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May 27

Tip of the Month – May

Coach Monika Says… Questions For Head Coaches At The End Of The Season I found this post by Chris Fore (November 19, 2018) quite helpful for personal reflection on the seasonal performance of both coaches and athletes. Although the post originally is directed at team sport and players, I modified the Title and applied it …

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Mar 03

Development Model vs Early Specialization Model – Part 2

diagram of the top 4 reasons children get involved in sports

I am following a coaching page on Facebook, and I am somewhat taken back by comments from swim coaches about training methods, especially for the 8-9 and 10-12-year-old athletes. Just because a given training scheme produced famous Olympians in the past does not necessarily mean that the very same system is appropriate or should be …

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