Arafura Games: Free Public Sports Seminars

As part of the Arafura Games’ ongoing commitment to sharing knowledge, there will be opportunities again this year for coaches, sports administrators, officials and other support staff to exchange and share information.

The sharing knowledge components of the 2011 Arafura Games will include a ‘Seminar Series’, sports specific workshops and an International Paralympic Classifier course.
The Seminar Series will be held from Monday 9 May to Friday 13 May at Arafura Central, Marrara Sports Complex.
All sessions are free for participants and the general public.
For further information see the below program.

Tuesday 10 May

9-10AM – Nutrition Presenter – Gerard Wong (Sports Nutritionist)
10-11AM – Hydration Presenter – Tadek Rudz (Northern Territory Institute of Sport)
11-12PM – Adapted Sports Presenter – Chris Nunn (Australian Paralympic Committee)
4-5PM – Self Management Presenter – Karen Schneider (Sports Medicine Northern Territory)
5-6PM – Good Sports Presentation – Murray MacAllister (Good Sports)

Wednesday 11 May

9-10AM – Basic Taping Presenter – (Sports Medicine Northern Territory)
10-11AM -Basic Taping Presenter – (Sports Medicine Northern Territory)
11-12PM -Specificity and Training Presenter – Ian Heazlewood (Charles Darwin University)
4-5PM Australian Sports System Presenter: Gordon Clarke (Northern Territory Institute of Sport)

Thursday 12 May

9-10AM – Indigenous Sports Program Presenter – Anthony Castro (Northern Sport and Recreation)
10-11AM – Trade Opportunities in the NT Presenter – Northern Territory Government – Asian Relations
11-12PM Blood Rules in Sport (HIV/AIDS) Presenter – (Sports Medicine Northern Territory)
4-5PM – Injury Recovery Presenters – Robbie McCullagh and Liam Johnson (Exercise and Sports Science Australia)

Friday 13 May

9 – 12PM – Northern Territory Institute of Sport – OPEN DAY