Coaching Education | January 2008
December 31, 2007 09:00 PM
This month's article goes in depth, discussing the patients required to work with youth in developing their soccers skills. The four main skill areas to focus on are mental, physical, technical and social. All must be taken into consideration and applied according to the level of the athlete.
Click here to download this month's coaching education article about developing your mindset as a coach and mentor to young athletes. US Youth Soccer Coaching Department offers a number of programs to educate new youth coaches and enhance the skills of current coaches, continuing the progress of the game. Don't forget to check out the newest offering from US Youth Soccer - The Novice Coach: An Introduction to Coaching Youth Soccer DVD Two-Disc Set. Created by the US Youth Soccer Coaching Education Department is designed for coaches that are new to coaching youth players regardless of previous experience. Get your copy today at US Youth Soccer's Online Store!
An additional program is the Coaches Connection, established to educate and further the flow of information between the coaches across the nation, the Connection connects you to the US Youth Soccer Coaching Education Network. Open to anyone, the Coaches Connection is for coaches, parents, referees, administrators…you. Click here to learn more.