Coaching Matters Blog Round Up

Coaching Matters, my round up of articles & videos is proving more & more popular so I thought I would provide an RSS feed of the sites I visit most regularly for those who would like the most up to date posts as they happen.

The articles update on an hourly basis so bookmark the page & keep coming back. If I am missing any good blogs drop me an email or let me know on Twitter @SiNainby. Enjoy!

  • Lenin and Rand: Why the Need to Disrupt Our Schools?
    When I was growing up a significant number of people on the left were intent on destroying capitalism. They loathed its focus on the individual and extolled the virtue of the collective. They were suspicious of new technology, worried that it would take away jobs. They were protective of… ... read more
    Source: Martin Robinson – Surreal AnarchyPublished on 18-11-17
    12 hours ago
  • A Misunderstanding of High Intensity Interval Training
    Interval training. Speed Work. High Intensity Interval Training (HIIT). Whatever you call it, performing fast interval work is often associated with anaerobic training. Many coaches, athletes, and... [ To read more, please click the title link above.] ... read more
    Source: Steve Magness – Science of RunningPublished on 17-11-17
    1 day ago
  • Complete Autonomic Nervous System Management for any Coach
    [mashshare] By Kyle Kennedy The Autonomic Nervous System (ANS) is one of the most important systems in the human body for health and well being. Its processes have vast effects on your internal systems and can affect general health both short term and long term. On top… ... read more
    Source: SimpliFasterPublished on 17-11-17
    1 day ago
  • Time to Man Up
    Note: This article, Time to Man Up, appeared about 6 years ago.  I don't remember the exact scenario but this was originally written in response to a question on the JimWendler Forum; I believe the original question had something to do with struggling with a lack of confidence in… ... read more
    Source: Jim Wendler – You are being lied to…Published on 16-11-17
    2 days ago
  • A temperature check
    If you wanted to go somewhere warm on holiday, which city would you choose: New York or Sydney? While Sydney is 6 degrees hotter on average over a year, no one would buy flights to Australia on this information alone. New York City is warmer from May to September, and… ... read more
    Source: 21st ClubPublished on 16-11-17
    2 days ago
  • The Concept of Football Interactions
    Following on from Coaching the Emergence of Football Interaction (see here) The concept of football interactions applied in a nonlinear pedagogy can help challenge coaching cultures that separate the player –environment system that has found its way in to the fabric of organised child sport and give us an… ... read more
    Source: FootblogballPublished on 15-11-17
    3 days ago
  • Field and Court Sport Training from a Track Coach’s Perspective: The Phosphagen System
    [mashshare] By Rob Assise Part of being an effective track and field coach is constructing training for athletes that’s designed to address the demands of their events. Over the years, I’ve developed relationships with numerous coaches from a wide variety of sports.  I’m alarmed by the high… ... read more
    Source: SimpliFasterPublished on 15-11-17
    4 days ago
  • How to Use Weighted Pants to Improve Sprinting
    [mashshare] By Mike Adams I’ve been coaching sprinters in track and field at Altoona Area High School in Pennsylvania for twenty years, and it’s led me on an exhausting yet extremely rewarding journey. Considering all the variables involved, training to increase speed is never easy. There’s enough information… ... read more
    Source: SimpliFasterPublished on 14-11-17
    4 days ago
  • “The Answers Lie in the Gym”: Just Fly Performance Podcast Episode 72 Joe DeFranco
    Today’s guest is Joe DeFranco, owner of DeFranco’s gym.  Joe was one of the first coaches I remember reading and learning from in the world of performace training, and his adaptations of the Westside system to athletes make up some of my earliest memories of performance training.  Joe, and DeFranco’s… ... read more
    Source: Just Fly Sports PerformancePublished on 13-11-17
    5 days ago
  • Coaching with Craft: What Books Have Influenced Our Coaching?
    In Episode 3 of Coaching with Craft, we explore the books that have influenced our coaching. Please take 15 minutes out of your day to see what books we have found most valuable! What books make your... [ To read more, please click the title link above.] ... read more
    Source: Steve Magness – Science of RunningPublished on 13-11-17
    6 days ago
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