PNG Swimming Inc. (PNGSI) conducted a three-day Coaches and Technical Officials Clinic at the Lamana Hotel from 22nd June to 24th June, 2018.
The Clinic will see coaches and technical officials from Lae Amateur Swimming Club, Boroko Swimming Club, schools within Port Moresby and Parents participating in these theory sessions, and have the participants undergo the technical component during the Oceania Swimming Championships next week from 26th - 29th June, 2018.
Speaking on behalf of PNGSI was PNSI President, Elizabeth Wells who said, "BSP has made it possible for PNGSI to continue its BSP FINA Coach and Technical Officials Education Program on an annual basis to Clubs, Schools and the general public to further upskill our officials and train new volunteers to provide the necessary training programs for our athletes to improve and thus raise the bar for their progression and advancement in their sporting career."
"Being the 16th year of our partnership with BSP, PNGSI has certainly appreciated the funding support over the many years, helping us to grow and provide ongoing educational programs, alongside FINA, for our coaches and technical officials to provide the necessary skills to produce training programs and pathways for our athletes," said Mrs Wells.
BSP would like to wish the Athletes, Coaches, Technical Officials and organisers al the best in their preparations towards the Oceania Swimming Championships.
BSP Presented its annual sponsorship of K80,000 to PNG Swimming Inc on 14th June 2018, making it possible to run such clinic and support upcoming events.