FIVB Level I Coaches course opens in Thailand
Participants of the FIVB Level I Coaches Course in Bangkok, Thailand|
Bangkok, Thailand, July 2, 2014 – An FIVB
Level I Coaches Course began on Tuesday at the Ramkhamhaeng University, where
the FIVB Development Centre is located.
The opening ceremony for the course was led
by Mr Chai Nimakorn, FIVB Development Centre Director, and the guest of honour
from the Thailand Volleyball Association, Mr Somporn Chaibangyang.
“On behalf of the Thailand Volleyball
Association, I would like to welcome all participants from 10 countries around
Asia to the FIVB Level I Coaches Course,” Chaibangyang said. “This course is
aimed to develop new coaches to become better coaches in the future. We would
like to extend our warmest welcome to all of you. We hope that you would enjoy
your stay here and good luck to all of you.”
The vice headmaster of the university was
also present in the opening ceremony and welcomed all the participants to the
“We are glad that this coaches course is
being held in our university,” the vice headmaster said. “We welcome all of you
and please feel at home."
There are 31 participants who attended the course from Macau, Chinese Taipei,
USA, Singapore, India, Sri Lanka, Philippines, Vietnam, Hong Kong and Thailand –
including six females – where the occupations of the participants range from
coaches, school teachers and professional players. The course director is Mr
Zhao Shanwen and the course instructor is Mr Mark Lebedew.
The main topic of the course is to provide
the coaches some learnings about the modern volleyball theories and the correct
techniques, as well as the proper physical conditioning of athletes.