SSK Ilirija, Slovenia TJ Dukla Frenstat, Czech Republic Klub Priatelov Skoku na Lyziach Banska Bystrica, Slovakia Team 11, Slovenia Zavod Didona, Slovenia
Aims of the Project:
- Exchange of best practices, enhanced international cooperation, development of a transnational network of clubs - Increased skills and competences of coaches and staff, improved work with young athletes - Protecting young athletes from dangers, dual careers - Social inclusion and Equal opportunities in Sport - Intercultural cooperation, focus on common European values
Project Partners are organizing three international training camps for all three clubs. - Athletes will train together, participate in educational modules, address the issues pertaining to their sport and to their careers, develop intercultural skills and benefit from an international set of coaches and staff. - Coaches and staff will cooperate in trainings, learn from each other and exchange methods, approaches and best practices. - Clubs will develop a lasting cooperation on an international level.
A team of experts of Team 11 will develop special educational modules for athletes and coaches. Focus will be on protecting the young athletes from dangers in professional sport, with a special focus on dual careers. Modules will include psychological support, healthy eating habits and proper phisiology approaches. At the end of the project, developed educational modules will be published as an open source document, avaulable for further use in professional or grassroots sport.
6th - 9th August: Banska Bystrica, Slovakia Meeting topic and educational modules: Psychology in professional sport and dual careers
12th - 15th August: Frenštat, Czech Republic Meeting topic and educational modules: Nutrition and dangers of physical enhancement drugs (doping)
6th - 9th September: Ljubljana, Slovenia Meeting topic and educational modules: Marketing and media presence in professional sport