Survival Guide for Coaching Youth Baseball

Author: Daniel Keller

Publisher: Human Kinetics

ISBN: 1492583162

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 176

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You volunteered to coach the local baseball team, but are you ready? How will you teach the fundamental skills, run effective practices, and harness the energy of your young team? Fear not: Survival Guide for Coaching Youth Baseball has the answers. In Survival Guide for Coaching Youth Baseball, longtime coach Dan Keller shares his experiences and provides advice you can rely on from the first practice to the final game. From evaluating players’ skills and establishing realistic goals to using in-game coaching tips, it’s all here—the drills, the strategies, and most important, the fun! Develop your team’s fielding, catching, throwing, pitching, and hitting skills with the Survival Guide’s collection of the game’s best youth drills that young players can actually use. Best of all, you’ll be able to get the most out of every practice by following the ready-to-use practice plans. Survival Guide for Coaching Youth Baseball has everything you need for a rewarding and productive season.
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Survival Guide for Coaching Youth Basketball

Author: Keith Miniscalco,Greg Kot

Publisher: Human Kinetics

ISBN: 1492585378

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 200

View: 1624

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You volunteered to coach the basketball team, but are you really ready? How will you teach the fundamental skills, run effective practices, and harness the energy of your young team? Fear not: Survival Guide for Coaching Youth Basketball has the answers. Yes, the wildly popular and entertaining coaching guide is back in a new, updated, and expanded second edition. Longtime coaches Keith Miniscalco and Greg Kot return to share their experience and provide advice you can rely on from first practice to final shot. From evaluating players’ skills and establishing realistic goals to using in-game coaching tips, it’s all here—the drills, the plays, the fun. Develop your team’s dribbling, passing, shooting, and rebounding skills with the Survival Guide’s collection of the game’s best youth drills. For plays and sets that young teams can actually run, flip to the Survival Guide’s offensive and defensive playbook. And to get the most out of every practice, follow the ready-to-use practice plans. So worry not, coach. Survival Guide has helped countless coaches have rewarding and productive seasons—and a lot of fun along the way!
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Physical Education for Homeschool, Classroom, and Recreation Settings

102 Games With Variations

Author: Byl, John,VanGils Kloet, Bettie

Publisher: Human Kinetics

ISBN: 1450467776

Category: Education

Page: 232

View: 9599

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This book offers 112 games and activities for small groups. Parents, teachers, and recreation leaders can use the book to teach kids how to be physically literate and acquire social reasoning and problem-solving skills.
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Baseball Coach's Survival Guide

Practical Techniques and Materials for Building an Effective Program and a Winning Team

Author: Jerry Weinstein,Tom Alston

Publisher: Jossey-Bass

ISBN: 9780787966218

Category: Education

Page: 384

View: 8972

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Here is a comprehensive, practical resource that makes building a successful baseball program considerably easier for both the new and the experienced coach. Included are proven techniques and ready-to-use materials for virtually every aspect of the coach s job, from recruiting to training talent for each position.
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Survival Guide for Coaching Youth Softball

Author: Robert B. Benson,Tammy L. Benson

Publisher: Human Kinetics

ISBN: 1492583197

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 192

View: 9870

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You volunteered to coach the softball team, but are you ready? How will you teach the fundamental skills, run effective practices, and harness the energy of your young team? Fear not: Survival Guide for Coaching Youth Softball has the answers. Longtime coaches Robert and Tammy Benson share their experiences and provide advice you can rely on from the first practice to the final game. Establishing realistic goals, in-game coaching tips, drills, strategies, and fun—it’s all here. Develop your team’s fundamental skills—fielding, catching, throwing, and hitting—with the Survival Guide’s collection of the game’s best youth drills. Included is a section on pitching instruction, and the ready-to-use practice plans will help you get the most out of every practice. Survival Guide for Coaching Youth Softball has everything you need for a rewarding and productive season. So step up and enjoy the experience. It will be one that you won’t forget.
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The Last Philly

A Survival Guide for Coaching Youth Sports

Author: J. J. Tuttle

Publisher: Author House

ISBN: 146347864X

Category: Family & Relationships

Page: 92

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Coaching youth sports teams can be very stressful. Some unreasonable parents and children can make a coach''s life difficult. Of coarse, some selfish coaches can damage the child''s sports experience as well. This book began as a one page list of strategies designed to help the local youth league baseball coaches enjoy a season absent of parent and player grievances It has grown into a compilation of anecdotes designed to support coaching strategies and concepts that lead to rewarding seasons for everyone. Along with a series of strategies for a happy team, this book also addresses the lessons provided by youth sports and competition, the difficulties of high expectations placed on some children with early success, how to help the less confident and less talented, how to handle difficult parents, and what it means to win.. The book is full of entertaining true stories. The final chapter, "The Last Philly", is a true story that pulls it all together and demonstrates a magnificent payoff courtesy of teamwork, effort and encouragement.
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Survival Guide for Coaching Youth Football

Author: Jim E. Dougherty,Brandon Castel

Publisher: Human Kinetics

ISBN: 1492583170

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 168

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You volunteered to coach the football team, but are you ready? How will you teach the fundamental skills, run effective practices, and harness the energy of your young team? Fear not: Survival Guide for Coaching Youth Football has the answers. Longtime coach Jim Dougherty teams up with Brandon Castel to share experience and advice you can rely on from the first practice to the final game. It’s all here in the drills and the plays: evaluating players’ skills, establishing realistic goals, offering in-game coaching tips, and making the practices fun! Develop your team’s offensive and defensive skills for all positions with the Survival Guide’s collection of the game’s best youth drills. For plays that young players can actually run, flip to the Survival Guide’s offensive playbook and defensive alignments. And to get the most out of every practice, follow the ready-to-use practice plans. Turn to the series that has already guided thousands of first-time coaches in basketball, soccer, and softball to rewarding and productive seasons. With Survival Guide for Coaching Youth Football, you’re already well on your way.
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Coaching Youth Baseball

Author: John Mccarthy

Publisher: Betterway Books

ISBN: 9781558703988

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 176

View: 1669

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For coaches, or anyone helping a child play better baseball, long-time Little League coach John P. McCarthy covers the sports basics as well as topics including teaching children confidence and how to deal with injuries. The book includes a practice plan and a checklist to help players strengthen specific skills.
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