Communication Tips For Athlete Centred Coaching in Practice…

To me, the term athlete centred coaching refers to coaches who successfully take into account both the situational and individual needs of a player in consistently making decisions that are in the best interest of the players’s personal and sporting development. This can result in a variety of approaches depending on the situation. In this article I’ve summarized reflections I’ve found useful when considering 3 different athlete centred approaches.

1.) Telling

Working with younger/less experienced players…

Certain situations call for more directive approaches…