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What communication means for a coach

What communication means for a coach

When communicating, coaches tend to focus on the content of the messages they send: "Run hard"; "Follow through." In doing so, they believe that the information is objective and that athletes will always receive the message as intended. That belief is far from the truth. read more
Training the Swing

Training the Swing

The baseball swing is complex, to say the least. The swing is a mental and physical series of actions that must work through the total body in precise harmony. read more
Game Planning and Clock Management

Game Planning and Clock Management

All good coaches put together a game plan for the upcoming opponent. Here are a few situations in which play calling and clock management directly relate to game planning. read more
Quarterback Challenges in Canadian Football

Quarterback Challenges in Canadian Football

Playing quarterback in Canadian football definitely has its challenges. With only 3 downs to make 10 yards, the quarterback really has to be a playmaker. read more
Running-Game Structure in Modern Offenses

Running-Game Structure in Modern Offenses

The offensive system should have the flexibility to adapt and be complementary to the athletes’ skills. If you are able to recruit players, target and secure players to fit your system. read more
Tackling Knowledge Lacking

Tackling Knowledge Lacking

Every football coach knows that tackling is one of the most important fundamental skills in the sport, yet few coaches know how to properly teach tackling. In this section, I cover some of the main reasons teams struggle with tackling, along with my thoughts on each issue. read more
Fostering Team Harmony

Fostering Team Harmony

One of the most satisfying experiences in sport or any other domain is being a member of a team that gets along well and works as a cohesive, collaborative unit. When you live, work, and play together in harmony, the chances of enjoying the journey and achieving mutually beneficial goals increase significantly. read more
Program Preparation

Program Preparation

If you are a coach, you must develop proficiency in writing training programs for your athletes. Training programs should be individualized to account for factors such as medical history, sex, biological and training age (experience), the sport, and the position played. read more
Arm strengthening exercises and routines

Arm strengthening exercises and routines

Through the years, countless exercises, programs, and workouts have been developed for pitchers. Most of these training tools are designed to strengthen the pitching arm, improve durability, and decrease injury. read more
Stationary Partner Passing

Stationary Partner Passing

Technique: In this task, students learn the basic techniques of passing and catching a basketball without a defender. read more
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