This presentation will cover and review the basic methods for how to organize training for both the shot put and discus events.
It will be conducted in the English language.
Target Group: Coaches of all levels (youth, junior and senior).
Don Babbitt is currently the Associate Head Track & Field Coach at the University of Georgia, and has served in this role for the past 27 years. He has also been the CECS Editor for the throwing events for World Athletics since 2010.
As a coach he had guided 58 athletes in major international competitions in all four throwing disciplines. These athletes have gone on to win 22 medals.
The most notable of these athletes are 2004 Olympic Shot Put Champion, Adam Nelson, and 2007 World Outdoor Shot Put Champion, Reese Hoffa.