Synopses & Reviews
Now revised, this comprehensive coaching text provides updated information for coaches of all sports at the secondary school and club level and above.
Provides updated information for coaches for all sports at the secondary school and club level as well as above.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 211) and index.
Table of Contents
Your coaching objectives -- Your coaching style -- Evaluating your communication skills -- Developing your communication skills -- Principles of reinforcement -- Understanding motivation -- Planning for teaching -- How athletes learn -- Teaching sport skills -- Principles of training / Brian J. Sharkey -- Fitness for sport / Brian J. Sharkey -- Developing your training program / Brian J. Sharkey -- Nutrition for athletes / Brian J. Sharkey -- Team management -- Risk management -- Self-management.