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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:

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27 de may. de 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.


7 de dic. de 2020

This course was very helpful in how we can train our athletes and the factors that may hinder their performances especially when they transition from pre-teenage years to post-teenage years.

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por Raul F

20 de ene. de 2022

amazing learning experience, than you so much for this oppprtunity

por Joshua S

29 de nov. de 2016

Really enjoyable course. Well structured with interesting content.

por Craig G

7 de may. de 2018

Great course , learning more detail everytime I study this topic!

por Justin D

25 de jun. de 2016

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

por William Y V G

14 de ago. de 2020

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


22 de feb. de 2018

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

por Kaniela L

5 de jul. de 2017

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

por Emmanuel O O

27 de jul. de 2021

The lectures I got in the training has been of so much help.

por Akash

20 de jul. de 2020

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

por Joycelyn F

1 de oct. de 2019

Great course to learn more about coaching young athletes.

por Mathias K

13 de jun. de 2017

Great course and great tools for coaching young athletes

por Adoa C

23 de mar. de 2021

Very useful and with pertinent and clear information.

por Dr S K

12 de jul. de 2016

Very interesting and skill developing sports program!

por Praveen

30 de dic. de 2020

very much useful and important things can be learned

por Aonghus O

30 de sep. de 2020

Great course, well put together and well presented.

por Andrew M

1 de jun. de 2020

Good course - fun interactions and relevant content

por Krisztian L D

18 de may. de 2021

Very informative course, recommended to everyone!

por Lee J

10 de oct. de 2018

I have learned a lot from this corse. Thank you

por Bhagya S G

15 de oct. de 2021

This course is very important for my education.

por 汪楚

12 de jun. de 2017

good coursera , and go for youth sport coaching

por RYAN B V

23 de mar. de 2018

A lot of useful insights which can be applied.

por Anderson G d R

6 de ago. de 2021

Awsome, so much content apllied on pratice

por Gopal S

15 de feb. de 2021

great content for young athletes training

por Gabriel W Y

2 de ene. de 2022

Scientific, comprehensive and practical.

por Andrea G

23 de abr. de 2020

Great overview on young athles training!