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ERIC Number: EJ1140199
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2017
Pages: 5
Abstractor: As Provided
ISSN: ISSN-0892-4562
Effective Organizational and Coaching Strategies for Youth Traveling Teams
Christofferson, Jennifer; Deutsch, Joe
Strategies: A Journal for Physical and Sport Educators, v30 n3 p18-22 2017
In today's competitive world, many young people are getting involved in organized sports at an early age. Every single child deserves a coach who will consider the influence he or she has on the lives of their players and their love of the game. These young athletes need a mentor who leads with character and is committed to teaching them about the fundamentals of sport and, more importantly, the fundamentals of life. An effective coach has an enormous impact on the participation, skill-development, and attitudes of youth in organized sport. This article provides effective strategies for the leadership, managerial and strategic responsibilities that accompany the coaching of youth traveling teams.
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Language: English
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