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Adventure Sports Coaching
Language: en
Pages: 258
Authors: Matt Berry, Jane Lomax, Chris Hodgson
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-03-24 - Publisher: Routledge

Coaching adventure sports is part of the core work of many adventure educators but has been largely neglected in the adventure studies literature. This is the first book to link contemporary sports coaching science with adventure sports practice. It examines the unique set of challenges faced by adventure sports coaches,
Understanding Sports Coaching
Language: en
Pages: 206
Authors: Tania G. Cassidy, Robyn L. Jones, Paul A. Potrac
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-10-14 - Publisher: Routledge

Every successful sports coach knows that good teaching and social practices are just as important as expertise in sport skills and tactics. Now in a fully revised and updated third edition, Understanding Sports Coaching is still the only introduction to theory and practice in sports coaching to fully explore the
Sports Coaching Cultures
Language: en
Pages: 185
Authors: Robyn L. Jones, Kathleen M. Armour, Paul Potrac
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004 - Publisher: Psychology Press

Sports Coaching Cultures is about expert coaches and the ways in which their individual life and career experiences lead to their personal beliefs about effective coaching.
Sports Coaching Concepts
Language: en
Pages: 360
Authors: John Lyle
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-09-16 - Publisher: Routledge

Coaching is a central feature of sport at all levels. This groundbreaking new text is the first to offer a comprehensive introduction to the conceptual issues that underpin sports coaching practice, and to provide a complete conceptual framework for understanding sports coaching. The analysis presented within the book is practice-orientated,
Sports Coaching
Language: en
Pages: 412
Authors: Anita Navin
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-10-18 - Publisher: Crowood

Sport plays a crucially important role in our society and the benefits of participating in sport and physical activity are widely acknowledged in terms of personal health and well-being. Coaching makes a key contribution to sport, helps to promote social inclusion and participation, and assists athletes in achieving performance targets.