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Developing a Training Session Plan

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Developing a Training Session Plan A good training session doesn’t just happen. You have to carefully consider many important factors to ensure that your participants are safe, that they have the right equipment and other resources, and this is just for starters. To make sure that your session goes as smoothly as possible and that… Read more »

How to Write a Winning Biography

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    How to Write a Winning Biography Author: Matthew Rice Athletic Development Manager – ACSD Bachelor of Education, Diploma Sport Coaching, Diploma of Fitness How to write a Biography Writing a biography should be an easy and straight forward process. Put in simple terms, a biography is the process of talking or writing… Read more »

Reach Peak Cardiovascular Condition as a Competitor

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Cardiovascular Conditioning Training A modern approach on how to improve conditioning for the Karate competition. By Marcus Hinschberger Athletic Performance Coach & Personal Trainer Senior Presenter, American College of Sports Development   How to reach peak Cardiovascular Condition as a competitor: In this article I will share my experience as a personal trainer coaching athletes… Read more »

Australian Fitness & Health Expo 2013

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Australian Fitness & Health Expo 2013 Cage Fitness™ Australasia are all set to exhibit at this year’s Australian Fitness and Health Expo, April 19-21 at the Sydney Convention and Exhibition Center. We will be offering an exciting license deal for showgoers, and daily Cage Fitness™ demo classes in the MMA Zone on the show floor! Make sure you stop by!… Read more »

Use Lower Body Training to Improve Upper Body Physique

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How to Use Lower Body Training to Improve Upper Body Physique An article on strength and conditioning techniques Written by Stephan Babb. B.S. in Exercise Science from University of Florida American College of Sports Development With so many movie and television shows showcasing near flawless male physiques, the pressure for aspiring males to have the same… Read more »

Over Half of Victorian RTOs Lose Government Contracts in 2013

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Over Half of Victorian RTOs Lose Government Contracts in 2013 Written by Barry Johnston Director, Australian College of Sports Development Intense government auditing of RTOs (ACSD included) resulted in the reduction of over half of the contract holders from 650 to less than 280 “preferred providers”, in the words of the Australian Newspaper to get… Read more »

Effective Time Management

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We are all excited about the world famous Instructor College set to be delivered in Australia in July, 2013, proudly presented by ACSD. In the meantime, this article about effective time management is contributed by our good friend Dave Kovar.   Effective Time Management Written by Dave Kovar. Running a professional martial arts school requires… Read more »

Specialised Training Allows Australian Martial Arts Schools To Flourish

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Specialised Training for Martial Arts Professionals In the absence of a government oversight, how can a club protect itself from lawsuits and other threats? It starts with a culture of self-regulation, where the industry protects its own to benefit all, including the pupils. That’s according to Mr Barry Johnston, founder of the Australian College of Sports… Read more »

ACSD Presents Dave Kovar – Instructor College 2013

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Dave Kovar’s world famous Instructor College 2013 Dave Kovar talks about the importance of education for Martial Arts instructors. The 2012 Instructor Bootcamp was a fantastic success and we all enjoyed it so much, Dave Kovar is returning this July to do it all again. The dates are as follows: 27th July, 2013 –… Read more »

7 CECs for Cage Fitness™ Instructor Certification

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Becoming a Cage Fitness™ Instructor now means that you will be awarded with 7 CEC points. This certification will equip you with the skills and confidence you need to be able to teach one of the most exciting Group Fitness programs in the world. The program has been developed by Ms. Charlotte Johnston, ACSD Trainer, and Cage… Read more »