The Top 3 Posts on the Coaching Young Athletes Blog in 2017
The ‘Coaching Young Athletes’ blog first appeared in May 2015. In 2017 it attracted over 155,000 views from people in 176 countries.
Here are the three most-read articles for 2017.
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?
A sequence of activities that can be used to introduce long jump to beginners.
How well do you know the athletes that you coach? Are you aware of their likes, dislikes, attitudes, goals and expectations?
Thanks to all who have visited the blog. I hope that you have gained a few tips and tricks that have made you a better coach, instructor or sports parent.
What was your favourite Coaching Young Athletes post for 2017?
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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 , Anchor or via email.