How can I become a track and field athlete

Forms of training

From trainers for trainers!

In cooperation with the German Athletics Association

Our philosophy: pure practice!

athletics training (lt) is made by coaches for coaches. Our team of editors and authors consists of trainers who have been with their wives or husbands on the track, the long jump pit or the throwing ring for years - people who are familiar with the big and small problems of daily work. athletics training offers practical assistance on all important training issues for all age groups.

Using pictures or illustrations, structured texts as well as information and tips from practice, our exercise catalogs are prepared in an understandable manner and can be put into practice immediately!

Successful trainers reveal how it is possible to plan units in the best possible way, both in large groups and in individual supervision, to optimally arrange exercises and to give constructive feedback.

At the peak of the season, your athletes should perform at their best. Well-known authors present recipes for all age and performance classes, how not only the performance can be called up at the decisive moment, but also how long-term performance can be built up.

A successful trainer has to be able to do more than "just" offer good training units. We dedicate ourselves to all roles of the trainer, from competition support and talent scouting to performance diagnostics and career advice to the levels of communication.

What should be considered when conducting competitions? How do you get sponsors? Which devices are worthwhile and how do we create optimal conditions for our members? We answer these and more questions and support you in your daily work.

Regardless of whether it is suggestions for varied coordination training or methodical steps to train a complex discipline such as the triple jump - in athletics training Appropriate procedures are presented to impart skills and abilities in a targeted manner.

Content made easy to understand!

The diverse range of exercises illustrated by numerous illustrations, infographics, images and series of images in athletics training can be easily put into practice.

In cooperation with the DLV

athletics training is also the official teaching medium of the German Athletics Association (DLV). Its former "teaching of athletics" with contributions to training and further education, schedule overviews and the tried and tested series of teaching pictures can now be found in athletics training.

Over 6,000 readers

Since 1990 the companion for athletics trainers: The best evidence of this is the sustained interest of the target group. Around 6,600 coaches (or their clubs) have athletics training subscribed and are very satisfied with the content and presentation, as our regular reader surveys show again and again.

athletics training is a magazine from Philippka-Sportverlag GmbH & Co. KG. As a publishing house for sports media and a media partner of major sports associations, it is one of the leading German companies in this segment, based in M√ľnster / Westf.