Ace Coach Article & Video Library

Ace Coach provides a library of articles (in PDF format) and videos on a number of 21st century coaching concepts. Many of these articles have been featured in tennis magazines and on websites internationally. Mastering the information in these articles is guaranteed to change your coaching paradigm.

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Articles

Coaching Process

Coaching Communication Styles
Coaching Feedback
The Power of Positive Feedback
Using Questions in Coaching
Coaching the Power Game
The Myth of the Follow-through
The Learning Environment
Learner-Centred Coaching
Observation Skills for Coaching
Sensational Coaching: Unlocking the Power of Kinesthetic Learning
Training Technique through Tactics
Training Technique through Tactics (Spanish)
Red/Orange/Green For Adults
Should training be 'Fun'?

Dynamics of Drilling in a GBA

Drilling Smart: Increasing Repetition Quality
Increasing Repetition Quantity
Drilling for a GBA
The Feeding Ladder

Game-based Issues

Moving to a Game-based Approach
The Legend of Backhand Bob Continues
The Legend of Backhand Bob
Are you Learning the Game-based way?

Open Skill Learning

Its About Time - Open Skill Learning
Open Skill Learning - Training Perception
Open Skill Learning - Decision-making
Decision-first Training

Player Development

Holistic Junior Development
Parents Guide
Fluid Footwork
Attitudes of Effective Tennis Parents
Deliberate Practise
Parent Education (PowerPoint)

Progressive Tennis (5-10 year olds)

Technical Development for Progressive Tennis
Running a Progressive Tennis Competition
Developing Tactics with Progressive Tennis
The Progressive Tennis System
Progressive Tennis: Starting Players at 1/2 Court
Progressive Tennis Coaching Workshop (PowerPoint)
What is Progressive Tennis? (PowerPoint)

Situation Training Specifics

Situation Training Lesson Planner
Situation Training: Basic Elements
Situation Training: The Shot Cycle
Developing Footwork Situationally
Situation Training: Build" Baseline Tactics
The Hourglass

Videos

Progressive Tennis (5-10 year olds)

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