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TONY FAULKNER: COACHING WITH THE BRAIN IN MIND

Neuroscience is revealing how the brain operates in a high-performance culture. As sporting organisations around the globe constantly strive for a competitive advantage the skill set and performance of their coaches and managers has never been more important. Understanding the … Continue reading

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TOP STORIES OF THE MONTH

Interval training and Athletic Performance  Interval training involves alternating short, quick bursts of intense exercise with slower activities. This type of training uses the anaerobic system of the body during the high intensity effort and the aerobic system during the … Continue reading

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BRYAN DOO: PREPARING FOR A 16 MATCH MONTH

Living an NBA life seems glamourous, but what most don’t see is the grueling grind of what we in the NBA field call “make it through months”. These are the months that consist of 16 matches in 31 days, which … Continue reading

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MARK NESTI: WHAT A STRANGE FEW MONTHS WE HAVE JUST HAD

What a strange few months we have just had. Golfer Darren Clarke wins the Open and in cricket, England emerge on top of the world having been at the other end of the pyramid only just over 2 years ago. … Continue reading

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PROZONE ANALYSIS: THE LOAN PLAYER SYSTEM

England manager Fabio Capello recently called for Chelsea’s Josh McEachran – at 18-years-old one of this country’s brightest young talents – to seek a loan move away from Stamford Bridge in order to gain regular first-team football and further his … Continue reading

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What can you learn from the global business elite?

Over 350 Sporting Directors, Performance Directors, Coaches, Managers and those developing elite talent in the discussion around the lessons sport can learn from the world of business at Leaders in Performance on 5th and 6th October 2011 at Chelsea FC. … Continue reading

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