Know when your opponent is fading or charging before they act
Being a coach is much more than just being mat side, court side or on the field. The ability to interpret a player’s emotions and feelings can make the difference between winning and losing. Learn when to push an athlete and develop skills to recognize signals of distress and anguish. A stronger relationship between the athlete and coach can lead to success on and off the playing field.
- Recognize how your player is feeling and their emotions (or how the opponent is feeling)
- Learn to spot signs of distress and anguish
- Learn when to push your players or interpret their behavior by spotting these signs