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Peter Eriksson on Planning and Testing for WC Athletes

Peter Eriksson is the UKA Head Coach for Paralympic Sport and one of the most successful Paralympic coaches of all time.

Eriksson coached athletes have medalled at every Paralympics and World Championships since 1984; 119 times in fact. Before taking up his role with UKA Eriksson had spent over twenty years coaching Canadian wheelchair athletes such as Chantal Petitclerc and Jeff Adams amongst others pro bono. In 2004 Canada named the former international speed skater their coach of the year and in 2008 UKA sought his services to improve Paralympic performance.
In this video Eriksson and Adams discuss training plans and how regular testing can improve athlete development and performance at major championships. 

  • Uploaded: 08.03.2011
  • Duration: 00:53:10
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