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Better coaching : advanced coach's manual / Frank S. Pyke, editor
Bib ID 1093732
Format BookBook
Edition 2nd ed. 
Description Belconnen, A.C.T. : Australia Sports Commission, c2001 
xvi, 248 p. : ill. ; 30 cm. 
ISBN 0736041133 (paperback)
Summary

Provides updated information on the sport sciences, including anatomy physiology, psychology, biomechanics and skill acquistion, which are vital for coaches in a range of sports. Features practical guidelines to develop athletes, case studies and anecdotes to demystify technical sports science information.

Full contents
  • Roles and Responsibilities of the Coach / Gene Schembri
  • Coaching Methods / Brian Douge
  • The Coach as a Resource Manager / Craig Davies
  • Risk Management for Coaches / Deborah Healy
  • Functional Anatomy / Julie R Steele, Deirdre McGhee
  • Physiology and Sports Performance / Alan D Roberts
  • Testing the Athlete / David Pyne
  • Coaching Athletes as Individuals / Geraldine Naughton
  • Principles of Training / Frank S Pyke
  • Endurance Training / Richard D Telford
 
Notes

Previously published: Belconnen, A.C.T. : Australian Coaching Council, 1991.

"Active Australia"

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Subjects Physical education and training -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.  |  Coaching (Athletics)
Other authors/contributors Pyke, Frank S  |  Australian Sports Commission  |  Active Australia (Campaign)
Terms of Use Australian Sports Commission 2001. 

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