Sep
23
to Sep 24

NCCP Stage 1 Competition Stream

  • Athabasca Regional Multiplex (map)
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Registration Form

N.C.C.P. STAGE I COMPETITION STREAM FOR

OLYMPIC STYLE WEIGHTLIFTING

September 23-24 – 9:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M.  

Athabasca Regional Multiplex - #2 University Drive, Athabasca, AB

NOTE: This is an N.C.C.P. Stage I Competition Stream course for anyone interested in coaching the Olympic Weightlifting movements or preparing lifters for competition. Participants will be learning the Olympic movements by taking part in actual training and assistance exercises, so dress appropriately. Registration includes the cost of the coaching reference manual, workbook, PowerPoint presentation and other handouts.

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Jul
8
10:00am10:00am

2017 AWA AGM

The 2017 AGM will be held on Saturday July 8 at 10:00 at the Red Deer Radisson hotel 6500 – 67 St. Red Deer.

Executive positions up for election this year are as follows:

  • President
  • VP Admin  
  • Secretary

Please submit any nominations for these positions to the AWA secretary at secretary@albertaweightlifting.com by July 1.

Meeting Agenda

- The meeting agenda will be sent out by July 1. Any items to be brought forward by the membership must be submitted to the AWA secretary at secretary@albertaweightlifting.com prior to this date.

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May
13
to May 14

NCCP Competition Stream

  • Peak Power Sport Development (map)
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Registration Form

N.C.C.P. STAGE I COMPETITION STREAM FOR

OLYMPIC STYLE WEIGHTLIFTING

May 13th & 14th – 9:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M.  

PEAK POWER SPORT DEVELOPMENT: 1301- 16th Ave NW, Calgary, AB,

NOTE: This is an N.C.C.P. Stage I Competition Stream course for anyone interested in coaching the Olympic Weightlifting movements or preparing lifters for competition. Participants will be learning the Olympic movements by taking part in actual training and assistance exercises, so dress appropriately. Registration includes the cost of the coaching reference manual, workbook, PowerPoint presentation and other handouts.

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Nov
19
to Nov 20

N.C.C.P. STAGE I COMPETITION STREAM FOR OLYMPIC WEIGHTLIFTING

To register complete and submit the Registration Form. Registration deadline is November 16, 2016. Minimum 8 registrants.

 N.C.C.P. STAGE I COMPETITION STREAM FOR

OLYMPIC STYLE WEIGHTLIFTING   

November 19 & 20 – 9:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M.  

Power Plus - 8649 Coronet Rd. Edmonton, AB

NOTE: This is an N.C.C.P. Stage I Competition Stream course for anyone interested in coaching the Olympic Weightlifting movements or preparing lifters for competition. Participants will be learning the Olympic movements by taking part in actual training and assistance exercises, so dress appropriately. Registration includes the cost of the coaching reference manual, workbook, PowerPoint presentation and other handouts.

Course Conductor:    Larry Mather - N.C.C.P. Level III Certification

 

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Aug
27
9:00am 9:00am

Farmstrong Athletics Bull Pen Championship Series

For complete details and registration link see the Farmstrong webpage.  Registration ends August 17, 2016.

The Bull Pen Championship Series
Farm Strong Athletics is proud to present The Bull Pen Championship Series, starting August 27, 2016, at a soon to be announced Edmonton, Alberta venue.

This will be the first of three Olympic Weightlifting contests, for youth and junior athletes, ranging from ages 9 to 20 years of age. The goal of this series is to encourage young athletes to try the sport of Weightlifting, and provide more competitions for existing junior and youth athletes to compete against their peers.

These contests will be open to all male and female athletes that fall in the above mentioned age range, and the athletes will compete in the categories specified in the IWF rules, according to their bodyweight. http://www.iwf.net/weightlifting_/participants/

Body Weight Categories for Youth and Junior men:

50kg, 56kg, 62kg, 69kg, 77kg, 85kg, 94kg, 105kg, +105kg

Body Weight Categories for Youth and Junior Women:

44kg, 48kg, 53kg, 58kg, 63kg, 69kg, 75kg, +75kg

Each contest in the series will award the top 3 athletes in each weight category, as well as award the best male and female lifters from the contest.

At the end of the three contest series, awards will be given, and overall champions will be declared.  More info on this to be released in coming weeks.

ALL athletes will also be required to register with the Alberta Weightlifting Association (AWA), AWA memberships for youth and junior age athletes are free for the first year, and athletes can register for their free memberships at: http://www.albertaweightlifting.com/awa-membership/

As these meets are to encourage and promote the sport of Weightlifting, coaches will be allowed to choose the barbell they would like their young athlete to use in the contest.

Barbells to be used will ether be 5kg, 10kg, 15kg, or 20kg in weight.

The minimum opening attempt weight will be 10kg, and the 5kg bar will be switched out after the weight has exceeded 19kg.

Registration for the August 27, 2016 contest is now open, and the deadline to enter will be August 17. Registration fee: $25+tax

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Aug
6
to Aug 7

Calgary NCCP Weightlifting Clinic

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Competition Introduction NCCP Weightlifting Clinic

The purpose of the clinic is to develop the coaching skills to become a weightlifting coach. 

In order to start the training process to become certified, the individual will need to participate in three modules:

1.  Analyze Performance - understanding error detection and corrections for technical skills of the weightlifter
2.  Support the Athletes in Training - understanding of what is needed to develop a safe and organized practice plan for a weightlifter
3.  Support the Competitive Experience - understanding of how a competition is organized and how to assist your weightlifter through their competition   

Date: August 6 & 7
Time: 9:00 - 5:00
Cost: $300 + GST
Location: Peak Power Sport Development Training Facility (SAIT Campus)

 

Thanks,

 

Michael Souster

 

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Jul
16
10:00am10:00am

2016 AWA AGM

  • Red Deer Radisson hotel (Cascades West room) (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

This year’s AGM will be held on Saturday July 16 at 10:00 at the Red Deer Radisson hotel (Cascades West room) at 6500 – 67 St. Red Deer.

Executive positions up for election this year are as follows:

  • Secretary (a one-year term)
  • Treasurer (a two-year term)
  • VP Admin (a two-year term)

The nominating committee for these positions is:

Please submit any nominations for these positions to any member of the nominating committee by July 9.

Please review the attached Policy and Procedures Manual which has been under development for the past year prior to the meeting. There has been a significant amount of work on this and this requires your input for review and approval.

The meeting agenda will be sent out by July 9. Any items to be brought forward by the membership must be submitted to the AWA secretary at secretary@albertaweightlifting.com prior to this date.

Thank you.

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NCCP Stage 1 Competition Stream
Apr
30
to May 1

NCCP Stage 1 Competition Stream

  • Athabasca Regional Multiplex (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS


N.C.C.P. STAGE I COMPETITION STREAM FOR OLYMPIC STYLE WEIGHTLIFTING

April 30th & May 1st – 9:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M.   

 This is an N.C.C.P. Stage I Competition Stream course for anyone interested in teaching the Olympic Weightlifting movements. Participant will learning the Olympic movements by taking part in actual training and assistance exercises, so dress appropriately and bring a notebook. Registration includes the cost of the manuals, workbook and an Alberta Weightlifting Association associate membership (for non-members).

Registration deadline is April 20, 2016.  A maximum of twelve participants will be allowed in this course to ensure adequate equipment and hands on instruction.

Course Conductor: Michael Mountford


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