“Intelligence is the ability to adapt appropriately to change”

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2019 Coaches Clinic

The 2019 Rend Coaches Clinic will be held at Colaiste Éanna on Saturday, July 27th, and is set to be a fantastic insight into coaching by a number of brilliant guest speakers including Erin Bracken, Ciarán Dunne, Patrick O’Neill and Paul Cummins. 

Topics include Building a Competitive Culture, Leadership Development, Replacing Drills with Small Sided Games and Building a National Cup Championship Team.

The upcoming clinic is the first clinic to come under the new Basketball Ireland endorsement system, which means that any coaches who attend the event and sign in on the day will be eligible to receive CPD (Continued Professional Development) points towards renewing their coaching license. There will be a maximum of 25 CPD points on offer on the day. For anyone who doesn’t attend the full clinic, they will receive 7 points for each full clinician they are there for.

To book your spot at the clinic, please reserve your place by emailing rendsportsacademy@gmail.com.

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imPACTT coaching – When less means more!

Is coaching less more effective in the long run? We’ve all seen coaches who have a presence on the court. A certain aura as they move around demanding, controlling, roaring instructions, giving feedback, constantly correcting skills and directing players from drill to drill. On the outset, it looks amazing. The coach seems to be in constant … Continue reading imPACTT coaching – When less means more!

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This section contains information that players, parents and coaches may find beneficial to them.

Coaches can find articles on various player development topics, tips on coaching, plays, drills and also links to websites that may be useful. Continue reading “Resources”

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