I am realtively new to the sport of lacrosse My son is getting involved and I had volunteered to coach his team of beginners first and second graders This book was a great resource to the general rules of the game and techniques I found the illustrations helpful and the practice games great. This book is great for the beginner coach It offers simple and effective advice on getting the kids started in beginners level Lacrosse. Some good information for learning to coach. Excellent book A masterful, in depth job Bill Tierney, head men s lacrosse coach, Princeton University The A to Z coaching manual for all youth levels of lacrosse It covers areas like parental involvement that have never been covered beforeI recommend it to the entire lacrosse community Dave Cottle, head men s lacrosse coach, University of Maryland Coach You just volunteered to coach your son s lacrosse team, and you don t know a cross check from a body check or the crease from the centerline Don t despair Coaching Boys Lacrosse is here to help From your first team meeting to equipment needs to dealing with officials, Coaching Boys Lacrosse will get you started and keep you going You ll learn the basics of lacrosse, plus how to teach the fundamental skills of passing and catching, scooping, dodging, and shooting through the games approach , which enhances team communication and decision making skills Drills for offensive and defensive strategies are also included, and you ll even learn to develop your own coaching style one that works best for you and your players Before you know it, you ll be coaching players who are moving, motivated, and most of all, having fun This book helps you to survive your first practice and game promote good habits, concentration, and teamwork find answers to common problems in the Q and A sections match drills to age and ability get tips on creating a positive attitude, building team spirit, and getting along with parents and, make practices fun and rewarding A must read for the many new players, parents, and coaches John Grubb, head lacrosse coach, North Harford High School Provides all youth coaches and players with a plan for success Gary Ritz, Bel Air Maryland Recreation Council A reference designed to help all levels of coaches and players be successful Duncan Booth, Cockeysville Maryland Recreation Council.
- Versión Kindle
- The Baffled Parent's Guide to Coaching Boys' Lacrosse (Baffled Parent's Guides)
- Gregory Murrell
- 07 March 2018 Gregory Murrell