Extra tickets have been made available for a next month’s annual Isle of Man Sport Lecture.
Jack Maitland, who coaches Olympic medal winning triathletes Alistair and Jonathan Brownlee will speak about ‘The Art of Endurance’ at the Gaiety Theatre on Wednesday, November 18 at 6pm.
The world-renowned coach will share his story of the Leeds Triathlon Centre, detailing the long-term development of the athletes, the coaching and the programme they underwent.
Isle of Man Sport coaching co-ordinator Trevor Christian said: ‘The lecture will be relevant to sports enthusiasts, competitors, teachers and coaches. It is a great opportunity for anyone keen to learn about Jack’s experiences in taking junior athletes on a journey to Olympic success.’
Admission to the lecture is free and tickets can be booked on the Villa Gaiety’s website www.villagaiety.com
Previous lectures have been delivered by such high-profile guests such as Olympian and journalist Matthew Syed and Jamil Qureshi, psychologist to golfer Rory McIlroy and the European Ryder Cup team.