Tag Archive: best

May 11

“Body Language in Coaching: A Tool for Effective Communication”

ASCA World Clinic 2010
 August 30 – September 5 Indianapolis, IN “Body Language in Coaching:  A Tool for Effective Communication”   Abstract …Body Language is the outward reflection of a person’s emotional condition, defined as gestures, postures, and facial expressions by which a person manifests various physical, mental or emotional states and communicates non-verbally with …

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May 05

Reasons to Incorporate Modified Ballet Training As Cross-Training for Athletes


Coaching Best: Sport sociologists and psychologists have been very concerned for some time about the escalating drop out from organized children and youth sports (currently estimated at 73%). Equally, medical experts are troubled over the lack of fitness due to increased inactivity, rising overweight and obesity among the young. According to many researchers, today’s generation …

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Apr 15

The Importance of Posture in Sports Performance

Posture is important

Coaching Best : The Importance of Posture in Sports Performance Correct and Incorrect Posture One of the unique aspects of ballet training is the requirement that one learns to stand correctly before moving. The balanced placement of the torso over the legs-feet is crucial whereby the pelvis is centered, not tipped forward, sideward or backward. …

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Mar 17

Picture of InMotion Network Board Member, Monika Schloder

Coaching Best: Picture of InMotion Network Board Member, Monika Schloder in action, coaching swim teams in Turku, Finland at a Swim Training Camp (courtesy of TURKU Sunday Edition). (See Full Story Here)

Mar 16

Schloder shines through adversity

Schloder Shines Through Adversity

Aly McAndrews The Gauntlet Coaching Best: There are not very many white women who would have the courage to walk into the backyard of gang territory. However, Monika Schloder is no ordinary woman. A swim coach by trade, a humanitarian in spirit, Schloder once risked her life and limb in an L.A. ghetto. “I was …

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Mar 15

FLY AWAY – The Butterfly Stroke in Swimming (DVD and booklet)

American Swimming Coaches Association ASCA Introduces a new DVD by Dr. Monika Schloder FLY AWAY – The Butterfly Stroke in Swimming (DVD and booklet) FLY AWAY – The Butterfly Stroke in Swimming: A progressive, sequential teaching model utilizing an innovative and interactive to the butterfly stroke. Adaptations from ballet, gymnastics, and track and field are …

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Mar 15

Starts Turns Finishes

Starts Turns Finishs

It ‘blows your mind’ that this coach can teach and coach Starts – Turns – and Finishes on dryland for easier skill transfer to the pool. A progressive and creative approach with activities from artistic gymnastics, dance, and athletics to teach and coach these explosive skills. 580 Starts Turns Finishes – Physical and Technical Preparation …

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