SWQ Touch Association, in conjunction with Queensland Touch Football, invites all interested members to a FREE Coach and Referee Forum being held at the Toowoomba City Golf Club (Albatross Room) from 9am to 12pm on Sunday, 21/04/13. Guest speakers are Pat Grehan and Luke McKenzie, both highly regarded and extremely knowledgeable men in their respective fields.  

Pat was an outstanding player who represented Qld and Australia during the 80s and 90s and last year he took on the role of Qld Open Men’s coach steering that team to an upset 2 – 1 series win over NSW. Luke is currently ranked as one of the top 3 referees in Australia and he has officiated in the Open Men’s division at World Cups, Trans Tasman’s, State of Origins and NTL’s.  

The forum will include discussions on the following topics: 

  •   Current trends in the game
  •   Strategies in attack and defence
  •   Job tasking for players
  •   Method of team selection
  •   Skill development for juniors
  •   Current rule interpretations
  •   Requirements for referees coming through the representative ranks
  •   The importance of honest performance appraisals
  •   Question and Answer session 

To register for this forum, please follow these steps: 

  •   Click on the Registration tab at the top of the page
  •   Click on the drop-down box under Select Course
  •   Choose the Coach & Referee Forum (21/04/13) option
  •   Complete the form (in full)
  •   Press Send

NB. Registrations close at 5pm on Wednesday, 17/04/13.

For further information, please contact Michael on 0417 419 37.