Self-organisation was a key process discussed at the Complex Systems in Sports Congress at Camp Nou in Barcelona. PDP’s James…

James Vaughan
James Vaughan
7 minutes

Constraints based learning and ecological dynamics are concepts that Player Development Project has promoted for a long time. Football coach…

Developing talent is a complex journey for both player and coach. Founder of TOVO Academy & regular PDP contributor, Todd…

Todd Beane
Todd Beane
2 minutes

Moments in sport can have a huge impact on a young athlete’s life. Founder of Changing the Game Project, John…

John O'Sullivan
John O'Sullivan
4 minutes

Game-based learning has enormous benefits in terms of decision-making and skill acquisition. PE Teacher, blogger and regular PDP contributor, Sporticus…

Sporticus
Sporticus
3 minutes

Despite all we know, size still matters in youth sport. Founder of TOVO Academy, Todd Beane discusses the challenge for…

Todd Beane
Todd Beane
2 minutes

Do you understand the context of your coaching environment? PDP contributor and associate lecturer at Oxford Brookes University, Ben Franks discusses the issues around…

Ben Franks
Ben Franks
4 minutes

What influence does sporting governance have on player development and the athlete environment? Mark Upton, founder of myfastestmile, discusses how…

Mark Upton
Mark Upton
2 minutes

Game sense, how do we develop it? PE Teacher & regular PDP contributor, Sporticus shares his innovative approach to PE…

Sporticus
Sporticus
5 minutes

Game management and understanding how to control a match are important elements for young players learning any sport. So how…

Ben Bartlett
Ben Bartlett
4 minutes