South American neighbours gather for Level 2 coaches course in Buenos Aires (ARG)
Pentathlon coaches from Chile, Bolivia and Uruguay joined Argentinian neighbours in Buenos Aires (ARG) for the first UIPM Coaching Certificate Programme course held in South America.
The Level 2 course took place from August 13-17 under the instruction of Marian Gheorghe of Guatemala.
The UIPM sporting movement in Argetina is developing fast and the pentathlon community has embraced a number of opportunities aimed at creating a strong legacy from the Buenos Aires 2018 Youth Olympic Games, coming up in October.
The course consisted of more than 40 hours of theoretical and practical tuition of all five disciplines of Modern Pentathlon.
The syllabus also featured physiology, training management, clean sport and ethics in sport.