Jumping for height is a skill required for most land-based sports, and one we teach, and practice, at Aussie Aths.
This is a true story, and with athletics season now underway, it needs to be told.
The grade six student at Coomera Rivers State School loves being like any normal 10-year-old when she runs around the park in the new Aussie Aths kids program.
Commencing from early March with a four-week introductory program, before full term programs get underway in April, the Aussie Aths program will be delivered by a local coaching team headed by Frankston Athletic Club coach Alistair Tait.
With one in four Australian children overweight or obese according to the OECD, a new activity program designed especially for kids is aiming to address the issue. Aussie Aths, a health and fitness program for kids, has opened in multiple venues in Victoria, just in time for the summer sports season. Aussie Aths has been developed by experienced athletics coach …