Philosophy is defined as a set of ideas or beliefs relating to a particular area.
A coaching philosophy is the way you see situations and experience, and the value you give them.
“Coaching philosophy sets the context & boundaries within which our players & coaches can operate. They keep me honest & heading in the right direction” Don Shula.
The Importance of a clear coaching philosophy
Starts everyone on the same page.
Shows how you approach the game.
Blueprint of you as a coach,
No surprises for anyone.
Players make an informed decision to play for you.
Helps you keep winning in perspective.
Guide to coaching decisions.
Key questions for coaches to consider:
1. What kind of coach are you?
2. What does it feel like to be coached by you?
3. What are the reasons you coach?
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