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Hammer: Preparation for Major Championships (Part 2)

Dave Smith presents in Loughborough on his ideas about preparing for major championships. His experiences are predominantly with Junior athletes but he presents his holistic approach to preparation for big competitions and how he plans the overall training year.

Dave Smith is a retired Great Britain hammer thrower born in Kingston upon Hull. He represented the United Kingdom in the men’s hammer throw event at the 1988 Summer Olympics in Seoul. More recently, Dave coached his son Alex to the Olympic final in London where he beat his fathers’ Olympic record.

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Hammer: Preparation for Major Championships (Part 1)

  • Uploaded: 20.04.2014
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