It’s not just the coaching, culture plays a huge role, maybe bigger than the training program itself. Goes back to the whole nature vs. nurture debate, defined by Wikipedia as the relative importance of an individual’s innate qualities (“nature”) versus personal experiences (“nurture”). As coaches, we have a great responsibility to both train athletes with the best movements and in the right environment.
October 6, 2009
Point of the Day: Nature vs. Nuture