Lotto Coach Academy
Lotto Coach Academy

05/09 - Women in sport "High Performance Pathway"

This seminar will delve into the role and importance of women coaches in coaching high-performance athletes.

Several key women coaches will take the floor and the seminar will conclude with a panel discussion.


  • Tonja Buford-Bailey, Nike USATF coach of the year 2016, Olympic medalist, coach of 2 x Olympic medalist Gabby Thomas
  • Carole Bam, coach of Cynthia Bolingo and others
  • Fernando Oliva, coach of Noor Vidts and Merel Maes, among others
  • Cedric Van Branteghem, CEO BOIC
  • Joy Jouret, assistant coach Royal Uccle Sport Hockey
  • Kirsten Flipkens, mentor of Karolina Muchova


  • What are the specific talents and abilities of top female coaches?
  • What obstacles do women face on their path to performance coaching?

Why do athletes choose male or female coaches?

Practical info:

  • Date: Tuesday, September 5, 2023
  • Time: 16:00
  • End expected between 6 pm and 6:30 pm
  • Location: Double Tree by Hilton, Rue de Gineste 3, 1210 Brussels
  • Parking: Interparking Rogier
  • On site: follow the signs at the hotel

Participation is free.
The number of places is limited, do not hesitate to register..


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Closing entries: Friday, September 1 (or if full)
This seminar is taught in English.