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Body Focus Course Encourages Children's Understanding of How Their Bodies Function
YOUNG BODY FOCUS (UK) LTD will launch their Sport Specific Courses next week designed to encourage children to understand how their own bodies function, during playing a sport (general or competition level), or during everyday lifestyle.
During the five week course, the children will be using the latest high technology equipment throughout the course, which will allow BodyFocus(UK)Ltd to continuously assess the child’s
The course will also have little talks at the end of each session, in which they will learn about muscles, bones, stretching, and of course food and drink/diet. Due to the continuous testing and the fun games combined into the course, it will allow the child to find out what sports suits them. The course will also allow the child to feel more confident with sport, and most importantly allow the child to realise that there are many sports available for them to enjoy.
BodyFocus (UK) Ltd feel it is the utmost importance that each child is monitored thoroughly during performing the functional skills, and a record of their performance will be kept in their own personal log book.
By the end of the course the child will have completed all these factors including the running style and techniques. The Therapist will help the child to improve their running style; arm action, running stride, the start, throughout the race, and breathing techniques. This will all help increase their speed.
During the course, the Therapist will carefully assess the child’s level of balance and stability and teach the child about posture. Once they have an understanding of the
YOUNG BODY FOCUS CHILDREN’S SPORTS ACADEMY is run by Caroline Blackburn, BSc (Hons), Dip.FTSP (Sport Therapist, Rehab, Sports Trainer, and YBF) who formed BodyFocus (UK) Ltd. She is an Ex International 400m Hurdler and Bobsleigher. Caroline achieved a BSc (Hons) in Sports Studies, and a Diploma in Sports Injury and Rehabilitation. Caroline has previously worked with the Barbados Football Team and GB Junior Pentathlon Team, and currently works with Rosslyn Rugby Team, and the British Olympic Judo Team.
All the trainers that will be working with the children have been CRB checked and CYQ certified.
April 24, 2007