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National Standard for Sport Coaches: Quality Coaches, Quality SportsAuthors: Lori Gano-Overway, Melissa Thompson, Pete Van Mullem
The third edition of the National Standards for Sport Coaches outlines the standards for quality sport coaching based on the latest research and practical work in coaching science and the varied fields of exercise science. This useful resource outlines the standards which highlights the core responsibilities coaches should possess along with supporting competencies that provide insight into the knowledge and skills needed to support a quality amateur sport experience for athletes.
Coaches, sport administrators, and coach educators and developers who are informed about core coaching responsibilities and competencies can improve the preparation, training, and evaluation of sport coaching. Ultimately the National Standards for Sport Coaches, Third Edition should assist in improving the sport experiences for all athletes and will elevate the profession of coaching.