BWSW Coaching Conference 2019

7 January 2019

BWSW Coaching Conference 2019 to be held at the Quays Wake & Ski on Monday 29th April for coaches, instructors and operators sponsored by O'Brien Watersports and Midlands Nautique 

Early Bird Options & Discounted Booking Available

… for coaches, instructors and operators

… sponsored by O’Brien Water Sports and Midlands Nautique

 Morning Agenda:

 09.00am:             Coffee, Registration and Exhibits
10.00am:              Welcome
10.15am:              Future of BWSW Coaching by Rod Beattie – senior coach trainer/assessor


11.00am:              Barefoot Basics with Rod Beattie: The complete step-by-step guide to coaching a complete beginner barefoot lesson.

Wakeboard Basics with Matt Crowhurst: Common faults, fixes and the breakdown of basics for both boat and wake park riding.

The Making of a Water Sports Park: Are you making the most of your water sports park? This workshop will offer a guide to optimising your water space and potential revenue with additional facilities.

 1.00pm:                LUNCH AND EXHIBITS

Afternoon Agenda:

 2.00pm:                Guest Keynote Speaker – TBC

We will be securing an extremely high profile athlete from outside the towable water sports world, with an incredible story, insights and thoughts on how you can increase the numbers at both grassroots and elite level participation.

 2.45pm:                COFFEE/TEA BREAK


Kneeboarding basics with [TBC]: From techniques on getting young children on the water in the safest way to all ages learning their first basic tricks.

Airtime with Lee Debuse: The safest, easiest and most effective coaching methods for getting a rider to grips with wake jumps.

How to handle a boat right with [TBC]: The foundations of great driving for all disciplines will be demonstrated as well as quick tips, safest operating procedures/guidelines and some little known techniques to ensure the rider or skier has the safest, most effective and fun time on the water possible.

 5.00pm:                CONFERENCE CLOSE

5.30pm:                Waterskiing, wakeboarding, surfing and straight line cable sessions available with Quays Wake & Ski

 Confirmed Exhibitors:

O’Brien Watersports

Midlands Nautique

Bb’ Talkin - Action Sports Intercom

Obrien    Midlands