Double Olympic Marathon runner Steve Brace has been added to the line up of presenters for the forthcoming Officials and Race Organisers Conference taking place this Saturday (7th January) at the Park Inn North Hotel, Cardiff.
Brace who competed in the marathon at both the Barcelona (1992) and Atlanta (1996) Olympic Games will join run britain’s Nigel Rowe in delivering ‘Help, Advice and Guidance to Race Organisers’. More recently Steve is famed for his involvement in the sport as a race organiser delivering races across a number of disciplines at all levels of the sport. Perhaps his most prominent role in recent years is acting as Head of Event Delivery for Run 4 Wales and his outstanding contribution to delivering the Cardiff University / IAAF World Half Marathon Championships in Cardiff and the hugely successful Cardiff Half Marathon. Steve will bring a wealth of knowledge and experience to the conference and help to deliver an engaging session for endurance officials and race organisers alike.
Previous names announced in the conference line up include; Glasgow 2014 Chef De Mission, Brian Davies OBE as guest speaker, highly experienced officials Sue Maughan, Jane Dakin and Derek Crowder.
For Track & Field officials, the afternoon session will feature a ‘netbook’ training session (for Field Officials) as well as an orientation on Seiko equipment (for Track officials) delivered by Phil James
Limited places are still available, to book, please follow the link.
A copy of the timetable and schedule for the day can be found here.
A link to the conference page (for bookings and to reserve a place) can be found here.