKSHOPS REACH HUNDREDS OF COACHES

With more than 400 coaches attending official coaching courses in MWFA this year, 2019 was a very successful season for coach development. As both a compliment to official coaching courses, and as a way to support, capture and encourage more coaches to un

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C-LICENCE COURSE AT CROMER PARK A GREAT SUCCESS

22 candidates attended the recent FFA C-Licence coaching course held at Cromer Park, to add to the 23 coaches who completed the same course back in February this year. The majority of participants were from within MWFA, with a good spread across several c

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FUTURE COACHES PROGRAM APPLICATIONS CLOSE SOON

Applications for the 2019 MWFA Future Coaches Program close soon. This is a 12-month mentoring program designed to identify, develop and reward aspiring football coaches.   Lachlan Panetta was a participant in the 2018 program and is now working for

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COACHING WORKSHOP: PRE-SEASON TRAINING

What is the best way to develop fitness during the pre-season? Is it endurance running, sprints, gym work, or something else? How can you also develop teamwork and skill at the same time though? And how can you achieve all of this with limited sessions? D

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OFF-SEASON COACHING COURSES AVAILABLE

MWFA is pleased to announce two new Community Coaching Courses for coaches and parents keen to complete these certificates over the summer. As usual, we will be running a flexible 14-hour program for Skill Training and Game Training Certificates, which in

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2019 FEMALE SCHOLARSHIP WINNERS ANNOUNCED

MWFA are excited to announce that Sharna Barras and Catriona Ormond have been awarded the Female Coaching Scholarship for 2019. This scholarship program is offered as part of the MWFAs commitment to increasing the number of female coaches on the Northern

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