We’re delighted that our next Masterclass will be with Stuart Armstrong (Twitter: @stu_arm), who many of you will know from his excellent podcast “The Talent Equation”.


Tues 23rd October 2018
1900 arrival, talk 1930-2130
K Sports Cobdown, Station Rd, Ditton, Aylesford ME20 6AU


This Masterclass is open to all coaches with an interest in talent development but will be of special interest to youth coaches and secondary school teachers with responsibility for nominating Developing Player Programme (DPP) players and Current DPP and PDG coaches.

The session will explore:

What is talent?
Myth busting on Talent ID
The ingredients of world-class talent development environments

Stuart has held positions in performance and talent development at England Golf, UK Coaching and the Rugby Football Union that have all focussed on creating optimal development environments for young people to thrive and reach their potential. Stuart is currently the Head of Coaching and Professional Workforce at Sport England.

Stuart also owns the website www.thetalentequation.co.uk and is the host of the 5 star rated podcast ‘The Talent Equation’ which is dedicated to providing advice, guidance and support to people at the cutting edge of coaching and performance development.


Book at: http://www.englandrugby.com/my-rugby/courses/search/#/search?id=&c=&eventid=226341846


COST: £5 – This covers an admin fee that will enable this session to be recorded as official CPD on your RFU GMS account.