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Articles – the Coach

Kevin PrendergastThe role of an athletics coach is similar to that of a business manager – both are responsible for obtaining results, though other people do the work. This article examines management theory and skills and how they can be applied to athletics coaching to make it more systematic and effective. It concludes that coaching accreditation courses should contain some tuition in modern management practice.

Read this stimulating Coaching as a Management Exercise article [Word document]