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Research Reviews

Serial Winning Coaches: People, Vision, and Environment

Clifford Mallett and Sergio Lara-Bercial

The Big Idea

The rub for these researchers is that the empirical basis for the vocation of sports coaching is seriously limited exactly at the time it is most needed.  The burgeoning growth of national and international high performance sports in the last few decades certainly calls for professional coaches.  It is a surprise then that the process of professionalising high performance coaches is still so little understood.  

The Research

What we know already about highly successful coaches?

Surveying the existing research on the practices...

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