Coaching Reports

Coaching Report June 2017

Written by Ted Eadie on .

 Coaching Report for June 2017 (Written by Chris Connolly).

Perth Grammar School 

I have had another very interesting conversation with david paul at the grammar school. 

He has intimated that as soon as the schools go back he will arrange a meeting with the head of science and also head of support within the school to look at ways we can offer some after school coaching and also roll out our beginners course to interested pupils. 

Duke Of Edinburgh

Coaching Report May 2017

Written by Ted Eadie on .

As PDAA members will know, PDAA has two certified coaches, Chris Connolly, Level 2, and John Cook, Level 1, both working very hard to build up a reputation and becoming involved in coaching young people in the art of angling. The following was a report Chris wrote for a recent committee meeting. Also in the pipeline is a dedicated page for coaching news. 

PDAA Coaching Feb 2017

Written by Ted Eadie on .

At the recent PDAA committee meeting the topic of coaching was raised, and although it is generally appreciated that most members are competent salmon angler's, there may be some, who have only joined PDAA, and may appreciate some one to one assistance to get going. PDAA has a dedicated coaching officer, who generally coaches youth club members etc, but also would be willing to assist anyone to progress to the dizzy heights of a competent salmon angler. Chris was aked to write an article on coaching and produced the following :- 

PDAA Coaching Session June 18th 2016

Written by Ted Eadie on .

PDAA coaches Chris Connolly and John Cook will be holding an 'on the water', coaching session at Willowgate Trout Fishery, for St.John's church youth club. This is the second group from the youth club to do this.

PDAA coaching June 2016

Written by Ted Eadie on .

PDAA coaches Chris Connolly and John Cook, will be starting the second coaching course, for St.John's RC church youth club tomorrow evening, Wednesday 1st June , followed by Wednesday 8th June and Wednesday 15th June, all indoor sessions, at the church hall. An 'on the water',session will take place at Willowgate Trout Fishery on Saturday 18th June. As with the previous session at Willowgate, on Saturday 18th,  any PDAA volunteers, to assist with training would be appreciated, as a one to one mentoring system is the best way forward for beginners.

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