Team Dynamics

Team Dynamics

This article will be specific for OC6, however you can extrapolate for any team boat, or maybe even any team! TEAM DYNAMICS What is it? Technical – everyone in the crew doing their job in harmony with everyone else in the crew so that the boat runs through the...
Coaching Basics Part 1

Coaching Basics Part 1

Coaching Basics for OC6 Controlling the Group For this article we will assume that you know your paddlers and know their capabilities, illnesses and injuries and other “duty of care” factors. First – when you are the coach you need to “touch...
What Makes a Good Coach?

What Makes a Good Coach?

On Coaching and Being Coached! What makes a good coach? Some people think it is results, however, the coach doesn’t get the results – the athletes do! You might think it is their technical knowledge, however, it is not the coach who changes technique, it...