Coach on the Coach is a series of Professional Development webinars for coaches, not fencing specific, but information ALL Professional Coaches will benefit from.
To view the 1st 3 sessions – Click Here
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1. Georgie Buckley filmed 9th September 2020
Georgie is an Accredited Practicing Dietitian with a wealth of knowledge in the wellbeing of current and former athletes. She believes athletes must be considered as humans foremost, when exploring their nutritional goals, and overall wellbeing. Georgie is currently a PhD Candidate at Swinburne University of Technology and is studying disordered eating and body image, in both current, and former athletes.
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2. Dr Bianca Share filmed 16th September 2020
Bianca is an accredited Exercise Scientist and a Lecturer in the School of Behavioral
and Health Sciences at Australian Catholic University (ACU). Bianca teaches
physiology, nutrition, and exercise testing & prescription to undergraduate students
studying Exercise Science. In 2015 Bianca graduated with her PhD in the field of
cardiovascular health in young women. In January this year Bianca conducted a
research study at the Ultimate Fencing Camp (UFC8) investigating fitness variables and
the hydration status of fencers. Bianca has been fencing at VRI Fencing Club with Gerry
3. Dr Lee Naylor filmed 7th October 2020
Having completed a PhD in the Department of Medicine at Melbourne University in
2000, Lee’s PhD investigated the pathophysiology of a number of mental illnesses. Dr
Naylor researched her studies at the Mental Health Research Institute of Victoria with
her findings being published in many International journals and delivered at many
Lee has a particular passion for encouraging a healthy body and healthy mind, being a
two time Olympic track and field athlete, Commonwealth Games Gold medalist and
World Championships Bronze medalist, competing in the 400m and 4 x 400m relay,
alongside her training partner Cathy Freeman during 1990-2000.
A highly knowledgeable, motivating and engaging presenter, Dr Naylor is regularly
sought to speak at conferences and workplace events across a range of topics with 25
years industry experience in the health and well-being sector.
4. ‘Absolute’s’ Ben Andrews (Exercise Scientist) & Ashley Gudgeon (Osteopath) – recorded Mon 22/11/2021
As part of Fencing Victoria’s ‘Coach on the Couch’ Series, we are excited to present ‘Returning to Performance, Load Management and Minimising Injury Risk.’
This session joins ‘Absolute’s’ Ben Andrews (Exercise Scientist) & Ashley Gudgeon (Osteopath) to discuss all things returning to performance, load management and minimising injury risk.” (Click Here)