Great coaching is an art form. It involves so much more than mere knowledge of the sport and the ability to deliver the message. Is that message being received? Are the athletes excited and engaged when participating? Is the teaching/learning environment positive and does it promote a focus on self—and team improvement and excellence? Is there a recognition that the coaching of young athletes is a...
Series: Urban Heritage Press
Paperback: 202 pages
Publisher: Racom Communications (April 15, 2011)
Product Dimensions: 6 x 0.5 x 9 inches
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Rick Peterson was my swim coach in high school: first the Freshman team coach when I was a freshman, and then he was promoted to head coach of the swim team when I was a sophomore and junior. I cannot praise him enough. He was enthusiastic, encoura...
e far different, with different emphases, than the coaching of most college and all professional athletes? Is the development of a strong, positive coach–athlete connection (the basis for more effective communication and motivation) being promoted? And is the opportunity to coach young athletes being viewed and used as a vehicle to teach life lessons and help develop success habits that will young athletes in life? The Art of Coaching Young Athletes reveals to any prospective coach the keys to a high-quality way of coaching athletes from kindergarten through high school age.