Coaching Education | December 2010
December 3, 2010 11:15 AM
Diet and exercise among athletes has everything to do with strength, conditioning and overall agility. Four Common Myths About Nutrition Among Soccer Players by Dr. Donald T. Kirkendall addresses myths about what players should and should not eat before and after games.
Click here to read this month's coaching education piece, Four Common Myths About Nutrition Among Soccer Players. US Youth Soccer Coaching Education 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, it 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, administrators…you. Click here to learn more.