Performiad a Datblygu
National Development Programme
The National Development Programme is the second step along the performance development pathway and focuses on the top performing young athletes aged between 16-19 across Wales. The programme is underpinned by an Athlete competency framework and follows a 2-year curriculum which aims to provide athletes and their coaches with the necessary skills, knowledge and behaviours to continue their progression in the sport of Athletics.
- To facilitate the smooth transfer of talented Junior athletes to the Senior ranks
- To provide a structured programme that addresses the Physical skills, performance behaviours and mental attributes of Welsh athletes
- To support coaches of talented athletes to create excellence in the daily training environments
- To increase the number of Welsh Athletics athletes at the England Athletics Championships and on U20 Great Britain teams