September 20, 2021

Parents in Sport Week 2021

Parents in Sport Week takes place 4 - 10 October this year. Find out how you can get involved below:

Monday 4 October 2021
19:00 - 20:30pm
Panel with Judy Murray, OBE (John Dolan host)
Registration: Zoom only

We start the week with your chance to put your questions to the mother (and original Coach) behind 10 Grand Slam titles and one of the most influential women in British sport

Tuesday 5 October 2021
19:00 - 21:00pm
Competition Parenting Workshop (Chris Harwood & Sam Thrower)
Registration: LTA website

Your invitation to an interactive 2 hour session designed to provide you with the knowledge and skills needed to optimally support your child at tennis competitions

Wednesday 6 October 2021
19:00 - 20:30pm
Panel wtih Carolyn Salisbury and Yvonne Burrage
Registration: Zoom only

Get your questions ready for our second panel of the week, with the mum of 4-time Grand Slam champion, Joe Salisbury and mum of GB Billie Jean King Cup team member, Jodie Burrage.

Thursday 7 October 2021
19:30 - 20:30pm
The Science behind the strategy: what was learnt from recording and analysing parent-child interactions during car journeys (Dr Sam Thrower and Prof. Chris Harwood)
Registration: Zoom only

An inside view on the science behind the LTA’s parent education and support strategy. The presentation will explore if the competition parenting workshop is starting to change parent behaviour and what has been learnt from their latest research analysing parent-child interactions during car journeys.

Sunday 10 October 2021
19:00 - 21:00pm
5Cs Parenting Workshop (Chris Harwood & Sam Thrower)
Registration: LTA website

This follow up to the Competition Parenting Workshop provides further guidance for parents to support their experiences in tennis and how they can support their child by using the 5Cs model (Commitment, Communication, Concentration, Control and Confidence).

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