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Coaching Initiatives Roadmap
After discussions with Nigel (chair of the Coaching Committee) the following are the initiatives that are underway or upcoming.
Generic Coaching Adult Athletes manual for CAC
- written by Nigel under contract to CAC
- being finalized for publication by CAC
Stroke Evaluation Guide
- based on the NCCP stroke evaluation criteria
- fleshed out and illustrated with pictures and video
- add common flaws
- guide to using video for stroke analysis
- a very preliminary and incomplete prototype intended to just illustrate the concept can be seen here, visit the info links next to Breathing and Body Position.
Swimming-specific Coaching Masters Swimmers manual
- Expand the CAC document to cover swimming specific materials
- contract Nigel to write
- or do we just link to goswim.tv?
- specific drills to correct stroke flaws?
- how to run a video analysis clinic
- stroke specific clinics
- built on the above materials, test and certify coaches
- deck coaches
- clinic coaches