#CoachToolKit: NCCP-inspired Coaching Tips Presented by TeamSnap
Dive into our bi-monthly NCCP-inspired tips on everything from practice planning to resistance training. You’ll find plenty of practical information to better support your athletes. TeamSnap believes in the power of community and team spirit, and is dedicated to encouraging and supporting more community coach volunteers by taking the hassle out of managing, coaching, and participating in sports.
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Tips for eating well before, during, and after activity
Choosing the right exercises at the right time for maximum performance
General considerations for exercise sequencing within a practice
Lower the risks of concussions with a safe environment for athletes
7 Exercises to Stay Loose While Travelling
The 3 Steps of the Mentoring Process
Preparing an Emergency Action Plan (EAP)
3 Tips for Delivering a Clear Message
6 Steps for Making Ethical Decisions
4 Myths about Giving Feedback
6 Tips for Effective Athlete Testing
5 Approaches to Conflict Management
Questions to Consider When Putting Together a Seasonal Plan
Creating positive sport experiences: A self-reflection tool for coaches
Developing Focus Plans for Athletes
How to add the ABCs of Fundamental Movement Skills to your Practices
Fuel your Post-event Recovery with Carbohydrates
Helping Athletes Manage Anxiety
Planning a Practice
Designing a Resistance Training Workout
Developing a Coaching Philosophy
Leading Drug-free Sport
#CoachTipTuesday: Coaching Tips From Canada's National Team Coaches
On October 16th, 2014, His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston, Governor General of Canada, proclaimed 2015 as the Year of Sport in Canada. In light of the many exciting sporting events that will take place in Canada in 2015, the Coaching Association of Canada will publish, on #CoachTipTuesday, a weekly tip from one of our national team coaches pertinent to an upcoming or recent major sport event.
Below you'll find all the tips as we publish them. Some are sport-specific, to enhance your delivery of coaching in your sport, while some are holistic and intended to help you reflect on your coaching as a whole. Follow the CAC on Twitter and like our Facebookpage for a new coach tip every Tuesday and the latest daily coaching news.
Deborah Carter - BC Matthias Ahrens, ChPC - AB Joanne McLeod, ChPC - BC Nicolas Gill, ChPC - QC Athletics, Special Olympics Biathlon Figure Skating Judo John Hogg, PhD - BC Janet Arnott, ChPC - MB Gerry Dragomir, ChPC - BC Award-winning Swimming Curling Athletics Coaches Tom Annett - ON Peter Lawless, ChPC - BC Graeme Moffat - AB Tom Norton - BC Football Athletics, Cycling Rugby Athletics, Special Olympics Dennis Fairall - ON Tara Chisholm &
Derek Whitson - AB
ChPC - AB
Andrzej Sadej, ChPC - ON Sledge Hockey Basketball Judo Athletics Kate Van Buskirk (athlete) & Heather Hennigar, ChPC - BC Chris Cowan - ON Peter Eriksson, ChPC - ON The Parent Athletics Sailing Athletics Playbook Dave White Parapan Am Games Jamie Turner, ChPC - BC Pan Am Games Para-Alpine Coach Tips Triathlon Coach Tips Nicola McGovern Dick Howard, ChPC - ON Michael Boroskae - MB Jack Donohue, M.S.M. Special Olympics Golf Soccer - Part 2 10 Pin Bowling Basketball Andrew Muir - AB Jay Keddy - AB Randy Bennett, ChPC - BC Germain Bisson, ChPC - QC Water Polo Alpine Ski Swimming Karate Dick Howard, ChPC - ON Mark Smith - NS Dan Proulx, ChPC - BC Paul Webster, ChPC - AB Soccer - Part 1 Softball Cycling Curling Ram Nayyar, ChPC - BC Michelle Leigh, ChPC - ON Bob Kierstead, ChPC, ChPC - NB Beth Barz, ChPC - ON Badminton Figure skating Shooting Rugby Brian Smith - QC Pierre Lafontaine, ChPC - QC John Stuart - BC Shawnee Harle, ChPC - AB Snowboard Swimming Softball Basketball Elaine Dagg-Jackson, ChPC (BC) & Rick Lang, ChPC (ON) Meng Chen, ChPC - QC Barb Bautista - AB Michael Mondin, ChPC - BC Curling Synchronized Swimming Ringette Sledge Hockey