By Robyn L. Jones,Kieran Kingston

An advent to activities Coaching offers scholars with an available and interesting consultant to the clinical, social medical, clinical and pedagogical concept that underlies the perform of caliber activities training. Now in a completely up-to-date and revised moment version, it introduces scholars to the advanced, messy, multi-faceted nature of training, and explores the total diversity of ‘knowledges’ which tell all winning training practice.

Written by way of a group of top foreign activities training teachers and practitioners, in addition to activity scientists and social scientists, the e-book offers a concise advisor to each key topic in activities training, including:

  • Reflective practice

  • Pedagogy

  • Skill acquisition

  • Psychology

  • Biomechanics

  • Physiology

  • Sport drugs and injury

  • Performance analysis

  • Sociology

  • History

  • Philosophy

  • Sport improvement

Each bankruptcy makes a transparent hyperlink among idea and perform, and contains dialogue of real-life training eventualities and insights from practicing overseas and membership coaches. The ebook comprises transparent definitions of significant subject matters and ideas, besides as seminar and overview questions in each one bankruptcy designed to verify knowing and inspire extra enquiry.

No different introductory textbook explains the significance of an holistic method of activities training perform. this can be a necessary significant other to any activities training course.

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