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'Spiralling' Out of Control - Getting a Grip on your Coaching Curriculum

Thinking about the magnitude of all the different elements of our sport we want to teach our kids can be a daunting task. So many things and so little time. No need to panic! In this blog, Leeds Beckett Sport Coaching Principal Lecturer and Leeds Force Basketball Coach Dave Piggott offers an innovative take on developing your step by step coaching curriculum borrowing from the field of education. Miss it at your own risk. This will change the way you coach.

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Dave is a Principal Lecturer in the Sport Coaching Degree at Leeds Beckett University. Alongside his academic work, Dave is a level 3 basketball coach, coach educator and has been involved in coaching three different national league programmes over the last 15 years. He currenly coaches for the Leeds Force of the British Basketball League. David's research interests are concentrated in three main areas: coach education, flow and enjoyment, and the use of pedagogical models in coaching (specifically TGfU. Dave also has a complementary interest in the philosophy of science, especially the work of Karl Popper which makes him a great guy to share a chilled out coffee with. 

You can follow Dave @wikicoach