Podcast 5: Importance of the catch

By Jim on Monday, December 19, 2011


Balazs Babella has achieved some fantastic results since taking over as National Coach in Singapore in 2008.  Recently Balaz agreed to share some of his background and coaching ideas.  We join him during a recent training session with his natinoal Junior squad at Marina reserve

Singapore has a vibrant junior kayaking culture with thousands of budding athletes jamming thier limited waters ways.  The Singapore Canoe Federation has put alot of effort in securing coaching staff of the quality of Balaz and have also secured the upcoming inagural World Youth Olympic Games.

Balaz has won two World Championships in the K4 200m.  Blaz is also a keen coach who has learnt from a long line of coaching in his family.  Please enjoy this insightful two part series as we look into paddling in Singapore.