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Enhancing Performance: Mental Training for Coaches, Athletes, and Parents
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 63,300. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports Psychology
This book describes the methods and mental skills necessary for optimal performance in individual and team sports. Forty brief chapters representing such topics as attention and concentration, goal-setting, imagery, mental preparation, and mental toughness are covered. The book will be of interest to coaches, college and club level athletes, high school players, and athletes' parents
Teach Attitude First
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 7,860. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports coaching
A concise, applicable definition of a positive athletic attitude for coaches at all levels.
The Impact of Trust
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 13,750. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports coaching
High trust teams have a better chance to reach their potential.
Playing with confidence
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 8,890. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports coaching
Written for Athletes and Coaches 1. Defining true confidence 2. What are you worried about? Take charge of your fears 3. The confident competitor’s mindset 4. Developing a plan of attack and stand up for yourself
Motivational Strategies
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 8,940. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports coaching
Your success or failure as a coach will be in direct proportion to your ability to plan, teach, relate and motivate.
Captains
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 9,270. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports coaching
This booklet is designed to coaches to give to their athletes who are in leadership positions on their teams.
Life Lessons For Athletes
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 7,110. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports coaching
Being an athlete is far more than having physical skills and being able to perform better than an opponent on a given day.
Redband Trout Waters: A Fly-Fishing Road Trip to Oregon's Crooked, Deschutes & Metolius Rivers
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 7,120. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
A beautifully photographed guide, in color, with all you need to know to take a fly-fishing road trip to central Oregon and fish for native redband trout. Information to use Bend, Oregon as your base camp, or camp along the Crooked, Deschutes or Metolius rivers. The book contains hatch charts, selected patterns, maps for access and camping, flows and context, technique, and more.
Compete
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,120. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports coaching
There is a difference between being competitive and being a competitor.
A Team Study Championship Principles
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 5,890. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports coaching
This booklet contains thirteen commitment standards– each with a story and discussion points and questions to help athletes understand a championship culture.
First Steps to Creating a Successful Team Core Covenents
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 9,530. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports coaching
The first steps to building successful teams are consistent and predictable.
Turning Around Athletic Programs
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 9,310. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports coaching
This booklet is written to help the key people see why some programs are successful and what can be done to turn the others around.
Daily Lessons
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 7,430. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports training
Designed for coaches who want to incorporate lessons of character into their daily practice plans.
Four Keys to Successful Youth Coaching
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 11,160. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports coaching
1 - Planning the Season • Eight critical points in the season - Master season checklist - Daily practices - Parent meeting - Coaching your own child 2 - Teaching the Game • Maximizing the possibilities - How to teach a physical skill - Define, Model, Shape and Reinforce
Saturday Morning Wake-Up Call: A 21st Century Survival Guide for High School Football Coaches
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,230. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Coaching / Football, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
The conclusions drawn by analyzing statistics from college and professional football often do not translate to the high school game because the games are so different. This book puts those powerful statistical techniques for maximizing a team's chance of winning into the hands of high school coaches and fans. These techniques are illustrated using the Pulaski Academy Bruins as a case study.
Balancing the Equation
Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 19,570. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Exercise, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports training
The handstand is one of the most simple, yet one of the most humbling, skills in the span of the physical arts. This book breaks down the process to achieving a freestanding handstand for a beginner, starting from the very basics. It takes the mystery out of the skill, and presents it in a way anyone can learn.
Team Stories
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,500. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports coaching
A collection of twenty-five short stories from history to inspire people of all ages, backgrounds and abilities to focus on the importance and power of teamwork in their lives.
Running Technique
Series: Running Technique Tips. Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 63,990. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports training, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports coaching
(4.92 from 12 reviews)
A practical guide for distance runners to learn and train for the fundamentals of good running technique. Recognize problems with running form that cause injury, or frustrate achievement of your goals. A complete framework of coordination training, mental cues and a training philosophy to improve running technique. Foreword by Philo Saunders PhD, Senior Physiologist, Australian Institute of Sport.
Team Building Through Positive Conditioning - A Team Building Formula
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 4,690. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports coaching
Want your conditioning to be a source of pride? Want to have your conditioning to become part of practice that brings your athletes and coaches together in a supportive environment. Want your athletes to focus on not wanting to let each other down?
Proactive Leadership
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 33,140. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports coaching
This book is written for anyone working on leadership with young adults. Whether you are teaching a leadership class, working with a Captains Council within your school, or an individual coach developing team leaders, it will hopefully provide a sustainable plan.