Coaching Volleyball For Dummies, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 0470533986
  • ISBN-13: 9780470533987
  • DDC: 796.325
  • Grade Level Range: 12th Grade +
  • 509 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2009 | Published/Released May 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2009

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Coaching Volleyball For Dummies teaches the fundamentals of volleyball and contains the proper progressions to help players master and apply their skills on the court. This book features a number of the sports best drills, maximizing the rate and quality of learning to help players and coaches get the most out of each practice session, as well as the rules and requirements.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
About the Authors.
Authors' Acknowledgments.
Contents at a Glance.
Table of Contents.
1: Getting Started Coaching Volleyball.
2: Teaching Volleyball to Children.
3: Building a Strong Foundation for a Successful Season.
4: The Rundown on Basic Volleyball Rules.
5: Getting in Sync with Your Players’ Parents.
6: Building Your Team.
7: Overseeing Your Team.
8: Running Fun-Filled Practices.
9: Making Game Day Memorable — for the Right Reasons.
10: Basic Training: Teaching Volleyball Fundamentals.
11: Racking up Points with Offensive Fundamentals.
12: Developing Defensive Fundamentals.
13: Fundamental Drills for Beginners.
14: Refining Your Coaching Strategies.
15: Taking Your Drills to the Next Level.
16: Net Gains: Zeroing in on Advanced Volleyball Skills.
17: Revving up the Offense.
18: Bolstering the Defense.
19: Stepping up the Offense.
20: Tightening the Defense.
21: The Extra Points.
22: Keeping Your Players Healthy and Injury Free.
23: Dealing with Common Coaching Challenges.
24: Coaching a Club Team.
25: The Part of Tens.
26: Ten Ways to Make the Season Memorable.
27: Ten Ways to Help Players Take Their Game to the Next Level.