Athlete Resilience Support - A 'Covid' Catch-up with 'The Chap'
Written on the 1 July 2021 by SWSAS
IMAGE: The Academy Chaplain, Rev Jim Dayhew, seen here with CEO Gerry Knights, is no stranger to the challenges of competition, or their unexpected 'pauses'.
Resilience and adaptability seem to become a part of 'the normal' for athletes within the South West Sydney Academy of Sport. Who within hours prior to their Softball program boarding a bus to Canberra for a long-awaited training camp, found out along with many other local sporting associations, that for two weeks, sport was, 'again', paused.
Here, Rev Dayhew (Pictured with Hockey athletes from the Academy's Wests Future Stars), 'The Chap', discusses the latest lockdown 'pause', its impact on our sporting community, and how to build a 'Covid' training regime.
For more about the Academy Chaplain, or to get in contact and reach out to "The Chap",click here.