International conference on disc sports in Zagreb

Wednesday, 06 October 2021 18:09

World Flying Disc Federation (WFDF) in cooperation with Croatian Flying Disc Federation and other partners (Politecnico de Leiria and Zagreb University of applied science), will organize an International Conference on the topic “Disc sports in schools, universities and clubs with science”.

Conference is planned on the initiative of José Amoroso, WFDF University and School Sports Commission and President of Portugal Flying Disc Federation who recognized that spreading the knowledge and good practice for incorporating disc sports in schools and universities is crucial in further sustainable development of flying disc communities in NE Europe.

We will discuss problems and obstacles that we encounter in our region as well as solutions and opportunities that we can use to overcome them.

Conference is intended for all interested in flying disc sport development from the region including players, club leaders and coaches as well as for PE teachers. 

Speakers:

Volker Bernardi (Germany)

  • Executive Director of World Flying Disc Federation

José Amoroso (Portugal)

  • Profesor on Politecnico de Leiria
  • President of Portuguese Flying Disc Federation
  • WFDF University and School Sports Commission
  • Added author of WFDF book “Ultimate at Schools Programme Teacher’s File”

Matic Kuselj (Slovenia) 

  • Ultimate frisbee national team coach (U17,U20)
  • CEO of Slovenian ultimate high school league (ŠUL)
  • Author of handbook: "How to teach ultimate in schools"

Tomislav Gorički (Croatia)

  • President of Croatian Flying Disc Federation

Conference will be held in the ZAGREB UNIVERSITY OF APPLIED SCIENCE conference room but it will be accessible through an online platform. Link for the online platform will be sent on the day of Conference.

Date: 11.10.2021.

To attend this conference, you will need to register on following link: REGISTRATION