Open to Change?

Introduction I had two excellent opportunities to think about openness and change today. First up, I received a link to Harold Jarche's review post of David Price's Open: How we’ll work...

IASI 2011: Morning Session Day 3

The IASI 2011 Workshop concluded this morning in Leipzig. The final session started with a guided tour of the very impressive Institut für Angewandte Trainingswissenschaft (IAT). I was fascinated...

Insights for Coaches from Learning Design

I have just returned from Bradys Lake in Tasmania. I was there for a canoe slalom race that was part of the selection process for the Australian canoe slalom team. Every...

Using Video To Promote Canoe Slalom

The 2011 Australian Canoe Slalom Open has started at the Penrith Whitewater Stadium. Australian Canoeing work with Sportscene to provide a video service to the canoe slalom community in...

Judging Canoe Slalom Gates: Mangahao 2011

The 2011 Oceania Canoe Slalom Championships are being held at the Mangahao Whitewater Park in New Zealand. The qualification course on Saturday had two sections of gates that challenged...

The Occupational Culture of the Performance Analyst: Providing a Video Service

In the last couple of weeks I have been discussing an Honours' project with a student at the University of Canberra. I have been encouraging him to think about...

World Masters' Games 2009: Canoe Slalom

I had the great good fortune to be involved in the World Masters' Games canoe slalom event at the Penrith Whitewater Stadium on 15 October. This was a trailer for...

Judging Canoe Slalom 2009

This blog post brings together three earlier blog posts about judging gates in canoe slalom with the 2009 ICF rules. Video 1 This is a brief video to support the training...

Judging C1M Quiz

Following on from the earlier posts about Judging Canoe Slalom, here is a short test of C1M judging. The video was taken from the top bridge at the Penrith Whitewater...

Judging Canoe Slalom: 2009 Gates (Part Two)

This is a companion post to an earlier blog post about Judging Canoe Slalom. The video was filmed at the Penrith Whitewater Stadium in July 2009 at the Selection...