WPA partners with Born 2 Be Elite for Invitational Tryouts
June 13, 2019  

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Western Province Athletics, in partnership with Born 2 Be Elite, which is headed up by  former USA Track & Field Olympian, Sharrieffa Barksdale, are hosting a development programme aimed at enhancing coaching aspects combined with athlete participation on Saturday, 15 June from 9am until 1pm.

Born 2 Be Elite, which has a vision to build a long-term programme that creates an international “speed” community, identified South Africa, as  the initial focus area for the initiative. 

The aim is to develop -  Communities - Athletes - Coaches - Resources & Infrastructure

The long-term programme is to cultivate grassroots sports programmes in community hubs, as well as developing an elite squad. 

The programme intends to provide a platform to achieve highest level of excellence through the latest technology, high performance support from Global Sport Management & Events Group, world class knowledge from 3 x Olympic gold medalist Justin Gatlin & Olympian and former American record holder Sharrieffa Barksdale. 

If you need further information regarding the programme please visit www.born2beelite.com

 

Picture courtesy of Born2beelite