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Coaching Youth Cricket : Coaching Youth Sports - Ian Pont

Coaching Youth Cricket

Coaching Youth Sports

By: Ian Pont, Andy Flower (Foreword by)


Published: 10th May 2010
For Ages: 18+ years old
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"Coaching Youth Cricket" features explanations, photos, and illustrations depicting the various drills and skills of cricket, including fielding, bowling, and batting. Also included are chapters devoted to helping coaches communicate with players, understanding rules and equipment, keeping practices fun and motivating, ensuring safety, and teaching cricket skills. Written by renowned cricket expert Ian Pont, "Coaching Youth Cricket" will enable coaches at all levels to fulfill their responsibility to nurture and develop young cricketers and help them foster a lifelong passion for the game.

Forewordp. v
Acknowledgmentsp. vii
Introductionp. ix
You, a Youth Cricket Coach?p. 1
Communicating as a Coachp. 11
Understanding Rules and Equipmentp. 25
Providing for Players' Safetyp. 35
Making Practices Fun and Practicalp. 49
Teaching and Shaping Skillsp. 53
Coaching Fieldingp. 67
Coaching Bowlingp. 95
Coaching Battingp. 111
Coaching on Match Dayp. 147
Developing Season and Practice Plansp. 153
Related Checklists and Formsp. 159
Cricket Termsp. 167
15 Game-Based Drillsp. 175
About the Authorp. 195
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ISBN: 9780736083706
ISBN-10: 0736083707
Series: Coaching Youth Sports
Audience: Adult Education
For Ages: 18+ years old
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 208
Published: 10th May 2010
Publisher: Human Kinetics Publishers USA
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 26.67 x 18.42  x 1.91
Weight (kg): 0.43