Academic News

Journal of the Month – International Sport Coaching Journal

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Our journal of the month for February is International Sport Coaching  Journal (ISCJ)Wade Gilbert PHD, the author of Coaching Better Every Season, is the Editor-in-chief for the International Sport Coaching  Journal. The journal has been in existence since 2008, the first issue of 2017 came out just last week. Continue reading

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Coach education guide now available in six languages

The International Sport Coaching Framework Version 1.2 is now available in six different languages.

The International Sport Coaching Framework Version 1.2 developed jointly by the International Council for Coaching Excellence (ICCE), the Association of Summer Olympic International Federations (ASOIF) and Leeds Beckett University (LBU), is now available in Chinese, French, German, Russian and Spanish. An Arabic translation is forthcoming.

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Fitness News

Your Framework, Your Way

More and more the International Sport Coaching Framework is being used by sports organisations and governing bodies as an effective research-based platform for the development of their coaches. The Framework provides a common language, guiding principles, and suggested standards for coaching as to:
* the primary functions of a coach;
* roles and responsibilities of a coach in athlete development;
* qualifications, knowledge and core competences needed to coach effectively; and
* methods by which coaches are educated, developed and certified.

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Join us for our next free webinar

WadeGilbert_SLC2014Coaching Smart: Using Quality Research and Best Practices to Excel in Sport
Presented by Dr. Wade Gilbert
Wednesday, 3rd December 2014,
4:00 pm to 5:00 pm GMT

The purpose of this webinar is to share evidence-based strategies that coaches can use to optimise their ongoing learning and professional development.

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McGeechan and Murray join line up at Global Coaches House

GCH logoGlobal Coaches House
University of Strathclyde, Glasgow
Saturday 26 July to Saturday 2 August 2014

Former Scotland and British Lions Coach Ian McGeechan and current British Fed Cup captain Judy Murray join an impressive list of leading coaching exponents supporting an eight day celebration of coaching during the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.

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See us at Global Coaches House

GCH logoGlobal Coaches House
University of Strathclyde, Glasgow
Saturday 26 July to Saturday 2 August 2014

Following on from the success of the Global Coaches House at the 2012 London Olympic Games, the exercise is being repeated at the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.

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Coaches everywhere – join us for a free webinar

pat-duffy“The International Sport Coaching Framework”
Presented by Professor Pat Duffy
Wednesday, March 26th, 3.00pm GMT

The International Sport Coaching Framework marks a watershed in the history of coaching globally by providing an internationally recognised reference point for the development of coaches.

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Academic News, Books

New journal from Human Kinetics

ISCJHuman Kinetics is delighted to announce the launch later this month of a new journal. The International Sport Coaching Journal is the official journal of the Leeds-based, International Council for Coaching Excellence (ICCE) and the official coaching education journal of the American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance (AAHPERD).

With an editorial board composed of 10 professionals from six countries engaged in coaching, coaching education and coaching research, ISCJ is an all-inclusive medium that extends beyond the research community to encompass all coaches, both paid and unpaid, and full or part-time, with a view to expanding their knowledge in all facets of coaching.

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