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If you demand respect before you will coach a particular gymnast or a whole class or from the whole team, psychologists have bad news for you. Respect can not be demanded. It can only be earned. Fear and intimidation can be demanded from (imposed on) younger gymnasts, by adult, especially male coaches, but not respect. […]
This is a challenge to all coaches to coach the sport the way it is supposed to be coached morally and scientifically.
While it has always been widely known that gymnasts often develop close friendships, especially when they have reached the team level, a 1996 scientific study by Wiess, Smith and Theeboom investigate the topic in depth. How To Win Friends One of the interesting aspects of the study is that it points the way for how […]
Subject: Daughter is nervous about crowded class Thanks for your help. Do you have any suggestions as to how to help her with this new change? First of all, we were not kidding at all about what we said before. Your daughter’s feelings and self-esteem are more important at this moment in time than anything […]
Subject: PLEASE ADVISE hey john, well i was really interested in that book but if you have others that would be ideal for me, that would be awesome as well, those new books you are making like the Secrets for Making Elite. i would love that but i would be too old for that now […]