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Resources for Coaches

For Coaches

Experience doesn’t equal expertise

Dave Keelty unpacks whether experience is the be all and end all to becoming an expert.  To get better at something, we...

Principles of Balance is Better

How much is too much when it comes to youth sport?

A guide to understanding specialisation, playing multiple sports, and training load.

Coaches need to think about how to put the fun and skill development back into youth sport.

How can you impact change?

Sporting leaders, including administrators and coaches, are encouraged to be bold and courageous to tackle the change needed to make sport inclusive, fair and safe for young people.

Remember why young people participate in sport – it’s about fun, the challenge, being part of a team or group, being with friends and self-improvement.

To learn more, start exploring the Balance is Better website for practical resources, case studies and more.

Remember why young people participate in sport – it’s about fun, the challenge, being part of a team or group, being with friends and self-improvement.

More Resources for Coaches

For Coaches

How not to coach – with Led Tasso

Sometimes the best learning comes from people showing us what not to do. In this blog, we look at Ted Lasso’s alter-ego...
For Parents

The value of variety

“Variety is the spice of life” – When it comes to youth sport, this old saying is apt for summing up the benefits young people...
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