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Physical Competence Assessment Manual By Kelvin Giles
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This manual illustrates over 80 measurable components of Physical Competence Assessment and each assessment is shown in detail with pictorial representation of how to perform it correctly with the... More > relevant coaching points and measurement protocols. Scoring tables are also included. This manual supports the extensive content in the Movement Dynamics Video Library which includes the 'Progressive Exercise Syllabus', '5in5' and 'Additional Movement Progressions' software packages. It is designed to support delivery in all Schools, Clubs and all High Performance operations and is a major support to Teacher / Coach Education services and structures. This is the full version (REVISED 2015) of the Assessment Manual and contains over 55 Physical Competence Assessments under the headings: Bracing Competence - Triple Fexion-Extension Competence - Landing and Jumping Competence - Flexibility Competence - Pushing and Pulling Competence - Running Posture Competence< Less
An Introduction to Athlete Development By Kelvin Giles
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An overview of the journey an athlete will negotiate as they adapt to the ever-changing environment created by their maturation. The book examines the background and rationale of this journey and... More > offers broad guidance for the teacher and coach. Detail on the development characteristics of the young student / athlete and the rhythm and timing of their development is part of the section that takes us 'inside the developing athlete's world'. Strategic and intervention issues are investigated along with 'delivery' elements such as Physical Competence Assessment; Exercise Selection and Progression; overall planning.< Less
Movement Efficiency For The Developing Athlete By Kelvin Giles
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This book is written for all practitioners involved in the total pathway from physical well-being through to elite sports performance. The latter cannot be optimised without world’s best... More > practice existing in the former and so I have expressed a range of thoughts for the coach working at the developmental layers of sport and physical activity. Over the last decade I have been honoured to meet with and share with a large group of teachers, coaches and administrators worldwide (through workshops, lectures and courses) who form the backbone of support to all those young people who are committed to the journey from ‘well-being through to ‘high performance sport’. I have tried to summarise the information in some sections into a list of what the coach might need in their ‘toolbox’. A ‘toolbox’ that might act as a (a) a framework or checklist (b) guidance on the order of things as the training program is prescribed to the athlete.< Less
This Isn't A Textbook By Kelvin Giles
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This book takes a personal look at aspects of sport and life from the perspective of Kelvin Giles, a teacher, coach and parent. Kelvin’s working life has seen him work with Olympic athletes... More > over 6 Olympic cycles; championship winning Rugby League teams and as a manager in elite High Performance Institutes. The anecdotes and commentary from the 40+ year adventure he has undertaken is presented here in a series of quick-fi re statements and observations. Some text is taken directly from communications with organisations, colleagues, athletes and friends. Other comments are from people admired and followed by the author and presented as their quotes. There are educational passages coupled with more irreverent dialogue centred on some of today’s critical questions in our culture.< Less

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