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European Discus Conference 2018 lectures

"Vésteinn Hafsteinsson: Elite Discus" is a lecture series recorded at the European Discus Conference 2018 in Växjö, Sweden. There is total of 6 hours video material and it is divided into 4 topics all separately available on CoachTube educational platform. The videos cover all major topics in terms of Discus Throw and is suitable for coaches and athletes on all levels.

1. Practical Throwing Session -
2. Practical Lifting Session -
3. Technical Theory -
4. Planning of Training -

Practical Throwing and Lifting Sessions are in cooperation with Coach Hafsteinsson athletes Daniel Ståhl, Simon Pettersson, Jakob Gardenkrans and Fanny Roos. Athletes are used as role models to demonstrate the drills, excercises and technical models. Technical model of the discus throw is explained on example of Olympic Champion Gerd Kanter technique.


"How to Become an Olympic Champion" is a video series by coach Vésteinn Hafsteinsson on example of Discus Throw legend Gerd Kanter. The first video series puts focus on Olympic Lifting for Throwers. Click here for more info.


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