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