Preparing to handle pressure - Curious Cow talk by Jon Bond - 31st July 2015

Find yourself under pressure situations  whether a home, work, school or in the performing arena?  If yes is the answer, then sign up for our next Curious Cow talk with CHILDS (The Chiltern Institute of Learning, Development and Sport).

On the 31st of July 2015, 7.30 pm Jon Bon will be talking to us on 'preparing to handle pressure'.  Jon is a Multi-role Combat Read Pairs Leader and Squadron Training officer with the Royal Air Force, currently flying the Typhoon.

He has recently completed operational deployments to Lithuania in support of Baltic Air policing and also to the Falkland Islands.

This promises to be a fascinating talk with Jon sharing his experiences and also some of the key 'tools' that he uses to prepare himself for the high pressure situations he finds himself in AND is a must for coaches and players who find themselves in high pressure situations in sport.

To register for this talk, please follow this link:

Curious Cow talk with CHILDS this Thursday 7.30 - 9.30 pm at Halton

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Keep it up Holly!

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