The 5 Most Popular Articles On The Coaching Young Athletes Blog
The Coaching Young Athletes blog turns two today. The first post appeared on 1 June 2015. In two years the the blog has featured 143 articles and has been viewed more than 93,000 times by more than 46,000 visitors from well over 100 countries.
As a birthday celebration I have decided to list the Top 5 Coaching Young Athletes articles, as measured by popularity.
No. 1 (Most popular post)
How should a young athlete measure out their long or triple jump run-up? Where should they start on the runway? How long should their run-up be?
Links to 5 posts that will help coaches teach a basic standing discus throw to beginners.
A sequence of activities that can be used to introduce long jump to beginners.
Ten of the most common errors young athletes make when they are shot putting.
A discussion about appropriate training frequency and volume for young athletes.
Darren Wensor is a sports development professional, coach educator, specialist coach of young athletes and founder of the blog coachingyoungathletes.com. Learn more about him here and connect with him on Twitter, Facebook, Linkedin or via email.