So this is a joint blog this week. Jack and I have been talking a lot recently about 'how' we coach and more importantly 'how' we can improve. Well, we've some interesting thoughts and ideas to share with you in this blog. Please let us know your thoughts... Let's start with a GREAT VIDEO!!!!! https://youtu.be/eCOZMmRlBco What did you see? A … Continue reading Coach Challenge: “Make a player feel connected!” by Ty Sterry and Jack Pattinson
No! This post has nothing to do with Star Wars. Although, that would be quite cool… I have recently been inspired by a term I heard used by Russell Earnshaw (England u18s Coach) in which he described part of his coaching philosophy as refraining from developing “sat nav players”. What he went on to suggest was … Continue reading Attack of the Clones…? By Jack Pattinson
Delighted to share another blog from my colleague Jack Pattinson...... its been brilliant to watch Jacks development and 'transformation' over the last season. He is constantly challenging himself and his beliefs. I hope you enjoy reading this as much as I did It is a question I have been asking myself a lot lately. … Continue reading Why start with Why?? By Jack Pattinson
Delighted to publish a blog from one of my colleagues who is enjoying his current coaching journey........ Why are we afraid of ‘chaos’? It is a question I am always asking coaches and it is a challenge I faced when I started my coaching journey. For many of us, we spend lots of our (precious) … Continue reading Why are we afraid of “Chaos.” A blog by Jack Pattinson
Let me start by asking you a question.... What do you do during your sessions on a Tuesday and Thursday night? Would it be far off the mark if suggested that Tuesday would be contact night and skills and Thursday's were dedicated to refining team movement with a team run for the last 30 minutes after the … Continue reading Are we wasting the players time??