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Coaching: Is it Art or Science?

Are you a scientist or more of an artist? Is coaching an art or a science? These were questions asked of UQ’s coaching and sports psychology research group last week and this post explores the possibility that science and accounting are hijacking football and slowly killing the art of coaching.

 

The simple answer to the art vs. science question is that coaching is an ever-changing mixture of both, but after a little digging some additional and pretty fundamental questions emerge. Precisely, what is the art of coaching and what...

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