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Volume 12, Issue 12
 
 
 
 
December, 2019
 
 
 
 
Greetings from CoachDeck!

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In this issue:
Great instruction for recreational coaches has been penned by Neil Cassidy regarding warm-up protocol. Brian Gotta breaks down three approaches for managing players. And Dr. Gregory Dale contributes a tremendous piece coaches at every level will love.


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Pregame Warm-Up
By Neil Cassidy

The pregame warm up is a very underestimated part of the game situation. The first 20 minutes of a game are an important factor between two teams as they try to figure each other out.  Read Article
 
 
 
 
Handling Kids Through Three Simple Approaches
By Brian Gotta, President of CoachDeck

Have you ever known someone who seemed to be a “Born Coach”? There is a good chance they understood that, to varying degrees, all players have three “me’s” inside them. They are: Read Article
 
 
 
 
The Seven C's of Coaching Credibility
By Dr. Gregory Dale

Have you ever wondered why some coaches achieve so much success with their athletes and teams - winning and gaining everyone's respect along the way - while others continually fall short or struggle to get their teams or athletes to perform at a consistently high level? Read Article