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Seventy percent of kids drop out of sports before their high school graduation. Only 15% leave because they feel they are not good enough. Almost 70% leave because they were not having fun, or due to problems with the coach. Injuries cause 30% to give up sports. This course is packed full of practical sports science information that provide youth coaches and parents with the practical pediatric sports science insights to successfully retain young athletes and develop their sport potential while avoiding injury and overtraining. We begin by examining the multidimensional nature of coaching, the relevant sport motor performance abilities, the impact of growth and development on motor skills, the gene versus practice controversy, and briefly overview the body structures strengthened through training. Then we explore the athlete's energy supply, where this energy comes from, and how it matures along with the athlete. Finally, we examine the development of strength, power, anaerobic capacity, coordination and flexibility through the life span. The optional text manual for this course is available at:


27. Mai 2017

Great base to build on. Filled in my gaps with regards to physical/physiological development of young athletes. For me it is a great addition to the English FA Level 1 and 2 football coaching course.

30. Apr. 2020

The course was explained comprehensively.. thank you so much for making this course, I have learned a lot. I can surely use this knowledge in my class as Physical Education teacher

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101 - 125 von 166 Bewertungen für The Science of Training Young Athletes

von Justin C V D

25. Juni 2016

Up-to-date materials. Has good grasp of sports science concepts.

von William Y V G

14. Aug. 2020

I learn so much, it was clear and direct. I really enjoyed it.


22. Feb. 2018

it was a great course. got a really good insight to sports life

von Kaniela L

5. Juli 2017

Learned a lot and Iʻve been coaching and teaching for 10 years.

von Akash

20. Juli 2020

Very informative course about coaching and I'm enjoying it .

von Joycelyn F

1. Okt. 2019

Great course to learn more about coaching young athletes.

von Mathias K

13. Juni 2017

Great course and great tools for coaching young athletes

von Dr. S k

12. Juli 2016

Very interesting and skill developing sports program!

von Aonghus O

30. Sep. 2020

Great course, well put together and well presented.

von Andrew M

1. Juni 2020

Good course - fun interactions and relevant content

von Lee J

10. Okt. 2018

I have learned a lot from this corse. Thank you

von 汪楚

12. Juni 2017

good coursera , and go for youth sport coaching

von RYAN B V

23. März 2018

A lot of useful insights which can be applied.

von Andrea G

23. Apr. 2020

Great overview on young athles training!

von Rodrigo F

21. März 2020

Incredibly useful and insightful course.

von Saif S A

8. Feb. 2019

Great information and valuable knowledge

von Michael L

31. Okt. 2018

excellent for coaches dealing with kids

von Gediminas D

23. Sep. 2020

Very good course. A lot of new skills

von Ivan S

29. März 2020

It was great jorney, really liked it

von Chikih

25. Mai 2020

Good For Coaching Young Athelete,

von Eleen W

30. Okt. 2020

In bite sizes and easy to follow

von Vaporwave F

22. Apr. 2019

Very useful and informal course


4. Aug. 2020

دورة أكثر من رائعة أود شكركم

von Daniel B D C

21. Dez. 2016

Incredible!!! Great course!!!