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Junior Ilkley Harriers, established 2003

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The coaches who make Junior Ilkley Harriers happen 2016-2017

Shirley
Shirley Wood

Level 2 uk:athletics coach - CIA & Jumps. Level 3 Fell running module. Level 2 Orienteering coach. DBS checked. Sport Emergency Aid with AED (2014). Sportscoach courses: Safeguarding & Protecting children (2014), Introduction to the fundamentals of movement (2011); LTAD (2011). JIH co-ordinator and responsible for community and schools liaison. Former PE Teacher. Main sport is Orienteering - competed for England when younger and is a member of Airienteers. Enjoys running on Ilkley Moor.

Neil
Neil Chapman
Level 2 uk:athletics coach - CIA. Level 3 Fell running module. Sportscoach course: Safeguarding & Protecting children (2012). DBS checked. JIH CRB Verifier and responsible for integrating the older juniors into the senior section. Neil enjoys running all races up to and including Marathons where his PB is 3h 06, London.
Ros
Ros Blackburn
Level 2 uk:athletics coach - CIA. Sportscoach courses: LTAD (2011); Safeguarding & Protecting children. First Aider. JIH welfare Officer. DBS checked. In the past Ros has done a lot of distance running on both roads and terrain.
Malcolm
Malcolm Pickering
Level 2 uk:athletics coach (endurance). DBS checked. Sportscoach courses: LTAD (2011); Safeguarding and Protecting children. Former PE Teacher. Has competed regularly at the sharp end of racing for Ilkley on the fells for many years.
Ian
Ian Marshall
Level 2 uk:athletics coach (endurance). Sportscoach courses: Safeguarding & Protecting children (2012). DBS checked. Ian's main sport is Orienteering and in particular night Orienteering - competes for Airienteers. Also competes regularly for Ilkley at X-C and on the fells and does pretty well at Mountain Marathons.
Sally
Sally Judkowski
Qualified Coach (2013). DBS checked. First Aider. Sportscoach courses: Introduction to the fundamentals of movement (2011); LTAD (2011). Coaches the specific Track and Field group on a Tuesday.
Sue
Sue Williamson

Qualified Coach (2013). DBSchecked. First Aider. Sportscoach courses: Introduction to the fundamentals of movement (2011); LTAD (2011); Safeguarding & Protecting children (2012). Coaches junior circuits and is involved with transition into the senior section.

Kate Lofthouse

Qualified Coach (2013). DBS checked. First Aider. Sportscoach courses: Safeguarding & Protecting children (2012). Is the lead coach for the Wednesday speed training group.

Amanda Fox

Qualified Coach (2013). Coaches Sportshall Athletics to the 8-11 year olds.

Rachel Websdale Qualified Coach (2016). DBS checked. Coaches on the Thursday 8-10 sportshall athletics sessions. Organisor of the Ilkley Trail Race and race director of the Wharfedale Primary School XC League.
Katrina Kennedy Qualified Coach (2017). DBS checked. First Aider. Coaches several days a week at the Wednesday speed endurance group and the Monday and Thursday 8-10 sportshall athletics sessions.
Sally Westlake Qualified Coach (2017). DBS checked. First Aider. Child Protection course. Joint endurance co-ordinator with Gaenor. Coaches at the Wednesday speed endurance group and the Thursday 8-10 sportshall athletics sessions.
Elizabeth Raven Qualified Coach (2017). DBS checked. Leads her own group on the fells in the summer term and supports the Year 9 to 13 group at Ghyll Royd on a Wednesday.
Wondimu Keno Wadajo

Qualified L2 coach (transferred qualifications November 2015). Former Ethiopian olympic and paralympic coach who has been coaching with us since January 2013.

Jane Mumby

Assistant Coach Qualification (2016). DBS checked. First Aider. Coaches on the Monday sportshall sessions.

Jane McCarthy

Assistant Coach Qualification (2016). DBS checked. Coaches on theThursday sportshall and Wednesday endurance sessions.

Parag Parelkar

Assistant Coach Qualification (2016). DBS checked. Coaches on the Wednesday Year 9 to 13 group at Ghyll Royd. Former International sprinter.

Dwayne
Dwayne Heard
Level 1 uk:athletics coach. DBS checked. In the past Dwayne has competed atjunior International level in Long Jump and his claim to fame is that he has beaten Jonathon Edwards (when he was 15).
Alison
Alison Bennett
Level 1 uk:athletics coach. DBS checked. Sportscoach courses: Introduction to the fundamentals of movement (2011); Safeguarding & Protecting children (2012). Alison competes regularly on the roads in any distance up to half marathon and has a 10km PB of 40.36 (2005). She also competes at cross-country and can occasionally be seen at the odd fell race.
Sally Malir LIRF Qualification. DBS checked. First Aider. Has coached on a number of different sessions over the years (SHA and specific track and field) and is now leading the Hill training session. Competes on the roads in marathons and in XC. Sportscoach courses: Introduction to the fundamentals of movement (2011); LTAD (2011).
Gaenor Coy LIRF Qualification. First Aider. Coaches on the Thursday 8-10 years sportshall athletics sessions. Competes at Triathlon and in various running events. Organiser of the Ilkley Aquathlon with Steve. Since September 2014 has taken on the role of junior endurance coordinator.
Christine Reilly Assistant Coach and LIRF qualification. Coaches on the Wednesday speed session with Kate. DBS checked.

Eileen Woodhead
Level 1 uk:athletics coach. Sportscoach courses: Safeguarding & Protecting children (2012). First Aider. DBS checked. In the past Eileen has competed on the fells - over recent years with Dave as organisers of fell races and in particular with the English juniors in the role of FRA junior fell co-ordinator until 2005.
Dave
Dave Woodhead
Level 1 uk:athletics coach. Sportscoach courses: Safeguarding & Protecting children (2012). DBS checked. Along with Eileen has competed on the fells to a high level, but more recently known as the organiser of memorable fell races and junior training weekends in the role of FRA junior fell co-ordinator. What Dave and Eileen don't know about all aspects of Fell running isn't worth writing!

And to our qualified Sports Leaders: Anna Pickering, Elizabeth Westhead, Nathan Spiller, Ethan Thompson, Sam Dickinson, Helen Still, Lucy Jacques, Roisin Ramage, Will Rowe, Maddie Fern, Adam Cooke, Archie White, Matthew Cogan, Polly Crawley, Matthew Hall, Eva Jeffels, Sam McKinnon-Evans, Holly Park, Amy Cogan, Harvey Sykes, Alex Hargraves, Sam Boulton, Matthew Boyle, Jamie Spiller, Rebecca Burnett, Jess Burgess, Alex Booth, Harry Barker, Imogen Parton, Freya Bishop.

And to our trainee Junior Leaders: Dom Coy, Tom Still, Nathaniel Richardson, Eve Dawson, Bethan Morley, Emily Elmes, Matthew Beanlands, Ella Shouler Harris, Will South.

And to our Year 9 helpers: Isla Moor, Jacob Ireton-Bourke, Bernadette Raven, Catherine Westhead, Max Bradley, Adam Mitchell, Joe Reynier, Tom Jackson.

And to our parent helpers: Judith Ireton, Gretel Edward, John Houlihan, Sally Morley, Tracey Watson, Claire & Stefan Macina, Richard Joel, Lies Vangenechtan, Jane Campbell, Ruaridh Mon-Williams, Kim McDonnell, Vicky Taylor, Fiona Robson.

All helpers are encouraged to gain Athletics coaching qualifications.

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