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
- Education for coaches, improvement of skills, exchange of methods and practices - Education for athletes, raising awareness on potential dangers and relevant issues, long-term planning and wholesome approach - Establishing cooperation between our clubs, enhancing international cooperation and capacities of clubs - Strengthening connections with local communities, raising awareness and promotion of sport and healthy lifestyle - Intercultural exchange and common European values, social inclusion and equal opportunities
Project Partners have organized 3 international training camps. Each time all partner clubs trained together for 4 days, got to know each other and established connections. There was a lot of formal and informal learning, athletes and coaches participated in joint educational activities and learned from and about each other, as well as of various conditions in our countries.
Camps consisted of education for athletes and coaches, joint trainings, job-shadowing, discussions, exchange of methods and approaches, addressing common issues, looking for best practices. Athletes trained together, developed their intercultural skills, met their peers form other European countries and widened their perspectives on many issues. Clubs have established cooperation on international level and increased their capacities for operating on international level.
Education was implemented in 3 modules: 1) Marketing and media presence 2) Nutrition and dangers of physical enhancement drugs (doping) 3) Psychology in sport and Dual careers of athletes
1) Training camp in Banska Bystrica, Slovakia (6th - 9th August) Meeting topic and educational modules: Marketing and media presence in professional sport 2) Training camp in Frenštat, Czech Republic (12th - 15th August) Meeting topic and educational modules: Nutrition and dangers of physical enhancement drugs (doping) 3) Training camp in Planica and Ljubljana, Slovenia (6th - 9th September) Meeting topic and educational modules: Psychology in professional sport and dual careers