Coach Bashir Hussain to deliver Endurance Network Seminar

11 August 2016

Coach Bashir Hussain to deliver Endurance Network Seminar

On Friday 14th October, 2016 Coach Bashir Hussain will deliver an Endurance Network seminar in the Ramada Plaza, Shawsbridge.  Bashir’s seminar for coaches will cover 5k and 10k preparation for developing club and national level athletes. 

Athletics NI Coach Development Lead Laura Kerr explained, “Bashir is a Level 4 Endurance Coach as well as a lead tutor and assessor for England Athletics and holds an MSC in Biomechanics and Sports Coaching from Manchester Metropolitan University.  He has had an illustrious marathon, cross country and fell running career.  Bashir has competed for GB and England across a range of endurance events from 3000m – marathon.  His achievements as an athlete include winning the 1998 UK Trail Running Championships and 2006 World Masters Championships in 1500m and 3000m.”

Bashir has coached a number of athletes to National and International success and managed England Athletics endurance squads from 2005 – present.  World and European medallists Bashir has coached include, Lizzie Adams, Robbie Simpson and Victoria Wilkinson.  Bashir has also worked on the National Coach Mentoring Programme in England alongside coaches such as, Martin Rush, Andi Drake and Bud Baldaro.

The seminar begins at 7pm on Friday 14th October in the Cottonwood Suite of the Ramada Plaza. The seminar fee of £12 includes tea/coffee & scones. For more information and to book your space CLICK HERE


Clubs wishing to purchase a number of spaces on behalf of their coaches can contact Running Participation Officer: Allister Woods on