ERIC Number: ED147269
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1977
Reference Count: 0
Youth Sports Guide for Coaches and Parents.
Thomas, Jerry R., Ed.
This guidebook is written for coaches and parents of young athletes. In six chapters the following subjects are discussed: (1) coaching roles and relationships; (2) characteristics of the young athlete; (3) teaching skills to kids; (4) shaping up for competition; (5) getting them up, not uptight; (6) manaqement of a team; (7) winning isn't everything nor is it the only thing. Appended are a coach and program self-inventory and a bibliography. (JD)
Descriptors: Athletic Coaches, Athletics, Human Body, Individual Development, Physical Activities, Physical Characteristics, Physical Education, Recreation, Skill Development, Sportsmanship, Teamwork, Youth
AAHPER Publications, 1201 16th Street, N.W., Washington, D.C. 20036 ($3.00)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, and Recreation, Washington, DC. National Association for Sport and Physical Education.