The Royal Caledonian Curling Club

The Royal Caledonian Curling Club

National Governing Body for Curling in Scotland

Introduction to Coaching Wheelchair Curling

Course cost; £20 members or £25 for non-members 

Intro Wheelchair holdThe workshop has been created in partnership with British Curling to focus on developing core technical skills, up skilling on new coaching methods and providing tactical techniques to deliver Wheelchair Curling.

The session will focus on 5 key themes:

  • Knowledge of Wheelchair Curling
  • Safety
  • Delivery Options
  • Delivery Breakdown
  • Specific Warm up & Cool down for Wheelchair users
  • Practical on-ice element

Delivered by Sheila Swan, (Wheelchair Head Coach for the Scottish and British Wheelchair Curling programme), Michael McCreadie (2006 Winter Paralympic Silver medallist) & Aileen Neilson (2014 Winter Paralympic Bronze medallist)