The psychology of sports coaching: research and practice

Richard Thelwell (Editor), Chris Harwood (Editor), Iain Greenlees (Editor)

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This is the first book to offer a comprehensive review of current research in the psychology of sports coaching. It provides detailed, critical appraisals of the key psychological concepts behind the practice of sports coaching and engages with contemporary debates in this field. Organised around three main themes, it discusses factors affecting the coaching environment; methods for enhancing coach performance; and how to put theory into practice through coaching work.
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationOxford
Number of pages290
ISBN (Print)9781138917163
Publication statusPublished - 18 Jul 2016

Publication series

NameRoutledge Research in Sports Coaching


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