FIG Second series of online education seminars launches

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15 October 2020. The FIG Education Commission launches a second series of online seminars starting this Friday and offering fresh insights into a broad range of areas of coach education. There will be seven seminars in all, each of them broadcast on a Friday on the FIG Education YouTube channel across a nine-week period.

This new programme, which will run between 16 October and 11 December 2020, follows on from the success of the initial series of four seminars and two webinars which was staged in June and July.

Please subscribe to FIG Education YouTube Channel to receive automatic alerts in order not to miss anything. The seminars will go out on Friday at 10am (CET).

The full programme of seminars is as follows:


  • 16 October, 10:00 am (CET)

Seminar: Gymnastics, everyone can participate

Keynote: Margaret Sikkens Ahlquist (SWE)

  • 30 October, 10:00 am (CET)

Seminar: We must be gymnast centered

Keynote: Hardy Fink (CAN)

Education Commission: Tseko Mogotsi (RSA)

  • 13 November, 10:00 am (CET)

Seminar: Understanding twisting during saltos

Keynote: Fred Yeadon (GBR)

Education Commission: Hardy Fink (CAN)

  • 20 November, 10:00 am (CET)

Seminar: How clubs can develop and supervise Parkour?

Keynote: Charles Perrière (FRA)

Keynote: Nicolas Fischer (SUI)

  • 27 November, 10:00 am (CET)

Seminar: Enhancing mental and physical abilities of trampolinists

Keynote: Christophe Lambert (FRA)

Keynote: Michael Kuhn (GER)

Education Commission: Tseko Mogotsi (RSA)

  • 4 December, 10:00 am (CET)

Seminar: Understanding forces in Gymnastics

Keynote: Ludwig Schweizer (GER)

Education Commission: Marco Bortoleto (BRA)

  • 11 December, 10 :00 am (CET)

Seminar: The perception of complex movements

Keynote: Alexandra Pizzera (GRE)

Guest: Fabian Hambuechen (GER)

Education Commission: Jani Tanskanen (FIN)