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Understanding Fundamental Skills

In my previous post I discussed the importance of understanding what are the key factors for a performance requirement. Armed with that knowledge the ...

Human Kinetics Article of the Month

This month’s Human Kinetics article looks at the execution of the sprint start by looking at trunk kinematics. Participants wore a trunk-mounted iner...

Coach Education and the Role of the Public Intellectual

At the end of June I stepped down as Director of the Canadian Athletics Coaching Centre (CACC) to resume my role as a ‘normal’ academic within the Fac...

Save the Date: Speed / Power Conference

New Director Announced for Canadian Athletics Coaching Centre

EDMONTON – The Canadian Athletics Coaching Centre (CACC) and the Faculty of Physical Education and Recreation at the University of Alberta are pleased...